Supporting Partners

The Enlit Africa Network

Below you will find our Host Publication, Media Partners and Associations that power Enlit Africa and who work closely with us for the benefit of your experience as attendees and exhibitors at our event.

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Host publication: ESI Africa

ESI Africa – Africa’s leading power and energy journal – is your impartial industry news desk, delivering the latest generation, transmission, distribution, and technical developments, along with breaking news and analysis on trending topics in both print and digital formats to readers across Africa and internationally.


ESI Africa Portfolio Includes

Online Platform is your one-stop-shop for breaking news from across Africa’s power, energy and water sectors. Get access to the latest tenders, technical white papers,  exclusive interviews and conference presentations. Join today so that you never miss a story that is affecting your business.


The magazine is a trusted and relied upon source of in-depth industry insight and analysis. Our journalists are prominent in the market and are respected for understanding the on-point issues facing utilities, energy providers and technology developers. You are invited to subscribe for a free print copy of the magazine, which covers the full electricity supply industry value chain and future outlook.

Digital Magazine

The digital version of the print magazine is an increasingly popular way to read our content. The mobile-friendly DigiMag can be downloaded to your PC, tablet or mobile phone. Read the latest issue now on the ESI Africa website.

Special publications

We publish special reports and journals on the people and projects impacting the African electricity sector. Our handbooks are valuable guides to the industry’s key movers and shakers who are shaping Africa’s energy future to include the most sustainable and efficient systems. Want to see your project featured or do you have a unique report you’d like to publish? Contact us today.


ESI Africa is a brand of Clarion Energy, a global business-to-business event organiser. The brand benefits from unique relationships with key industry events within the African energy portfolio including Enlit Africa, Africa Energy Forum (aef), and the CEO Forums taking place across the African continent. See our upcoming events here.


ESI Africa believes in the power of partnerships and works in collaboration with a number of key organisations, including:

  • Association of Power Utilities of Africa (APUA)
  • Power Institute for East and Southern Africa (PIESA)
  • Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE)
  • South African National Energy Association (SANEA)
  • South African Independent Power Producers Association (SAIPPA)
  • Sustainable Energy Society of Southern Africa (SESSA)
  • Chartered Institute of Government Finance Audit and Risk Officers (CIGFARO)
  • International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC)

Other Clarion Energy Media Partners

Smart Energy International

Smart Energy International

Smart Energy International is the global leader in delivering smart utility news and information to over 200 countries.

We reach those responsible for AMI and smart metering, data management, billing and customer services, on a worldwide basis. For 15 years we have been at the heart of the metering industry, trusted by the utilities and used by the engineers, specifiers, and real decision makers who have been responsible for roll out, implementation and maintenance. But that is not all. In line with changing global trends, we have expanded into the world of smart energy and half of each publication is devoted to smart grid technology, interoperability and integration, smart cities, homes, cars and regulation.

We offer multi-media opportunities that saturate the market with very high quality content, which means that for advertisers, you are sure to be seen by those who count. We have the world’s most powerful and up-to-date metering and smart energy database in the industry – over 100 000 – and each one of them receive the content rich publication bi-monthly.


Power Engineering International

Power Engineering International

Power Engineering International is the voice of the international power generation industry.

Power Engineering International examines the drivers that are changing the global power generation sector. It delivers up-to-date news and in-depth articles on industry trends, new technologies and cutting-edge projects impacting the global energy transition. It is a hub for thought leadership from industry experts who are shaping the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Power Engineering International is the official media brand of the highly respected international POWERGEN events, part of the Clarion Power & Energy Series. It has a wide range of marketing opportunities available to companies to build brand awareness, drive traffic, and generate leads.


Renewable Energy World

Renewable Energy World

Renewable Energy World was started in 1999 by a group of Renewable Energy professionals who wanted their work to relate to their passion for renewable energy. With this passion and the desire to create a long-term sustainable business, we have created perhaps the single most recognized and trusted source for Renewable Energy News and Information on the Internet.

At Renewable Energy World we do our best to provide you with access to Renewable Energy-focused news, case studies, technology trends, markets, companies and so much more.


Clarion Events is your business intelligence partner and event management company for Sub-Saharan Africa. We provide world class trade-exhibitions & conferences, industry publications & multimedia resources, and business training programmes to help you expand your operations and achieve your business ambitions.

Clarion’s Energy portfolio covers power generation, transmission and distribution, through to capital markets and investment through to resource extraction and processing in both mature and emerging geographies.

Media Partners

Each year we partner with leading industry titles to bring together senior-level decision makers from sectors in the power, energy and water industry. Keep up to date with the latest industry news and trends by subscribing to these leading media titles plus pick up a free copy of their publications in the Media Lounge at the 2021 event.




Supporting associations play a valuable role within our partners portfolio. Our associations are key to ensuring our event is shared with the right audience through specialised organisations’ distribution channels and via a trusted body of professional members. If you're a member of our association partners, get in touch to find out special member benefits at Enlit Africa 2021.



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Host Ministry

  • Mineral resources & energy

Host Utility

  • eskom-logo

Host City

  • City-of-Cape-Town

Municipal Leaders Forum Partners

  • Ntiyiso
  • Salga-logo

Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog
  • Actom Pty Ltd

Silver Sponsor

  • Nyamezela
  • Ntiyiso Consulting
  • Hauwei
  • Akilee

CEO Forum Partners

  • Conlog
  • Eaton
  • Lucy Electric
  • Nyamezela
  • Oracle Utilities
  • Prime Alliance
  • Apua Asea

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

Initiate Supporting Partners

  • Sarebi

Host Publication

  • ESI Africa