The sixth edition of the African Power, Energy and Water Industry Awards took place on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 during the 19th annual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, in Cape Town, South Africa.

The Industry Awards brought together 500 of Africa’s most renowned power, energy and water industry professionals, many of them long standing attendees of African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.

All entries were judged by a panel of recognised Industry Experts and verified by an independent auditing firm, Mazars.

Congratulations to the winners!

Lifetime Achievement Award
Wondimu Tekle Sigo, Former State Minister, Mininstry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Ethiopia

Outstanding Contribution: Power
Jasandra Nyker, CEO, BioTherm Energy

Outstanding Contribution: Water
Andras Szollosi-Nagy, President of the Governing Board of the Sustainable Development Studies Institute, National University of Public Service

Power Service Provider of the Year
Ghana Grid Company Ltd

Water Service Provider of the Year
Lilongwe Water Board

Small Scale Renewable Energy Project <5MW
East Africa Power / Rubagabaga Hydro Power Limited

Sustainable Renewable Energy Project >10MW
Kathu Solar Thermal Power Plant

Young Leader Award
Astria Fataki, Founder and President, Energy Generation