A Low Carbon Future – IRP2010 Conference UPDATE

    Low Carbon Future
    “How nations adapt to a carbon constraining world will define their ability to compete in the global economy and to deliver lasting prosperity for their citizens.”

    Lord Nicholas Stern in the preface to the G20 Low Carbon Competitiveness Report.

    The Low Carbon Future:  IRP2010 Conference is taking place in Johannesburg from 23-24 February 2011 and if you have not already done so, it’s time to register for the only summit focusing on the new energy capacity plan issued by government.

    The conference will bring together decision makers and participants from government, power generators, utilities, municipalities, large energy users, investors and developers to discuss the implications and challenges of the IRP2010 as well as the coordinated strategies which will need to be followed in order to facilitate a secure and sustainable energy future for South Africa. For more information about the event and how to participate, please visit our website www.omegainvest.co.za

    Event Endorsed by

    South African National Energy Association (SANEA)

    Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE)

    Southern African Bioenergy Association (SABA)

    South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA)

    Fossil Fuels Foundation (FFF)

    Foundation for the Development of Africa

    Speakers include;

    ·         Minister Dipuo Peters, Department of Energy will open the conference (provisionally confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Brian Statham – Chairman, South African National Energy Association (confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Chris Hart – Senior Economist, Investment Solutions (confirmed)

    ·         Prof. Philip Lloyd – Cape Peninsula University of Technology (confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Dave Collins – MAC Consulting & Fossil Fuel Foundation (confirmed)

    ·         Dr. Abubakar Sambo – Vice Chair for Africa, World Energy Council (invited)

    ·         Dr. Steve Lennon – Divisional Executive for Corporate Services, Eskom (confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Kannan Lakmeeharan – MD Systems Operations & Planning, Eskom (confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Paul Dickinson – Chief Executive, Carbon Disclosure Project (invited)

    ·         Mr. Saliem Fakir – Living Planet Unit Head, WWF SA (invited)

    ·         Mr. Cornelis van der Waal – Energy Programme Manager, Frost & Sullivan (confirmed)

    ·         Mr. Doug Kuni, Managing Director, SA Independent Power Producers Association (invited)

    Participate as a Delegate

    Who Will Attend?

    §  Government & Regulatory bodies

    §  Municipalities

    §  Energy & Utility Companies

    §  IPP’s / Co-generators

    §  Project Developers

    §  Oil & Gas Companies

    §  Risk Management Companies

    §  Law firms

    §  Energy Analysts

    §  Water Utilities & Boards

    §  Investment Managers / Financial Officers

    §  Major end-users of industry


    Register and pay before 15 December 2010 to ensure your participation at this key energy summit. Please visit our website at www.omegainvest.co.za/LowCarbon-Overview

    The delegate rate includes:

    Attendance of all sessions over the 2 days, all conference materials, a wine reception function, 2 networking lunches and all tea & coffee breaks.

    A discount for more than 4 delegates booking at the same time applies.

    Contact Us

    For any questions regarding attendance or sponsorship, please contact:

    Cheryl Peters                                                                                                       Kamreya Clark

    T: +27 (0) 21 689 7881                                                                                       T: +27 (0) 21 689 7881

    E: cherylp@omegainvest.co.za                                                                         E: kamreyac@omegainvest.co.za

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