On 25 February 2023 Cape Town will host an ABB FIA Formula E World Championship Cape Town E-Prix event for the first time in sub-Saharan Africa.
This is preceded by E-Fest Cape Town, a week of special events, festivities, and entertainment created to celebrate sustainability, alternative e-mobility, and renewable energy solutions. Created by e-Movement, E-Fest is a tangible legacy of promoting South Africa’s alternative energy and e-mobility solutions, driving the vision of a cleaner, more sustainable future in South Africa and on the African continent.
The Cape Town E-Prix, and it’s supporting 10-day E-Fest, will serve as a celebration of Go Green Africa, a shared mission founded by organizations committed to playing a meaningful role in helping to accelerate Africa’s transition to a “Green Economy” in a just and inclusive way.
- 10 Year commitment
- Initial focus on South Africa with plans to then expand across Africa
- Founding Partner Pledge to:
- Implement Decarbonization Strategies
- Innovate to accelerate Green Economy Transition
- Educate, Inspire and Empower Stakeholders to embrace the Green Economy Transition
- Collaborate with Go Green Africa Partners
E-Movement (Pty) Ltd is an empowered, rights-holding business that uses events to advocate for renewable energy and e-mobility solutions. We secure rights for an emerging class of events that utilize electric vehicles to create live experiences & packaged content. We partner with brands embracing the future of electric mobility and renewable energies to develop tailored corporate brand activations across our properties.
E-Movement comprises a group of private investors including B&B Media, UK AIM-listed Live Company Group plc and redPanda Software (Pty) Ltd.