ENERGY FOR COMMERCE SEMINAR AGENDA

 

This intensive seminar provides businesses with ideas and models for building your own energy assets, making the move cost effective as well as how you can attract investment for such builds. Expert advice and strategy will be given around overcoming the challenges of considering new power sources and how microgrids can contribute to savings for industrial users.

Location: Energy for Commerce Seminar Theatre

 

 

MAR 26
TIME
SESSION TITLE
10:30 Bypassing red tape – ideas and models for business to build and own energy assets
11:00 How to save costs by changing your lighting solutions - Eddy Mokobodi , Sakisa Lighting, Director
11:30 Successful energy efficiency projects implemented in the commercial environment - Braam Dalgleish , Energy Manager, Standard Bank
12:00 Data 101 – a simple approach to using data to save on energy costs - Johan Durand , Environment Sustainability Manager,  Netcare
12:30 How industry can attract investment to own build projects
13:00 Towards a Gas economy: Why business should switch to natural gas - Sandisiwe Ncemane, Project Development Manager, COEGA
13:30 Taking hybrid performance to the next level by integrating battery storage technology
14:00
Big business panel discussion: How the energy transition will impact your business operations - Justin Schmidt, ABSA
- 1 members from CSIR
- 2 members from (EWSETA) START-UP 7&8
15:00 Case study: Innovative energy solutions from key industrial sectors - Paul Ranamane, CEO, Opal Mining
15:30 Real-world applications that can help you be more energy efficient - Amanda Muchedzi, BDM, Innovation Hub
16:00 Bottom-line savings: Microgrid applications for industrial users

 

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MAR 27
TIME
SESSION TITLE
10:30 Case study: Innovative energy solutions from key industrial sectors Khuthala Somdaka, project development officer, COEGA
11:00 How can business achieve energy savings across multiple sites or buildings? Edwin Mavhungu, Vice President, ABSA Capital
11:30 Embedded generation: why medium sized businesses should consider this power source
12:00 Fuel cell and hydrogen technology for business: a case study by Gold Fields
12:30 Panel discussion: We did it! Want to know more about how we saved on our electricity bill? Terrance Chetty, Group Energy Manager, Denel
13:30 Preferred business models for investing in renewable energy options
14:00 How to change your energy strategy in light of power cost pressures – what business can learn from mid-tier mines
14:30 Improving basic power infrastructure as a means to secure future profits
15:00 How to power a remotes site, as well as the architectural strategies to successfully do so - Sundeep Jivan, Architect, SAJ Architects
15:30 Factoring in diesel fuel price risk into your power plans
16:00 Challenges when considering new power options

 

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