Transmission and Distribution

This category identifies projects that have provided transmission and distribution rollouts locally, nationally or regionally. These projects can include LV, MV and HV new build programmes, maintenance projects, service delivery initiatives, revenue protection measures, technical and non-technical loss reduction, grid integration and initiatives to increase network stability. Projects should have faced complex challenges.

About Transmission & Distribution

This category identifies projects that have provided transmission and distribution rollouts locally, nationally or regionally.

Winning hearts of communities

In Nigeria, transmission and distribution losses remain a significant challenge for distribution companies and are often attributed to energy theft. The...

New Dawn unfolds for switchgear

Partner Showcase - Gold Partner | Actom MV Switchgear ACTOM MV Switchgear, a division of Actom, has developed...

African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa wins AAXO ROAR Awards again!

African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa, the leading energy event on the continent for the last 20 years, has clinched once again...

Key factors to know before you install a prepaid meter

There are a few factors to consider when installing a prepaid meter. You will need to choose between a...

Webinar recording: Deploying synchronous condensers to boost grid quality and resilience

Listen to ABB an interactive 1-hour webinar discussion and learn how synchronous condensers support the electric power network through interesting international case studies.

Weigh up your options

In South Africa a number of technical methods are being tested or employed by Aberdare Cables in an attempt to deter cable thieves; these could be deployed in other regions.

Switchgear sees new dawn

ACTOM MV Switchgear, has developed a new circuit breaker mechanism for its SBV4E switchgear that has been optimised in order to reduce the number of parts, production costs and the overall mechanism complexity.

Eskom Recloser Supply Contract Awarded to Australian and South African Partnership

After extensive technical evaluation and factory audits, Eskom has awarded supply of 22kV and 33kV Reclosers to Australian switchgear engineering firm NOJA Power and their South African Distributor, RWW Engineering.

40 years of local innovation

As a truly South African company, Allbro has been at the forefront of addressing some of the unique challenges associated with local electrification.

Establishing a reliable electricity highway

Evacuating thermal power through interconnectivity In East Africa, interconnecting the regional electricity networks is the best alternative to transfer otherwise expensive thermal...