2015-2016,Client: GVEP-International, Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya & Rwanda: Undertook terminal evaluation of the ‘Capital Access Renewable Energy’ (CARE2) project in Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya & Rwanda on behalf of GVEP-I. The project focuses on promoting access to capital for MSMEs in the region.
2016, Client: EU (SE4All/TAF), South Africa: Currently project manager on a European Union (SE4All/TAF) funded initiative offering technical assistance to South Africa’s Department of Energy & Eskom for the establishment of a non-grid energy authority within the country.
Developing toolkits and field guides supporting the successful establishment of thermal energy service delivery models in rural areas
2015-2017, Client: University College London, South Africa, Lesotho : Currently, in partnership with University College London, developing toolkits and field guides supporting the successful establishment of thermal energy service delivery models in rural areas. Project known as the Sustainable Thermal Energy Programme funded by DFID and others
Researched on a commissioned study investigating the sustainability of decentralized renewable energy systems in South Africa
2015-2016, Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa: Lead researcher on a commissioned study investigating the sustainability of decentralized renewable energy systems in South Africa. The research was contracted by the Department of Environmental Affairs (South Africa) and funded by DFID.
2015, Client: SouthSouthNorth, South Africa & Mozambique : Worked with SouthSouthNorth on a project definition document for DFID looking at energy access market based opportunities in Mozambique
2015, Client: World Bank, Uganda: Robert was the lead international consultant on a World Bank funded mission to review the Energy for Rural Transformation programme II (ERT II) in Uganda and develop an ERT III programme on behalf of the World Bank and Uganda’s Rural Electrification Agency.