Jacob Flewelling

Jacob Flewelling

Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Manager US Trade & Development Agency

Jacob Flewelling is the U.S. Trade and Development Agency’s Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Manager, based in Johannesburg, South Africa since November 2015.  He serves as the lead for energy project preparation activities in South Africa and Lusophone Africa in addition to the transport and ICT sectors in southern Africa.  Jacob was previously a Country Manager at USTDA headquarters beginning in December 2008, working with both the Latin America and the Caribbean as well as the South Asia regional teams.  In this capacity, he had responsibility for business development, project preparation and evaluation, and supervision of all USTDA activities in his assigned countries.  Prior to joining USTDA, Jacob worked as an Investment Insurance Officer in the Africa and Latin America regions at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), beginning in May 2005.  Jacob earned a Master's degree in International Commerce and Policy from George Mason University and a Bachelor's degree in International Relations from the School of International Service at American University. 
 

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Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 14:45 To 15:30

11/05/2019 14:45 11/05/2019 15:30 Gas to Power Potential Across South Africa This session sets out to explore Gas to Power potential across South Africa. Our panel will first discuss the current national status and the key issues being dealt with, before giving an outlook on the G2P landscape, including:
 
  • Current licenses and pipeline structure inc. ROMPCO Pipeline
  • IPP: Status of Gas to Power Plans, RFQ/RFP Plans, energy planning & refinery directory
  • How will new supplies of unconventional natural gas affect coal-fired plants
  • Coal to cleaner energy conversion
National Showcase Theatre

National Showcase Theatre

"Gas to Power Potential Across South Africa"

Ajay Trikam Andri Hugo Haran Sivam Jabulani Sithole Jacob Flewelling
Time and date

Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 14:45 To 15:30

11/05/2019 14:45 11/05/2019 15:30 Gas to Power Potential Across South Africa This session sets out to explore Gas to Power potential across South Africa. Our panel will first discuss the current national status and the key issues being dealt with, before giving an outlook on the G2P landscape, including:
 
  • Current licenses and pipeline structure inc. ROMPCO Pipeline
  • IPP: Status of Gas to Power Plans, RFQ/RFP Plans, energy planning & refinery directory
  • How will new supplies of unconventional natural gas affect coal-fired plants
  • Coal to cleaner energy conversion
National Showcase Theatre
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National Showcase Theatre

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