4th ARE Energy Access Investment Forum: Integrating Remote Communities into Economies


Catania, Italy


Grand Hotel Villa Itria Via Antonio Aniante, 3 95029 Viagrande - Catania, Italy


RES4Africa and RECP



The annual ARE (Alliance for Rural Electrification) Forum has become the key event in spring where the clean energy off-grid sector gathers together to learn more about upcoming new support schemes and initiatives by the public sector as well as the latest industry trends and product and service innovations from the private sector.

The ARE Forum in 2018 is organised in collaboration with RES4Africa and RECP and is the meeting place for 300+ participants from all over the world to identify and get introduced to the most interesting actors to present their own business proposals.

The Forum will be divided into three days, from the 13th to the 15th of March, and offers a diverse agenda:

  • Day 0: ARE Project Finance Round Table (17.30 – 19.00)
  • Day 1: Conference Day & ARE Awards 2018 (Side event: DG DEVCO Workshop on the Energy Digital Nexus)
  • Day 2: RECP Business Matchmaking
  • Day 3: Site visit to 3SUN Factory, Passo Martino Innovation Hub and Winch Energy’s Remote Power Uni

To find more information about the event and registration, please click HERE