Event Details

SABIA invites you to:

VISION 2030 - building a sustainable Southern African Biogas Association

Join leading Industry Stakeholders in discussing key aspects of the Southern African Biogas Industry, and the levers towards building a sustainable sector in the next decade.

Key themes that will be explored in this event will be:

• SA Biogas Landscape

• Addressing a just transition through Biogas

• Perspectives from Government and Private Sector

• Financing Biogas Projects - the Investor perspective

• Off takers and their requirements


10:00 AM - 10:05 AM
Welcome and Introduction (SABIA)
10:05 AM - 10:25 AM
Presentation on the role of SABIA going forward (SABIA - Alberto Borello)
SABIA’s Industry strategy and focus areas
10:25 AM - 10:45 AM
Government perspective on Biogas (DFFE - Dr. Jenitha Badul)
Creating an enabling environment for advancing closed loop systems: Biogas to Energy Generation
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
GEF/UNIDO on the work done and way forward (UNIDO - Alois Mhlanga)
Presentation outlining the project and the next steps
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Project opportunities in SA (UNIDO - Nokwazi Moyo)
Summary of what the project has achieved and what is needed in the next phase of the SA industry evolution?
11:20 AM - 11:35 AM
Coffee Break
11:35 AM - 11:55 AM
Global investment trends in Biogas (Charlotte Morton - WBA president)
Presentation by World Biogas Association
11:55 AM - 12:30 PM
Presentation on the SA Biogas Landscape - investment perspective (Yaseen Salie)
Integrated financing and investment strategy for the biogas and water to energy sectors in South Africa.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
SABIA Value Proposition and Membership (SABIA - David Cornish)
Why join SABIA
1:45 PM - 2:10 PM
Financial Institution presentation (Standard Bank - Berrie de Jager)
Biogas development - a bankers view
2:10 PM - 2:35 PM
Financial Institution presentation (DBSA - Fa Mulumba)
The role of project preparation in the development of biogas projects.
2:35 PM - 2:45 PM
Coffee break
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Panel discussion (Q&A session)
Standard Bank
3:30 PM - 3:35 PM
Thanks and closing
3:35 PM - 4:50 PM
Networking event


Balailaka Hotel

Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa

If you have any questions please contact Gordon Ayres

Contact Organizer

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