Australian Institute o f Energy

Leadership in Energy

AIE Sydney | Role of Microgrids in Australia’s Energy Future

Venue: PwC

Date: Mon 16 Sep 2019 @ 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Microgrids are fast emerging in various forms, for both grid-connected and off-grid sites, to enable wider integration of variable energy and provide local control of electricity generation and consumption.
The three presentations will cover the development of the Byron Bay Microgrid in Northern NSW, insights from the Monash Microgrid at Clayton Campus in Melbourne, and plans for the recently announced ARENA funded Agnew Gold Mine hybrid microgrid project in WA. 
Find out how three different Australian microgrids are designed to:

  • Investigate the impact of renewable energy and peer-to-peer trading on the grid
  • Create 100% renewable grid interactive precincts plus reduce the demand on the network during peak times
  • Demonstrate the benefits of a large hybrid off-grid microgrid in the mining sector in Australia.

A panel discussion following the presentations will explore the opportunities for microgrids to support Australia’s fast changing energy mix.
Join us for an evening of creative thinking about renewables, resources and resiliency.

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Event Details

Date: Monday 16 September 2019.

Time: 5:30pm registration for 6:00pm start. Presentation and panel until 7:00pm. Close by 7:30pm

Venue: PwC Australia, Level 17, One International Towers, Watermans Quay, Barangaroo, NSW

Cost: AIE Members FREE | Non-members $50

RSVP: Register online by Thursday 12 September 2019. Register early as places are limited.

Registrations for this event are now full. If you would like to be added to a wait-list please contact AIE Secretariat.
This event is kindly sponsored by PwC

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