Botswana Renewable Energy Expo 2013

Event date: 6 August 2013 - 8 August 2013

City: Gaborone
Country: Botswana
Venue: Botswana Conference and Exhibition Center
Website: Botswana Renewable Energy Expo 2013

Description: The Botswana Renewable Energy Expo 2013 is hosted by Africa Sustainable Energy Association and organised by Mathesis Consulting. The event was scheduled to take place in June and has been postponed to 6th – 8th August 2013 at the Botswana Conference and Exhibition Center Fairgrounds  under the theme “Increasing Energy Capacity with Sustainable renewable sources”.

The event will feature an impressive line-up of local and international speakers, delegates and exhibitors, who will gather to debate a new energy future for Botswana.

BREE 2013 takes place in partnership with Africa Sustainable Energy Association, Southern Africa Alternative Energy Association, as well as numerous other local and multinational organizations, like Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP), Africa Renewable Energy Alliance, ADB, and World Bank, Clean Energy Business Council from both the public and private sectors. This years event is expected to attract more than 4,000 renewable energy power professionals and exhibiting companies from all over the World.

The objective of the Botswana Renewable Energy Expo is to:
• Create a platform for all stakeholders to network and transfer knowledge and skills.
• Raise awareness and educate the public about renewable energy sources and climate change in Botswana and the World.
• Showcase both local and international initiatives and technologies that are at the forefront of renewable energy and climate change resilience.
• Mobilise Consumers across all sectors to act on climate change in all aspects of their lives. Create a platform for Business, Government and NGO’s to showcase Renwabale Energy solutions and climate change initiatives and technologies.

BREE is designed to enable participants stay abreast of developments and highlight issues affecting the energy industry and further highlight technologies, strategies and policies covering the wind, solar, biofuel, hydrocarbon, geothermal, ocean/tidal/wave, Agriculture, environment, finance, and hydrogen in Botswana.