22 of May 2017

Mini-grid webinar series: Grid interconnection of micro/mini hydro mini-grids: What happens when the national grid arrives?

This is the second in a series of three webinars on mini-grids organized by Energypedia UG, partner of ALER, and will present examples from Indonesia and Sri Lanka where micro and mini hydropower (MHP) systems have been successfully connected to the national grid and even benefited the local community. Country experts will describe how micro and mini hydropower developed in their country and what happened when the grid arrived. They will also explain the current conditions for grid interconnection (e.g. feed-in tariff, technical requirements and economic aspects) as well as the consequential opportunities and challenges for MHP owners.

When: 1 June at 2:00 p.m. CEST (check your local time)

Registration link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5204381442618533122

Speakers:  Chayun Budiono, PT Gerbang Multindo Nusantara (GMN), Indonesia and Kapila Subasinghe, DFCC Bank, Sri Lanka

Moderator: Hedi Feibel, Swiss Resource Centre and Consultancies for Development (Skat),                           


Organizers: Energypedia UG, the Hydro Empowerment Network and the Skat Foundation

This webinar series is funded by the generous support from the Skat Foundation. Stay tuned for our upcoming webinar on Productive End Use (July 2017).

Read more here.