Posts tagged as Convention

The fourth industrial revolution: Are we fit to face the future?

Rapid urbanisation, demographic and social change, climate change and resource scarcity, technological breakthroughs in the energy sector, and economic shifts are major disruptors in South Africa’s energy and social structures. The fourth industrial revolution is likely to introduce disruptive elements to every aspects of our lives. The generation, distribution and sale of electricity will not escape […]

AMEU president’s legacy awards programme 2019: Call for participation

The Association of Municipal Electrical Utilities (AMEU) has introduced a new awards programme called the “Legacy Awards programme”. This was announced by Moferefere Tshabalala, the previous AMEU president in his speech at last year’s AMEU Convention in Pretoria. The AMEU invites readers to submit their application(s) for participation by 15 June 2019. Shortlisted candidates will […]

The role of private sector participation in sub-Saharan Africa’s energy sector

The organisers of the 2019 Africa Energy Indaba, which is set to take place at the Sandton Convention Centre on 19 and 20 February, say that there is a strong correlation between electricity consumption and economic growth. However, electricity inaccessibility and unremitting power shortages hamper initiatives for economic growth and raising the standard of living […]

Awards and recognition at annual convention

The Association of Municipal Electricity Utilities (AMEU) held its annual convention at  the CSIR Convention Centre in Pretoria recently. The event, which was hosted by the City of Tshwane and well attended by delegates and exhibitors, included exciting awards, excellent technical presentations, a gala dinner and sports day. The awards included honourary AMEU membership and […]

Call for abstracts: AMEU Technical Convention 2018

The 26th AMEU Technical Convention 2018 will be hosted by the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality between 7 and 10 October 2018 at the CSIR Convention Centre in Midrand. The Council invites all parties who may be interested in presenting papers or case studies at the convention to submit an abstract of no more than […]

AMEU Convention 2017 announced

  The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality will host the Association of Municipal Electricity Utilities’ (AMEU’s) 66th annual convention at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Port Elizabeth from 8 to 11 October 2017. Theme The theme of this year’s convention is “Technical solutions for our changing business model”. Sub-themes include: Small scale embedded generation (SSEG) Energy […]

Call for papers: SARPA 21st annual convention

  The Southern Africa Revenue Protection Association (SARPA) will be holding its 21st annual convention from 24 to 25 August 2017 at the Eskom Convention Centre in Midrand. Revenue protection service providers have always played a significant role in equipping our members. This convention aims to share information and knowledge between role-players in the revenue protection […]

AMEU Convention 2017: Call for abstracts

  The executive council of the Association of Municipal Electrical Utilities (AMEU) announces that the 66th AMEU Convention will be hosted by Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality from Sunday, 8 October 2017 to Wednesday, 11 October 2017 at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Port Elizabeth. The council invites everyone who may be interested in presenting papers […]

New committee for year ahead

  The final AMEU Affiliates main meeting for 2016 was held at the offices of Ekurhuleni Electricity in Kempton Park recently. The affairs of the AMEU Affiliates is managed by a committee comprising a chairperson, a vice-chair, a secretary and four additional members. This committee is appointed every two years. The members of the committee […]