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SA Future Energy 2.0

The specially planned industry conference showing off a cutting edge collection of projects

14-15 March 2018 | Stamford Plaza, Adelaide

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Early Bird Rate $2,695 (Save $500) // Expires 22nd December 2017

overview

South Australia is leading the charge in Australia with investment across the “future energy” portfolio. With a diversified and cutting edge collection of projects from industrial scale battery storage, wind energy, large scale solar – PV and solar thermal – to pumped hydro, the virtual power plant, and new gas fired generation, the suite of new energy initiatives is simply breathtaking.

It is into this atmosphere that Informa Australia are pleased to announce the specially planned industry conference South Australia Future Energy 2.0, to be held on the 14th – 15th March, 2018 at the Stamford Plaza, Adelaide. This conference will feature case studies from the ground-breaking and innovative energy projects from across South Australia, alongside analysis and commentary from government and industry on the state of the South Australian energy market, and what the future may hold. Join us this coming March for the latest industry updates and insights from the cutting edge of energy development in Australia.

agenda

8:00 am

Registration & Morning Coffee

8:50 am

OPENING | Opening remarks from the Chair

9:00 am

An invitation has been extended to a representative of the South Australian Government

9:30 am

A National Energy Storage Scheme

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young, Senator for South Australia

10:00 am

An Update on the SA Energy Plan

Sam Crafter, Executive Director - Energy Plan Implementation, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

10:30 am

Networking and refreshment break

11:00 am

CEFC

Simon Brooker, Executive Director Corporate & Project Finance, Clean Energy Finance Corporation

11:30 am

GFG Alliance Update

Liam Reid, Power Business Development Manager, GFG Alliance

12:00 pm

250MW Fast Start Gas Fired Power Plant

Sean Hughes, Director of Power Generation Business Development, APAC Region, APR Energy

12:30 pm

Lunch and networking break

1:30 pm

  • Pumped hydro: the key to integrating renewables into the needs of a modern grid
  • 225MW, 1770MWh storage project near Port Augusta, using seawater
  • Challenges and opportunities in market and engineering

2:00 pm

  • Survey of pumped hydro opportunities in SA – location and indicative cost
  • Storage and interconnection requirements to achieve a balanced 100% renewable electricity system in South Australia

2:30 pm

  • The conventional PPA story
  • Recent developments
  • What has changed?
  • Where are we headed?
  • What does this mean for renewable energy developers, retailers and end-use customers?

3:00 pm

Networking and refreshment break

3:30 pm

SA Energy Market State of Play

Terry Kallis, FAICD, Principal, Kallis & Co Pty Ltd

4:00 pm

International Case Study - Brooklyn Microgrid & P2P Energy Sharing

Belinda Kinkead, Australian Director, LO3 Energy

4:30 pm

1414 Degrees

Senior Representative, 1414 Degrees,

5:00 pm

Closing Remarks from the Chair

5:10 pm

CLOSING | Networking Drinks & End of Conference Day One

8:30 am

Registration & Morning Coffee

8:50 am

OPENING | Opening remarks from the Chair

9:00 am

An invitation has been extended to a representative of the South Australian Opposition

9:30 am

  • SA market outlook
  • Type of contracts required by customers
  • What role can independent generators play to help customers manage their energy market risk

10:00 am

  • Mission Innovation: global public-private partnership to accelerate clean energy technology
  • Australian government initiatives to support innovation

10:30 am

Networking and refreshment break

11:00 am

Adani Renewables Update

Dr Jennifer Purdie, CEO, Adani Australia Renewables

11:30 am

Port Augusta Renewable Energy Park

Catherine Way, Business Development Manager, DP Energy

12:00 pm

Innovations in energy storage systems

Luke Osborne, Chief Operations, Reposit Power

12:30 pm

Lunch and networking break

1:30 pm

Project Update

2:00 pm

  • What combination of low carbon technologies can best deliver a net zero carbon precinct?
  • UniSA is developing a world class renewable energy and energy storage testbed to demonstrate the combinations of technologies that can best address the energy needs of precincts
  • With a goal of energy self-sufficiency, the Mawson Lakes facility will demonstrate the benefits of thermal and electrical storage, and the role hydrogen fuel cells can play in managing highly variable energy demand
  • This presentation will inform industry on how they can partner with UniSA to demonstrate cutting-edge technology or utilise the testbed results to develop low carbon precincts

2:30 pm

Discussions from local councils on their clean energy initiatives, and the economic and social impact the renewables project boom has had on them.

3:00 pm

Closing remarks from the Chair

3:10 pm

CLOSING | End of Conference and Afternoon Tea

pricing

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* Early Bird Rate $2,695 (SAVE $500) – Expires 22 December 2017

speakers

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young

Senator for South Australia

Sam Crafter

Executive Director - Energy Plan Implementation, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Simon Brooker

Executive Director Corporate & Project Finance, Clean Energy Finance Corporation

Julian Turecek

Head of Assets, Energy Australia

Liam Reid

Power Business Development Manager, GFG Alliance

Alison Reeve

Director, Clean Energy Technology Innovation, Commonwealth Department of the Environment and Energy

Dr Jennifer Purdie

CEO, Adani Australia Renewables

Sean Hughes

Director of Power Generation Business Development, APAC Region, APR Energy

Zeki Akbas

CEO, Nexif Energy Australia

Catherine Way

Business Development Manager, DP Energy

Professor Andrew Blakers

Director, Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems, Australian national University

Belinda Kinkead

Australian Director, LO3 Energy

Luke Osborne

Chief Operations, Reposit Power

Terry Kallis

FAICD, Principal, Kallis & Co Pty Ltd

Mark Schneider

Director, TEC-C Investments

Dr Stephen Berry

Research Fellow, Manager - Research Node for Low Carbon Living, Barbara Hardy Institute, University of South Australia

Senior Representative, 1414 Degrees

when & where

14 - 15 Mar 2018

Stamford Plaza, Adelaide
150 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
(08) 8461 1111
www.stamford.com.au/spa

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Nicholas Mayfield
Conference Manager
+61 2 9080 4477
Nicholas.Mayfield@informa.com

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship & Exhibition Manager
+61 2 9080 4030
Megan.Rogulski@informa.com.au

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