Title:Making electricity safe and accessible: insights from an award-winning electrical products manufacturer in ME&A
Summary:Himel, an electrical products manufacturer with global reach ensuring safe access to electricity to millions of homes and businesses in the Middle East and Africa, opens a thought-provoking discussion on making high-quality electrical products affordable for everybody. Shrinivas Chebbi, the Global Head of Himel Business throws light on how switching to safer electrical infrastructure and smart homes is a need for safer living and working places. In addition, other industry experts will discuss the concept of value engineering and how to make affordable homes more accessible.
Title:Wind Energy in Middle East and North Africa
Summary:The wind energy sector across the MENA is set to grow exponentially in the coming years as governments seek to boost energy security through diversification. The growing pipeline of planned green hydrogen projects and interconnection projects across the region will ensure that renewable energy capacity will grow at a rapid rate, even once domestic energy requirements and targets are met. The webinar will cover:
- Energy storage - a look at the latest technologies becoming available for storing energy produced from wind turbines
- MENA wind energy landscape - development potential, successful delivery of projects, challenges and opportunities
- Prospects for Saudi Arabia - planned and potential projects in the region's largest utilities sector
- Financing - how are wind energy projects being financed across the region?
- Green hydrogen is emerging as a key priority for countries across the MENA region - what opportunity will this offer for the development of wind energy?
Title:Why use PowerGen remote management? A practical approach
Summary:Remote management is becoming the new norm for handling PowerGen installations. During this webinar, we will address the top 5 practical uses of remote management and dive into how they benefit your business.
Title:Saudi Arabia's Renewable Energy Opportunity
Summary:One of the world's leading oil producers and exporters, Saudi Arabia has committed to 50% renewable power by 2030 and has already been devising tremendous plans to switch from a major oil and gas economy to forging a greener world. The Kingdom's vision can be achieved faster through more investments in solar, wind and clean hydrocarbon technology ventures, which is what we aim to highlight through this webinar. The webinar will cover:
- The socioeconomic, environmental and indirect economic impact of renewables
- Capacity for integrating renewables into the existing power systems
- Analysing the factors affecting the energy mix
- Opportunities for investments in the region and how to leverage on alternate energy while gradually shifting away from fossil fuels
Title:Delivering Clean Energy Projects in Africa
Summary:Africa could meet nearly a quarter of its energy needs from indigenous and clean renewable energy by 2030. But reaching these targets needs support through government policies and regulations and subsequent financing and investment opportunities. The webinar will cover:
- Need and importance of international co-operation to accelerate Africa's integration of Clean Energy Projects
- Current investment scenario and stimulus packages to attract private sector
- Stimulating the hydro, solar and wind energy potential on the continent
- Government policies, regulations, and initiatives to explore the true potential of the region
- Is Africa in line with the SDG goal for 2063?
Title:Doble F8000 Power System Simulators
Summary:Doble Engineering Company is very excited to be bringing you our next generation F8000 Power System Simulators. These new instruments are built on a flexible, modular platform that supports digital, conventional, or hybrid protection testing. The F8000-series instruments are designed to meet the protection testing needs that you have today and to grow with you as your needs evolve.
Title:Identification Solutions for Utilities & Renewable Energy Industries
Summary:Visual Workplace is a lean concept that emphasizes putting critical information at the point of use for improved efficiency and safety. Waste is often caused by information gaps, employees simply not knowing the best way to get the job done. Instead time is wasted searching, waiting, retrieving and redoing work. Brady can help you create a safer and more compliant workplace.
Title:72 Years of Innovation at Fluke
Organised by Energy & Utilities
In Association with Fluke
Summary:Fluke Corporation has been a market leader in the test and measurement space since 1948. In the last 72 years, Fluke has expanded the product range offered to customers to cover all aspects of proactive maintenance for electrical, mechanical and instrumentation assets in various vertical markets. The Fluke industrial group product portfolio of over 1,250 available tools assist industrial asset management teams worldwide to optimise assets condition assessment. Fluke Corporation has 1,497 active patents on new technologies as part of a constant innovation focus to keep the world up and running. The founder, Sir John Fluke always said that "the customer should get a little bit more that they have paid for".Fluke products are built to the highest standards of quality and customers know that Fluke tools are safe, robust and easy to use.
Title:Accelerating Development by Providing Financing Solutions to the African Utilities Market
- How are the governments working towards guiding the nations towards “Universal Energy Access to All” by 2030?
- What can be done to minimise or eliminate barriers and major obstacles to attracting investors and funds in the region?
- Is scaling up private investment the response to all concerns?
- Is green financing an option for the African Market?
- Tools in financing that could make investing in the region exciting and enticing
Duration:1 hour, 2 minutes
Title:Smart Grids and Digitalisation in Africa
- Choosing the best partner and latest technology to lead countries in this grid modernisation journey and overcoming factors hindering progress
- Usage of smart metering as the solution to multiple energy challenges
- Building distributed energy capabilities in order to maximise energy availability and usage
- Developing energy storage solutions in areas of abundant generation
- How investing in smart metering is paving the way for further injection into the T&D of infrastructure and generation
Title:Promoting the Integration of Women in Energy
- Is the energy sector providing enough opportunities to women in the region?
- How successful women can provide relevant guidance on mentoring and supporting the younger generation
- Are talent acquisition leaders working hard enough in attracting female talent?
- Redefining how the future with gender diversity would look like
Title:Regulatory Aspects of Renewable Energy in Africa - Government Initiatives, Developments and the Future Roadmap
- How far have the governmental policies moved in terms of promoting renewable energy within the continent of Africa?
- Utilisation of underused renewable energy resources such as wind, solar, geothermal and biomass
- Are there enough developmental opportunities within the renewable space within Africa?
- How would hybrid power generation stations work in the region?
- Are the governmental efforts enough to reach Vision 2030 - Making Energy Accessible to All?
Duration:1 hour, 4 minutes
Title:Tiger Pro Modules and Their Impact on Levelized Cost of Energy
Summary:With the global development of PV technology and new trends, Jinko Solar has recently unveiled its new Tiger Pro modules adding to its portfolio an innovation that has proven to be the most effective solution to reduce levelized costs of energy (LCoE) and increase the Investment Rate of Return (IRR) of PV systems, offering substantially improved energy yield. The new PV module is an upgrade to the Tiger modules with an upgrade to the cell size. The module has two editions of 72 and 78 cells of TR technology, which helps reduce significantly the cell gap, as well as lower the electricity cost and improve the system compatibility, It also comes in monofacial or bifacial editions with either glass-glass or glass-transparent back sheet options in order to comply with any requirements and trackers.
Duration:1 hour, 2 minutes
Title:A Closer Look at the Potential for the Rooftop and Distributed Solar Markets in the GCC
Summary:The push for the development of solar energy in the GCC is underway, with the region's governments and utilities having set some of the most ambitious clean energy targets in the world. The region is also playing a key role in driving down the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar, with projects across the region continuing to set numerous records for low tariffs. However, much of the progress to date has been on large-scale utility solar projects. While these projects will play an important part in developing significant generation capacity in the coming years, if the region's utilities are to meet their ambitious long-term clean energy targets then they will need to ensure robust regulatory frameworks and policies for the development of rooftop and distributed solar capacity.
Duration:1 hour, 5 minutes
Title:Flattening the Climate Curve: Monetizing the Sun
Summary:This webinar offers all you need to know before you embark on your investments into solar energy. Right from identifying the best solar energy investment to knowing the most appropriate financing option for your solar venture, the webinar offers great insights about these steps and will prepare you with the necessary tools to undertake a profitable solar project. Also, the webinar will help prospective investors in identifying the source of support from government agencies, overcoming investor concerns and much more. So, why wait any longer? Join the webinar as you strive towards realising a profitable solar energy investment!
Duration:1 hour, 23 minutes
Title:Renewable Energy in Utilities: Global Outlook, Local Action
Summary:As the world is reeling from a pandemic, there have been direct or indirect effects to almost all the industries. The energy industry too is experiencing unprecedented and far reaching effects with the prevalence of cost reduction, innovation and the changes in policy frameworks. The changes have thus pushed embracing renewables even further. Climate change and sustainable development are higher on the list of priorities for many countries and thus renewable energy transition has been gaining momentum across the globe. The United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all has led to further action in the energy mix for power generation. In the coming years, more and more countries are gearing to shift towards renewable energy sources in order to meet their end-user requirements. This session explores the best practices across the globe in various aspects of renewable energy power generation, heading from policies, to infrastructure requirements to future roadmaps. Hence providing a 360 degrees overview on the Renewable Power Generation Arena.
Duration:1 hour, 21 minutes
Title:GCC Focus: The key drivers and trends in the GCC energy sector post-pandemic
Summary:With the world facing an unprecedented challenge in the face of the Covid-19 outbreak and oil prices expected to fall to their lowest price in a decade, there are concerns that the global push for integrating renewables into energy systems across the globe may face significant challenges. Energy & Utilities is bringing together some of the key figures in the region's energy sector to discuss the possible implications of Covid-19 on the Middle East and North Africa's ambitious clean energy programmes, and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for delivering renewable energy projects.This webinar will explore the outlook of energy and utilities in the GCC and the future of projects and investments in the next 5 - 10 years.
Duration:1 hour, 16 minutes
Title:Configurations and Applications of Solar Electric Systems
Summary:The solar market is thriving as lower module prices make PV systems more cost effective and a reliable power supply in more and more applications. There are a wide variety of PV system types, ranging from small PV-direct, to stand-alone, to diesel-hybrid systems, grid-connected, and village micro-grids. During this one hour webinar the components, power flows, configurations, and common applications for each system type will be examined.
Duration:1 hour, 15 minutes
Title:The ASEAN Electric Vehicle Outlook 2020
Summary:As opportunities and electric vehicles (EV) technologies explode, the emerging markets with highest growth potential are ASEAN. Thailand is the first country in ASEAN to offer incentives for EV manufacturers and tax reductions on sales of their cars. With the ambitious S-curve policy to promote new industries aims to put 1.2 million EVs on roads by 2036 and over 7,000 charging stations in a few years. Indonesia is targeting for EVs to account for 20% of its production by 2025. ASEAN countries also have plans to manufacture batteries for electrified vehicles and build charging stations. The government-owned electricity and gas distribution firm Singapore Power also plans to build more than 1,000 stations by next year. The Philippines expects to have 200 stations in place by 2022. The development of EV industry is gaining great momentum in ASEAN. In this webinar will present you the challenges, opportunities, and the way forward of the EV industry in the ASEAN region.
Duration:1 hour, 6 minutes
Title:Risks, Returns and Investments around the Energy Sector
Summary:One third of the world's investments are made in countries who have a well-developed financial systems or access to foreign capital. Recent activities show the investment trend is more towards countries with a good energy transition mix and less towards countries perceived as riskier. Energy transition has led to moving quite a few oil and gas companies shifting into the cross-sector development with potential development of diversification and new business development. But these decisions are also reliant on supply chain issues, policies and the actual demand index. The session on finance and investment explores the critical aspects of making investment available and attractive to investors in quest for making energy accessible to all.
Duration:1 hour, 15 minutes
Title:Renewable Energy Growth Forum- India Chapter
Summary:India is the next biggest growth market for RE Solutions globally. Meeting the growing demand of electricity is one of the biggest challenges that the world is facing today. India has consciously chosen to tread the path of Upscaling and Mainstreaming Renewable Energy solutions in creating Clean, Green and Sustainable environment. The objective of this session is to have domain experts to discuss the challenges in-hand, deliberate upon solutions & timelines and define the roadmap of India Inc. scripting success stories moving forward.
Duration:1 hour, 22 minutes
Title:The One Hour Energy MBA
Summary:In this session explore the topic of leadership in the energy management sector and receive a presentation in the Energy Institutes “Leadership for Energy Managers” course.
Title:Energy Efficiency: The New Normal in Asia
Summary:Asia has a great growth potential and opportunities for the developing Energy Efficiency industry globally. With the continuously increasing energy demand, energy effeciency helps improve the economic competitiveness of countries and businesses, while ensuring enery affordability and reducing environmental risks.
Duration:1 hour, 20 minutes
Title:Digitalisation of Utilities
Summary:The digitalisation if energy systems is growing with in the energy generation, distribution and transmission arena with integration of technology within all areas of operation. Digital technology is transforming the energy sector (and bringing with it, wide-ranging changes). The IoT promises to digitalize much of the world's industrial processes, including an overhaul of physical infrastructure in the utilities sector (such as power generation, transmission & distribution). This brings with it both enormous opportunities (operational & societal) and major challenges (interoperability & regulatory). The session on Digitalisation covers aspects of role of AI, customer satisfaction and role of disruption in the current environment.
Duration:1 hour, 17 minutes
Title:Developing Vietnam's Energy Industry
Summary:In recent years, Vietnam has increased its non-hydro renewable capacity targets in its power development plan, from 9.4% to 21% of total installed capacity in 2030, and decreased the share of coal-fired capacity from 52% to 43% - ADB. As one of the fastest growing economies in Asia-Pacific, Vietnam's infrastructure demands are fast outfacing supply; by 2021 energy requirements will have risen by another 10%. With a highly-skilled, young workforce and a forward-thinking government investment plan, Vietnam presents an attractive foreign investment landscape and a strong desire to explore green energy initiatives to fullfill the longterm demand. In this webinar you will learn about clean-tech concepts, Vietnam's advanced energy landscape and the latest challenges in Vietnam which require your industry-leading solutions.
Duration:1 hour, 17 minutes
Title:Indonesia Energy Sector: Moving Towards Smart Cities
Summary:As ASEAN's largest economy, Indonesia offers tremendous opportunities for Industry key-players in the Energy sector. While the country is heading toward urbanisation, Smart City has become one of the Government's major development focus. Energy sector plays a big role in technology transformation & energy transmission in smart city environment. Furthermore, smart energy implementation will allow integrated energy supply & distribution to create efficiency and moving towards suistanbility & energy resilience.
Duration:1 hour, 17 minutes
Title:Moving Towards Smart Cities of the Future
Summary:Smart cities affiliate with smart infrastructure, specially utilities. Behind the array are smart streetlights, smart sub stations and smart metering. With energy efficiency and innovate energy storage at its nucleus, smart cities of the future will mainly define themselves through effective and efficient utilities. The session below will highlight and emphasize on all innovations, technology and aspirations which lead towards a smart city and in turn smart residents.
Duration:1 hour, 20 minutes
Title:Africa Focus: Making Power Available and Viable to Communities
Summary:The utilities market in Africa has always been a mixed bag of challenges and opportunities. There is a substantial need of investment, but the road to market reforms remain long. There is a huge demand for electricity, but the existing infrastructure doesn't support the growing demand. Rapid technological advancements are playing an imperative role in African Power market. Only 39% of population in Africa has access to electricity as compared to 70 - 90% in other developing countries. Population pressures are adding upto the energy demand and hence creating a need for development of newer facilities and expansion of the existing ones. The session outlines Africa as a region for energy investments, progress and possible outlook and opportunities.
Duration:1 hour, 11 minutes
Title:Coronavirus and the region's energy sector: Impact of the current Covid-19 crisis on the delivery of power in the Middle East and North Africa
Summary:With the world facing an unprecedented challenge in dealing with the biggest health crisis for a century, what impact is the covid-19 outbreak having on the region's power producers and networks?
Duration:1 hour, 3 minutes
Title:Impact of Covid-19 on renewable energy programmes
Summary:With the oil prices expected to fall to their lowest price in a decade, what are the possible implications of COVID-19 on the MENA's ambitious clean energy programmes, and what challenges and opportunities lie ahead for delivering renewable energy projects?
Duration:1 hour, 3 minutes
Title:Digitalisation in the power sector
Summary:What impact is the covid-19 outbreak having on digitalisation programmes for businesses in the energy sector?
Duration:1 hour, 4 minutes