Issue 5
2017
Whether your interest is in metering, transmission, distribution, finance, generation or disruptive technology, edition 5 2017 of ESI Africa holds expert content to keep you abreast of developments. Edition 5 of ESI Africa uncovers recommendations to boost Cameroon’s economic growth and presents a candid report addressing obstacles in Uganda’s energy profile. For the energy and power enthusiast, there are articles on advanced technology for CSP applications, thoughts on developing the ideal smart grid for Africa, and mitigating risks when investing in African power projects.
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Dark days lie ahead for any utility that ignores the tide of change, as there is no doubt that smart micro-grids are the way forward to secure low carbon generation, increase electrification rates and keep the cost of electricity within everyone’s budget.
- Nicolette Pombo-VanZyl - Editor
Cover feature
Transformer sector knowledge proves invaluable
T&D
Back to basics for HV, MV and LV switchgear in power systems
Metering
Developing the ideal smart grid for Africa
Women in energy
Tine Henriksen, Bertha Centre for Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship