The 2018 meeting in Abidjan was Officially Endorsed by:
Burkina Faso, Mali and Ghana Ministers of Energy joined TOTAL, CI-GNL, RLSF, APUA, ANARÉ and WAGPA at the Regional Energy Co-operation Summit which took place in Côte d’Ivoire 24-25 January.
With the participation of H.E Honourable Malick Alhousseini, H.E Honourable Professor Alfa Oumar Dissa, Ghana’s Ministry of Energy, Autorité Nationale de Régulation du Secteur de l'Electricité (Anaré), TOTAL, CI-GNL, Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF) and West Africa Gas Pipeline Authority Company (WAGPA), the Regional Energy Co-operation Summit, January 2018, established the roadmap for sustainable electricity trade in ECOWAS’ booming gas and energy markets.
RECS 2018 continued to offer a platform for public and private stakeholders and industry experts to stay up-to-date with upcoming projects and discover new strategies to unlock gas and power trading in West Africa. With the arrival of Côte d’Ivoire’s first LNG-import terminal, and ambitions to establish a regional hub for gas distribution, LNG industry leaders CI-GNL and TOTAL joined Director General Debo Barandao of WAGPA to discuss regional gas development.
Who normally Attends?
ECOWAS Energy Ministers, Government Representatives, Heads of Utilities, Regulators, power developers, technology providers, financiers and multilateral agencies from across West Africa attended the summit, discussing strategies to engage the private sector and multilaterals.
REASONS NOT TO MISS THE NEXT SUMMIT
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Programme For Infrastructure Development in West Africa
SEE THE OUTCOMES FROM THE 2017 MEETING
See what some of our participants had to say about the Summit: