Windaba Theme: Wind Power: Building Futures

A flagship SA Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) event, Windaba has established itself as Africa’s leading wind energy conference bringing together some 600 international and domestic decision makers and stakeholders that are active in the contemporary wind industry.

The ‘must-attend’ event provides a solution-focused platform for consideration of the challenges and opportunities for the established Wind power market.

This year, under the theme, ‘Wind Power: Building Futures’ SAWEA in proud partnership with the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) intends to host its most dynamic conference yet.

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Discussion Themes

What is the role of business in achieving sustainable development objectives? How can we as an industry achieve Transformation, inclusive growth and economic development? These key questions will form the basis of the discussion stream, Transformation at Windaba 2017.  Stakeholders to the emerging Wind market will engage in what will Read More
Power Sector Reform
The narrative of necessity for Power Sector Reform in South Africa’s has become dominant in our country’s energy discourse. This has become particularly pertinent against the backdrop of the of the Department of Energy’s long awaited update to its Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) and Integrated Electricity Plan (IRP). Lagging updates Read More
Energy Transition
Achieving the transition in South Africa presents a number of challenges relevant to other economies also seeking to grow power sector investment while meeting social and economic objectives. The 2017 conference programme, will again feature relevant and pertinent discussions for the sustainable Wind Power Market in South Africa. As the Read More