Event Details

SEAS set up ESS Working Group in April 2021 to form an ecosystem for all energy storage companies and to have a common platform to share and grow the sector together. ESS is an integral part of RE projects within the region. ESS involves solar, wind technologies, investors, digitalisation, financing and carbon which is generated from these projects. This Working Group encourages training, promotion of standards and providing vision and guidance of ESS projects in the region within the regulation and guidelines of electricity market in Singapore.


Agenda

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Registration
3:00 PM - 3:05 PM
Welcome remarks by Chairman
3:05 PM - 3:20 PM
Presentation by Mr Kai Won Then, Engineer, from Sunseap EDPR
Regulatory & market challenges for utility-scale ESS in Singapore
3:20 PM - 3:35 PM
Presentation by Ms Amy Sim, Senior Standards Specialist, ASEAN, Japan, Korea & Australasia from UL
Introduction of UL Standards & Engagement
3:35 PM - 3:50 PM
Update by Secretariat
3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Any other Matter

Speakers

  • Kavita Gandhi (Executive Director of Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore)

    Kavita Gandhi

    Executive Director of Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore

    https://seas.org.sg

    Kavita Gandhi has an extensive background in environment and developmental sector spanning over last 20 years. Kavita has been involved in multi-dimensional projects like United States Asia Environmental Partnership (US-AEP) and was Instrumental in setting up of Clean Technology Environmental Management Centre (CTEM) in the Singapore Manufacturer’s Association. She has experience working with environmental sector startups and SMEs in her capacity as a manager of the Singapore Association for Environmental Companies (SAFECO). Kavita was one of the key personnel involved in setting up the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore and securing a grant from SPRING Singapore to run programs in the area of local enterprise development, market development and training & conferences for clean energy industry. She also represents the association in various government and non-government committees related to clean energy. She was instrumental in developing and managing some unique programs like the SME Energy Efficiency outreach as well cleantech incubator. Kavita has an MSc in Environmental Management from Wye College, University of London.
    Kavita is also representing SEAS on the following:
    • Environment & Resource Standards Committee (ERSC), ESG
    • Co-convener Renewable Energy Standards (RECs) working group, ESG
    • TC for Energy, ESG
    • SCEM Steering Committee, NEA
    • Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) committee, ADB
    • Advisory Board: EcoLabs Centre of Innovation for Energy, NTU

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  • Peter Ng (Business Advisor at Narada Asia Pacific Pte Ltd)

    Peter Ng

    Business Advisor at Narada Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

    http://narada-ap.com/

    Since 2005, Narada has established its Asia Pacific Regional Headquater Office in Singapore Peter Ng has served as the managing director, as well as a board member, of Narada Asia Pacific Pte Ltd. He brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the power and battery industry as a qualified Singapore Professional Electrical Power Engineer, lifetime licence holder (LEW).
    From 2017, Peter has served as a strategic adviser to the company. He oversees the development of the Centre of Excellence (Energy Storage) development programme, supported by the Economic Development Board of Singapore.
    Peter led the company's strategic growth transformation from a local battery trading office to a well-known industry leading brand, Narada Battery and Energy Storage Solution, spanning markets in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Brunei, Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands and India. Under his leadership, the APAC office has twice received the prestigious Narada Management Award for the Most Outstanding Oversea Performance.
    Peter's expertise lies in business management strategy. He is an experienced team management teacher and business solution trainer who excels in explaining engineering business solutions, management know-how and product marketing strategies in simple and easy to understand terms. With a foundational belief that success begins with the people, Peter consistently provides technical and business coaching to customers and partners, to build team chemistry, products skills and after-sales services.

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  • Kai Won Then (Engineer at EDPR Sunseap APAC)

    Kai Won Then

    Engineer at EDPR Sunseap APAC

    Kai Won has experiences in Energy Storage Systems, Microgrids, Renewables, and Energy Efficiency in terms of operations, design and simulations. He is involved in many iconic Energy Storage and Microgrid projects in Singapore such as the first utility-scale ESS (Lithium-ion) and Pulau Ubin microgrid with Vanadium flow battery.

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  • Amy Sim (Senior Standards Specialist, ASEAN, Japan, Korea & Australasia at UL)

    Amy Sim

    Senior Standards Specialist, ASEAN, Japan, Korea & Australasia at UL

    Amy is the Senior Standards Specialist at UL Standards & Engagement, supporting the UL standards collaboration program in ASEAN, Japan, Korea and Australasia. Prior to joining UL, she led a standards development organization team and has experience in standards development, stakeholder engagement and standards program management.

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Documents

SEAS-CE-ESS-220519-MOM.pdfdownload

Venue

Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS)

180 Kitchener Road
City Square Mall
#06-10
Singapore 208539

Singapore

If you have any questions please contact Norazah Salim

Contact Organizer

+65 63388578

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