Minigrid market in Q1 2022, holding energy predictions up to the light

It’s an end of year tradition for markets to take a cutthroat review of developments while seeking to predict the year ahead.


These predictions are usually accurate, based on facts, historical data and intrinsic knowledge. Along with a pinch of gut feeling.


With Q1 behind us, how are some of the 2022 predictions I made last year faring?


One area, titled The Giraffe, predicted that industry reports would focus on the minigrid, off-grid and smart applications space. Furthermore, the information would position these as valuable markets for local and international companies to explore.