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2023 Post-Conference Tours To Visit Key Energy Providers

The fourth and final day of Enlit Africa is the exclusive Site Visit day, which includes a full-day tour of some of Cape Town’s energy innovation hotspots. From the unique Robben Island tour to cutting-edge generation options, our Site Visit day gives delegates insight into solutions in the Western Cape and inspire ideas to apply at home.

Get an Insider's Look at Cape Town's Energy Scene

Friday 19th May 2023 was a full day of exploring local power plants and energy innovations, all while networking with like-minded professionals.

Our exclusive annual site visit programme is available only to Platinum delegate attendees and site visit ticket holders, providing an unforgettable experience that is both educational and engaging.

Innovation tour

University of Western Cape Hydrogen Project

Hydrogen fuel cell technology is noiseless, effective and pollution free the only emission is water. In South Africa UWC’s HySA Systems is leading the research. Attending delegates will view a fleet golf carts powered by hydrogen fuel cell technology (HFCT) courtesy of UWC’s Hydrogen Systems South Africa (HySA Systems).

Distribution tour

Explore cutting-edge technology and witness the future of energy production on this informative tour! You'll have the exclusive opportunity to visit a newly commissioned substation, as well as the City of Cape Town's state-of-the-art solar monitoring and smart car charging testing facility.

Robben Island tour

Bookings Closed: 3 May 2023

Robben Island has an energy usage profile that comprises residential needs, desalination, harbour and office. In total, the island uses almost 2M kWh of electricity annually. Commissioned by the Department of Tourism, the solar PV project, consisting of a solar PV farm created by SOLA Future Energy combined with a lithium-ion.

Pumped storage tour

For generating purposes, water is released from the upper Rock view Dam to the two reversible pump turbines located 60 metres below ground level. The units can also be used to pump additional water from the Palmiet River via the Rockview Dam to the Steenbras Dam to supplement the Cape Town water supply.

Generation tour

Tour some of the innovative generation options available to our delegates, including a floating solar installation, biogas digester and wind farm.

Explore the South African generation landscape and enjoy the beauty of the Western Cape during this FULL DAY tour.

2023 Enlit Africa Sponsors & Exhibitors

Diamond
GE
Platinum
Aberdare Cables
ACTOM
Conlog
Huawei
SAP
Schneider Electric
SIEMENS
Standard Bank
Zimele Technologies
Gold
Allbro
Howden
Landis+Gyr
Lucy Electric
Prime Alliance
Rosatom
Steinmuller Bilfinger
Toshiba
Silver
Development Bank of Southern Africa
G3-PLC Alliance
Ntiyiso Consulting Group
South Pole
Umgeni Water
Utility CEO Forum Expert Partners
Conlog
Drive Electric
Elsewedy Electric
GE
Huawei
Lucy Electric
Prime Alliance
Pylon
Rosatom
Municipal Forum Sponsors
Lucy Electric
Ntiyiso Consulting Group
Women in Energy Sponsor
Strategic Partner
Education & Training Partner
Women in Energy Sponsor
Energy Council of Canada
Strategic Partner
ALSFAPUAPower Africa
Education & Training Partner
EWSETA
Registration Sponsors
SAP
Zimele Technologies
Matchmaking platform and Lounge Sponsor
Lunch Sponsor
Dinner Sponsor
Cocktail Function Sponsor
Matchmaking platform and Lounge Sponsor
Standard Bank
Lunch Sponsor
Steinmuller Bilfinger
Dinner Sponsor
Standard Bank
Cocktail Function Sponsor
ACTOM
Badge & Lanyard Sponsor
Renewable Energy & Storage Hub Sponsor
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Lead Sponsor: Water
Badge & Lanyard Sponsor
Trans-Africa Projects
Renewable Energy & Storage Hub Sponsor
EWSETA
Delegate Bag Sponsor
Linyang
Lead Sponsor: Water
Umgeni Water
Knowledge Partners
Frost & Sullivan
SAESA

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