“Energy Transition and the Implication on Energy Supply in DRC – CEC Perspective”: presentation by Owen Silavwe, Chief Executive Officer, delivered today at the DRC Mining Week Expo and Conference in Lubumbashi.

Highlights

  • As the world is increasingly concerned with climate change
  • Various stakeholders are moving forward with solutions to help with mitigation.
  • The energy sector has a big role to play in contributing to the reduction of carbon emissions.

Drivers of Energy Transition

  • Government regulation and policies that
    • Support decarbonization
    • Subsidised tariffs until renewables became competitive
  • Diversification of energy mix as a means to mitigate impacts of climate change e.g. investments in renewables such as solar
  • Companies signing up to standards that foster sustainable environment and development.
  • Companies are setting their net zero emission targets

Related download

CEC Presentation at Mining Week Expo and Conference 01-06-22.pdf