AMEU PRESIDENT’s LEGACY AWARDS 2019:

Best performing metropolitan municipality electricity utility 2019

  • Winner – eThekwini Metropolitan Electricity
  • Nominee – City of Ekurhuleni, Energy Department

Best performing Affiliate (greater than ZAR50 million turnover)

  • Winner – Schneider Electric
  • Nominee – Aberdare Cables

Top performing woman in electricity (only in municipal electricity utilities) 

  • Winner – Ms Jayshree Pershad, eThekwini Metropolitan Electricity
  • Nominee – Ms Punkie Majola, City of Ekurhuleni, Energy Department

AMEU CONVENTION 2019 BEST PAPERS AWARDS

Academic Professional Category 

  • There was no paper presented from this category

Experienced Professional Category

  • Winner - Paul Vermeulen, Chief Engineer, Renewable Energy, Technology Department, City Power Johannesburg
  • Paper delivered – “Energy Storage on Municipal Grids: Why this makes sense

Emerging Professional Category

  • Winner – Ms Samantha Chimunda, Design Engineer , City Power Johannesburg
  • Paper delivered – “Early Detection of Impending Failure in HV Cable Terminations – An Intelligent Asset Management Necessity”

CIGRE BEST PAPER AWARD (only one category)

Experienced Professional Category

  • Winner – Ms Aradhna Pandarum, Engineer , Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd
  • Paper delivered – “Price Parity” of PV with Storage”