1st Regional ACP-EU Energy Facility Seminar

Maputo – Mozambique

23-24 November 2009

Hotel VIP Grand Maputo
Maputo – Moçambique

Programme

Monday 23 November

Opening Session

Introductory speech
by H.E. Glauco Calzuola, Head of Delegation of the European Commission in Mozambique

Key Note Address
by H.E. Salvador Namburete, Minister of Energy, Mozambique

First Energy Facility

Progress and results till date
Presentation by Mr. Alexandre Serres, Delegation of the European Commission to Mozambique

Second Energy Facility

Launch of the 1st Call for Proposals in November 2009.
Presentation by Mr. Luis Hebrero Rodriguez, Energy Facility Unit
Questions and answers

Presentation of Energy Facility Achievements and Success Stories

Monitoring of the First Energy Facility’s Projects
Presentation by Annegrete Lausten, Danish Energy Management

Energy Facility project case stories
Three projects on Rural Electrification: Tete Districts Capitals (RETDC), Chibabava and Buzi Districts in Sofala Province, and in Cabo Delgado province, Mozambique. Electricidade de Moçambique. Presentation by Mr. Luis Amado, EdM (1 MB)

“Catalysing modern energy service delivery to marginal communities in Southern Africa”, Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Practical Action, formerly Intermediate Technology Development Group. Presentation by Mr. Lasten Mika, Practical Action (1.6 MB)

“Improved access to energy services in isolated rural areas of Mozambique by application of photovoltaic systems” and “Electrificaçao da Comunidade de Majana”, Mozambique. Fundo de Energia (FUNAE). Presentation by Mr. Miguel Diogo, FUNAE (3.5 MB)

« Red de centros de servicios energeticos basicos alimentados con sistemas fotovoltaicos basados en la mejora de servicios sociales basicos y en desarrollo de capacidades locales y la autogestion energetica para comunidades rurales aisladas de Mozambique », Mozambique. Consejo Interhospitalario de Cooperaciòn. Presentation by Mr. Pere Badia, Solar SEEDS (5.5 MB)

Discussion

Tuesday 24 November

Introduction
Promotion of good practices in preparation and launch of projects in the energy sector in ACP countries.

Preparation and funding of energy projects in ACP countries
Presentation by Mr. Morten Sondergaard, Danish Energy Management
Presentation by Mr. Abel Boane, FUNAE (1.8 MB)
Discussion

Indicators, Benchmarks and Technical Assistance
Presentation by Mrs. Annegrete Lausten, Danish Energy Management
Discussion

Feasibility studies
Presentation by Mr. Morten Sondergaard, Danish Energy Management
Presentation by Mr. Lasten Mika, Practical Action (3.8 MB)
Discussion

Procurement in Energy Projects
Presentation by Mr. Morten Sondergaard, Danish Energy Management
Presentation by Mr. Miguel Diogo, FUNAE
(1.7 MB)
Discussion

Incentives for using access to energy as promoter for development
Presentation by Mrs. Annegrete Lausten, Danish Energy Management
Presentation by Mr. Yamungu Botha, Concern Universal – Project: Msamala Sustainable Energy Project
Discussion

Structured Networking Forum

Sustainability and Replication beyond the end of the project
Presentation by Mrs. Annegrete Lausten, Danish Energy Management
Presentation by Mr. Daniel Guambe, Electricidade de Mozambique
Discussion

Seminar conclusions
By Mr. Sergio Piazzardi, Head of Section and Roads Policy and Institutional Issues, Delegation of the European Commission in Mozambique

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