Tuesday, August 22, 2017
02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Expo Center Norte, White Pavillon
Workshop Room, Ground Floor
Latin America: Outlook on Renewable Off-Grid Energy
Smart Renewable Energy: Industrial Micro/Mini-Grid Concepts & Technologies / PV / Storage Systems
Renewable Energies and Their Role in Rural Development
Building on our established partnerships with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and with Intersolar, ARE will organise and implement a half-day information and mobilisation Workshop on Off-Grid Rural Electrification on 22 August 2017 (14:00 - 17:30) to bring energy access to the next level in LAC. After a key note speech from IDB, invited high-level speakers from the public and private sector including IDB, OLADE and Endev as well as Fundacion Acciona, Generaciones Fotovoltaica de la Mancha Iberdrola, Practical Action, Trama TecnoAmbiental will be invited to share their experiences and know-how.
In addition, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and ARE have expressed their interest to work together with the common objective to promote SEforALL targets. The half-day information and mobilisation workshop will also serve as a platform to collect case studies in the region for a joint publication which will address innovative business models for clean energy access (private sector) and key recommendations for best working regulatory frameworks (public sector) for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Participation Fee: R$100. Workshop language is English only.