Addressing smart solutions for Africa: G3-PLC, the roll out

Harold-John Hayes, Technical Manager, Landis+Gyr, South Africa

Presentation: Experiences in the standardisation and use of G3PLC

Shawn Papi, Senior Advisor – Demand Side Management, Eskom Research, Testing & Development Business Unit, South Africa

Presentation: Recent advancement in G3-PLC and introducing G3-PL Hybrid

Kevin Jones, Principle Applications Engineer, Renesas Electronics Europe GmbH, United Kingdom

Panel discussion:

  • How is the perception of communication different in Africa, compared to other parts of the world?
  • What are the benefits of using G3-PLC in comparison to other communication tools?
  • How can other African countries leverage the expertise of Eskom in their own smart grid projects?
  • What is the affordability of a hybrid solution?

Digital Energy Festival
The following sessions are still available to watch on demand as part of the Digital Energy Festival for Africa:

   – African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa sessions, (now Enlit Africa) click here – FREE access
   – ESI Africa sessions, click here – FREE access
   – Oil & Gas Council sessionsclick here

The Digital Energy Festival for Africa in 2020 was hosted jointly by four of Clarion Events’ leading energy brands Africa Energy ForumAfrican Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa (now Enlit Africa) and the Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly and the leading energy journal ESI Africa providing six weeks of compelling content.