Venue: Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
The outlook is strong for the 7th Power and Energy Africa, an international power and energy expo for East Africa scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 29 to 31 May 2018 at Kenyatta International Convention Centre. With just about 2 months to go, before the opening of the 3-day event, exhibitor participation has been very positive with almost 90% of the targeted 200 exhibitors already showing their commitment. The international participation from countries such as China, Germany, India, Turkey etc has been quiet remarkable and has added to richness of this year’s exhibits.
The exhibition will spread over 15 product categories i.e New and Renewable Energy, Captive and Co-Generation Plants, Power Transmission Equipment, Insulators, Transmission & Distribution Equipment, Geo Thermal, Transformers to name a few.
Participants will include Holzenergie Wegscheid GmbH a German based developer/manufacturer will showcase wood gasifiers for energy production; from India we have Triveni Turbine Limited displaying their Industrial Steam Turbines; Cyber Energy Co. Ltd the Chinese front runners for UPS Technology and Kenya’s very own Icop Cyber Energy Co. Ltd owner Kenya Ltd will display and promote their energy efficiency equipment & services. Besides these we will see many more leading manufactures their respective categories.
Running concurrently will be Solar Africa 2018, showcasing products and equipment specific to this industry. The event will consist of over 60 exhibitors displaying their latest wares to thousands of traders and buyers from Middle East, Africa, Asia and other continents. Spreading over 15 product categories that include Solar Technology and Manufacturing, Project Installations, Solar Panels, Storage/Batteries, Solar Water Heaters, this event will be a site to witness the vital part of a growing technology.
Participants will include Orb Energy Kenya Ltd, Kenya; Waaree Energies Ltd, India; Allied Plumbers Ltd, Kenya; Europe Solar Innovation Co. Ltd, Japan; Hbl Power Systems Ltd,India; Forlink Ventures Pvt. Ltd, India and many more.
The event will also laureate the most innovative products at the expo with awards and felicitation. It will be judged by the organizers and supporting organizations such as the EACCIA, Town and County Planners Association of Kenya and the Ministry of Energy and Petroleum.
Media Manager, Expogroup, Joel D’Silva said “Exhibitors capitalize on the international attendance at Power and Energy Africa to expand their business relations, we also expect this year’s event to bring a further rise in the number of international visitors. Power and Energy Africa is the unrivalled trade fair highlight in 2018, it provides an outstanding opportunity to present ourselves to an international audience with innovative products and a new trade fair appearance. We look forward to a successful event.” comment