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.

Live webinar series – COVID-19: Utility Crisis Management

Join this live virtual discussion where we bring you the best insights from key utilities around the world who have dealt with or are dealing with the challenge of keeping services operational in an age of social distancing and isolation.

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...

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...

New Dawn unfolds for switchgear

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

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...

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.

Webinar recording: Gridlocked- How can mines reduce their reliance on grid...

ACCESS THE RECORDING HERE Powering new and existing mining operations in Africa can be one of the biggest...

Webinar recording: Power Strategy: Energy mix and operating models

SA's power strategy of managing large-scale assets, centralised generation, and monopoly distribution is shifting. Listen to the webinar recording.

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.