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 AM - 10:05 AM
Welcome and Introduction (SABIA)
10:05 AM - 10:20 AM
Presentation on the role of SABIA going forward (SABIA - Alberto Borello)
SABIA’s Industry strategy
The lessons learned from other countries
Strategic focus areas for SABIA
10:20 AM - 10:35 AM
Government perspective on Biogas (DFFE - Janita Badul)
What is government's strategy in the energy mix for Biogas?
10:35 AM - 10:50 AM
GEF/UNIDO on the work done and way forward (UNIDO - Alois Mhlanga)
Presentation outlining the project and the next steps
10:50 AM - 11:05 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?
11:05 AM - 11:20 AM
Global investment trends in Biogas (Charlotte Morton - WBA president)
Presentation by World Biogas Association
11:20 AM - 11:30 AM
Coffee Break
11:30 AM - 12 PM
Presentation on the SA Biogas Landscape - investment perspective (Yaseen Salie)
Summary of GreenCape work
12 PM - 12:20 PM
Role of Biogas in the Hydrogen Economy - opportunities for the industry
Role of biogas in the Hydrogen Economy
12:20 PM - 12:35 PM
Role of Biogas from a Sustainability perspective
Sustainability strategy – biogas opportunities for the industry
12:35 PM - 12:45 PM
SABIA's Role and Structure going forward (SABIA)
Workgroups, Key issues, Structure
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 1:40 PM
SABIA Value Proposition and Membership (SABIA - David Cornish)
Why join SABIA
1:40 PM - 1:55 PM
Financial Institution presentation (Berrie de Jager - Standard Bank)
How the banks see the sector in terms of investment
1:55 PM - 2:10 PM
Financial Institutio (Green Fund/Green Climate Fund)n presentation
How the banks see the sector in terms of investment
2:10 PM - 2:25 PM
Off taker presentation (City Power)
What are municipalities seeking to achieve? What problem are they seeking to resolve?
2:25 PM - 2:45 PM
Coffee break
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Panel discussion (Q&A session)
3:30 PM - 3:35 PM
Thanks and closing
3:45 PM - 5 PM
Networking event


Balailaka Hotel

Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa

If you have any questions please contact Alberto Borello

Contact Organizer

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