EVENTS | 19 JANUARY 2021 Absa Insights Power Utilities and Infrastructure Click here to register for the webinar Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Insights and Events > Absa Insights Power Utilities and Infrastructure SHARE Absa Insights Power Utilities and Infrastructure Consider this. Right now, despite our abundance of alternative energy sources and natural resources, there are 600 million people across Africa who do not have access to electricity. With sufficient reserves of gas, solar, wind, biomass and water, we urgently need to identify a way to rapidly harness these resources, to create an enabling environment for these projects to come online and drive economic activity. As a bank, Absa is committed to a sustainable future for our continent through empowering our clients to make smarter business decisions. This is why we are proud to present the third instalment of our Insights Series for 2020: a comprehensive look at the Power Utilities & Infrastructure Sector and how we are on the brink of a revolution when it comes to long-term power security. Click here to register for the webinar https://cib.absa.africa/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/file_example_MP3_700KB.mp3 Latest insights A look at the factors driving infrastructure projects across the continent today. POWER, UTILITIES AND INFRASTRUCTURE Energy and Infrastructure: The African economic multiplier Forward thinking investors and entrepreneurs in the African energy sector will deliver significant downstream benefits for the continent in the coming years. POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS Absa Insights Series: The future of renewable energy is bright The untapped potential of Africa’s treasure trove of natural wealth presents its beneficiaries with a prosperous future, if exploited. POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS Absa Insights Series: Coal to gas shift – a major step toward energy stability in SA The market exists and, so does the technology – the question is, who is capable of operating energy storage in South Africa? POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS Absa Insights Series: Energy is the gatekeeper to a prosperous future Tackling Africa’s energy crisis starts with policymakers and evidence shows that they’re not moving fast enough. POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS Absa Insights Series: The race to win the battle of energy storage is on Wherever there is a problem, there is a solution and in the energy sector, a solution is an opportunity POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS Spin-off benefits from Mozambique’s gas market development for SA Absa's Colin King and Bhavtik Vallabhjee discuss the positive impact of natural gas investments. POWER, UTILITIES & INFRASTRUCTURE INSIGHTS How South Africans could REIPPP the benefits of renewable energy Colin King and Bhavtik Vallabhjee how investors are focusing on renewable energy.