24 - 26 November 2020
CTICC, Cape Town

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ELECTRIC VEHICLES AND THE AFRICAN GRID: Panel discussion

25 Nov 2020
Strategic Conference - Future Cities

Panel: What are the key considerations for advancing Electric Vehicles (EV) and grid demand?

  • Who is responsible for designing and maintaining the grid for EV charging?
  • Setting up standards for EV adoption: what kind of standards are needed?
  • Should EV charging be grid-tied or off grid? Who decides?
  • How does demand affect the local municipal if you create grid-tied charging points?
  • Potential business opportunities around charging points;

 

 

Panelists:

  • Marco Rahner, Promotor for Smart Grid and Future Grids, Siemens, South Africa
Chairperson
Hiten Parmar, Director - uYilo eMobility Programme
Speakers
Marco Rahner, Promotor for Microgrids and Future Grids - Siemens Pty Ltd

FACTS AND FIGURES FROM AFRICAN UTILITY WEEK & POWERGEN AFRICA

  • 10000
    ATTENDEES
  • 82
    COUNTRIES
  • 82
    UTILITIES & MUNICIPALITIES
  • 360
    EXHIBITORS

 

 

Host Ministry

  • Ministry of Energy South Africa

Host Utility

  • Eskom

Municipal Leaders Forum Partners

  • SALGA
  • NTIYISO

Host City

  • Host City

Platinum Sponsor

  • Landis + Gyr
  • Conlog
  • Actom Pty Ltd

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Akilee
  • Nyamezela Metering (Pty) Ltd
  • Sqwidnet
  • Huawei Technologies Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Ntiyiso Consulting






 

CEO Forum Partners

  • Conlog
  • Eaton
  • Lucy Electric
  • Nyamazela
  • APUA
  • ALSF
  • Prime Alliance






 

Global Knowledge Partner

  • Enel Foundation

 

Host Publication

  • ESI Africa