Published: 12 April 2018 12 April 2018
The World Wind Energy Association WWEA and the Malifolkecenter Nyetaa MFC, together with the Institute for Sustainable Energy Policies Japan ISEP, will host the 2nd World Community Power Conference WCPC2018 in Bamako, Mali, from 8-10 November 2018. The event will bring together large numbers of national, regional and international community power stakeholders to provide a launch pad for the community power concept in Africa, in line with the main theme Community Power for a Renewable Future.
The WCPC2018 hosts invite community energy stakeholders from around the world to join the discussion on how to maximise the benefits of renewable energy for all human beings, with a special focus on unserved areas in Africa. The official conference language will be English and French, participation will be free of charge.
Abstracts are invited on the following topics:
- Community Power: Business Models – Bankable Projects
- National Support Schemes for Community Power
- Community Power and International Frameworks: SDGs, Paris Agreement & NDCs, Green Climate Fund and beyond
- Adapted Technologies
- Integrated Energy Concepts and Sector Coupling
- Renewable Energy and Agriculture
- Capacity Building
All abstracts should be written in English or French, be concise and clearly state results, objectives or key components of the paper – as well as the topic to which it belongs. They should not exceed 500 words and should contain a list of key words. Abstracts should be submitted before 15 June 2018 online on www.conference.community