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The primary objectives of the South Australian Chapter are to support the power industry by:

  • Providing opportunities for continuous professional development and networking
  • Running effective conferences and seminars
  • Stimulating university engineering graduates to take up careers in power engineering

The activities of the Chapter each year include:

  • Running a "Technical Program" with well-attended seminars on topical industrial subjects and safety-related areas
  • Running an "Awards Program" at the SA tertiary institutions to recognise high achievement in the field of power engineering
  • Supporting the Australian Power Institute's undergraduate bursary program


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Copies of these presentations are available to EESA members within the Members Area.  If you would like to become a member of EESA please click here for more information

  • South Australian Blackout - What Happened?, 1st December 2016
  • Key Aspects for Running Successful Projects, 31st October 2016
  • Connecting Renewable Energy Sources (Managing the Network with Increasing Renewables), 5th September 2016
  • Nuclear Energy Forum, 18th July 2016
  • Residential Energy Storage, 10th May 2016
  • Ceres 600 MW Wind Farm Project, 17th March 2016
  • Renewable Energy Paper - a South Australian Update, 17th March 2016
  • Energy Storage and the Power Network, 18th November 2015
  • Optimal PPE for Arc Flash Protection, 20th August 2015
  • Latest Developments in the National Electricity Market, 18th June 2015
  • Tindo Solar - Panel Manufacturing Facility, 30th April 2015
  • Tolerable Asset Risk, 19th March 2015
  • Nuclear Power - Status, Concerns and Opportunities for Depolyment in Australia, 13th November 2014
  • Bushfire Risk Management at SA Power Networks, 18th September 2014
  • Key Strategies in Maximising Transformer Life, 14th May 2014
  • Electric Vehicles in Australia, 23rd April 2014
  • Medium Scale Embedded Generation Options at Essential Energy, 23rd April 2014
  • Latest Developments in the National Electricity Market, 23rd April 2014
  • Dynamic Rating of Overhead Lines, 24th March 2014
  • Future Trends in Substations, 5th November 2013
  • State of Play of National Electricity Market Developments, 10th September 2013
  • Actuarial Techniques Applied to Asset Management, 11th July 2013
  • Minimum Energy Performance Standards, 15th May 2013
  • Planning for a Carbon Constrained Future, 19th March 2013
  • Industrial Risk Assessment: Case Study - Transformers, 13th Sept 2012
  • Australia's Green Electricity Schemes - Costs and Benefits, 11th Sept 2012
  • Wind Generation Road Show, 30th July 2012
  • Cyber Security - Anything to Worry About? 22nd March 2012
  • Energy Supply in a Smart Grid Future, 10th November 2011 
  • Implementing a Smart Grid Strategy, 22nd September 2011 
  • SA Future Energy and Supply, 9th August 2011 
  • Arc Hazards - Protecting your Staff from Arc Hazards, 17th June 2011 
  • Arc Hazards - Internal Arc Classifications and Kiosks, 17th June 2011 
  • Boosting Energy to our City, 17th May 2011 
  • Nuclear Energy Safety, 12th May 2011 
  • Blueprint for Future Energy Sector, 22nd March 2011 
  • Solar Power - Delivering Utility Scale Power on Demand, 16th March 2010
  • Total Project Delivery, 11 May 2010
  • Wind Power - What can it deliver?, 16 June 2009
  • Emissions Trading - Preparation and Participation 
  • Planning for a Carbon Constrained Future, 6 May 2009
  • Risk Based Design for Heavy Industry, 5 August 2009
  • Wind Energy and the Power Network, 14 May 2008
  • Forensic Investigation of Failures, 9 July 2008 

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