Digital Energy Festival for Africa
The integration of distributed resources to the electricity network opens an opportunity for utilities to move to digitisation.
El Sewedy Electrometer was among the meter providers that contributed in Egypt's mass meter project, deploying a total of 63,000 meters.
Business and markets
When you move into a new business space when doing business in Africa, you have to learn that corporate culture.
The importance of and opportunities surrounding the delivery of solar power to displaced communities in Africa is linked to the broader goal of closing the energy gap.
It is also a key part of the project to ensure that Koeberg complies with the National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) requirements for life extension.
Based on the success of the technology, G3-PLC has become the de facto PLC technology that is used within Eskom.
Utilities turn to digitisation not just to keep up with a world stepping onto the fourth industrial revolution, but because it makes business sense.
Regulation is currently the largest barrier to scale: without radical improvement in the regulatory process it will take 140 years for regulators to approve the 140,000 minigrids needed to reach universal electrification, says the COO of AMDA, Jessica Stephens.
Spying on illegal connection thieves via drones, geo-location apps to call out meter-tampering, and viable EVs are in Cape Town's digital toolbox.