Agenda

2020 Conference Schedule

Main Conference Agenda

Conference Day One Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020

Conference Day Two Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020

AM

Asian Power Market

Sustainable Energy

08:30

Registration & Coffee/Tea

09:00

Chairperson’s Opening Speech

09:15

Government Regulation & Policy

Renewable Energy Outlook

09:45

Market Liberalisation

Transitioning Towards Renewable Energy

10:30

Networking & Refreshment Break

11:00

Optimising Energy Mix & Integration

Utility-Scale Solar Development

11:30

How Fossil Fuels Affect Asian Power Market?

Wind Energy

12:00

Panel Discussion: How to Balance Demand & Supply in Developing Countries?

Panel Discussion: Tariffs in Asia Countries: How Can We Do Better?

12:30

Lunch Break

PM

Technology Advancement

Projects Development

14:00

Energy Storage

Hydropower

14:30

Smart Grid Technologies

Power Trading

15:00

Mini-grid and Microgrid

Financing Energy Projects

15:30

Networking & Refreshment Break

15:50

Digitalisation in Energy Industry

Power Project Development

16:10

Panel Discussion: Energy Mix Optimisation

Energy Efficiency

16:30

Close of Conference Day One

Close of Conference Day Two

17:00

5 Intensive Workshops Agenda

POWER WEEK ASIA is one of the region’s largest gathering of power & electricity professionals. Its thought leadership has made the summit the ideal platform for the best learning, networking and inspiration.

We have increased the number of workshops in our optional education programmes, giving you more choice between 6 workshops / masterclasses led by an unrivalled faculty of facilitators to ensure you remain at your best.

Pre-Conference Workshop A

Energy Storage

Monday 9 Nov 2020

08:30

Registration & coffee/tea

09:00

Overview of Energy Storage Technologies

09:30

Energy Storage Applications & Options

10:00

Group Exercise: Selecting Energy Storage Technologies for Different Applications

10:20

Networking & Refreshment Break

10:40

Four Phases Of A Grid-Scale Battery Energy Storage System Project

12:10

Group Exercise: Specifying Requirements For A Battery Energy Storage System

12:30

Lunch Break

14:00

Energy Storage Economics

14:20

Energy Storage Pillars Of Bankability

14:40

Energy Storage Project Financing

15:10

Group Exercise: Modelling An Energy Storage Project

15:15

Networking & Refreshment Break

15:50

Success Stories from Different Countries, including Asia, North America, and Europe

16:15

Future Developments in Energy Storage

16:45

Questions & Answers

17:00

End of Workshop

Post-Conference Workshop B

Renewable Energy

Thursday 12 Nov 2020

08:30

Registration & coffee/tea

09:00

Future trends in renewable energy

09:30

Integration of variable renewable energy within the grid

10:30

Networking & Refreshment Break

11:00

Assessment of risks and upsides for investment in solar and wind power

11:45

Case studies: Technical risks and their impacts on investment of RE power plants

12:00

Group Work: Comparative risk ranking for candidate investments

12:30

Lunch Break

14:00

New horizons: marine renewables and hydrogen

14:30

Hybrid energy systems

15:00

Networking & Refreshment Break

15:30

Case studies: hybrid RE with battery storage and grid integration

16:00

Moderated Group Exercise: Opportunities for RE investment in Asia beyond 2020

16:30

Group Feedback / Q&A

17:30

End of Workshop

Post-Conference Workshop C

Renewable PPA

Friday 13 Nov 2020

08:30

Registration & coffee/tea

09:00

Legal and Regulatory Framework

09:45

Project Contractual Framework

10:30

Networking & Refreshment Break

11:00

Bankability/Risk Analysis

11:30

Group Work: Review, identification and understanding risk allocation in key PPA provisions

12:30

Lunch Break

14:00

The Power Purchase Agreement – Key Risks
Worked Examples from sample PPA provisions will be used to illustrate and explain these provisions

15:00

Networking & Refreshment Break

16:00

Dispute Resolution in Renewable Energy Sector
Group Exercise: Resolving a PPA dispute

17:00

End of Workshop

Pre-Conference Masterclass D

Power Purchase Agreement with Clause by Clause Analysis

3 – 6 November 2020

Day 1

Overview of the International Power Sector

Concepts in Power Purchasing and Trading
Case Study: The thief and the stolen power

Market Structures

The Parties to Projects
Case Study: Diagrammatic representation of relationship

Fuel Types and Impact on Contract Type

Project Contract Matrix

Project Structures

Types of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs)
Case Study: International examples of commercial deals using PPAs, both short and long term

Day 2

Clause by Clause Analysis of PPAs
Case Study: Example clauses for many provisions, including price escalation, capacity, availability, greenhouse and carbon costs, development, milestones, conditions precedent.

Day 3

Quantities and Delivery
Case Study: Market supply balance and pricing curves

Contract Price
Case Study: Example price escalation clauses

Managing Risk

Documenting Risk Management
Case Studies:

  • Example force majeure clause
  • Transformer explosion and fire

Damages and Loss

Project Structure and Timing

Day 4

Project Finance
Case Study: Project financing structure and securities

Environmental Qualities and Off-take
Case Study: Solar PV farm PPA

When Things Go Wrong
Case Study: Alternative dispute resolution techniques

Variations for Plant Type
Case Study: Wind farm PPA terms

Integrating Renewables Into Grids
Case Study: The South Australian system blackout

Hedge and Derivative Markets
Case Study: Power purchase hedge transaction confirmation

Effective Contract Management

PPA Negotiation
Group Exercise: Negotiating a PPA, including the terms and price elements

Post-Conference Masterclass E

Electricity Economics
in Changing Electricity Markets

16 – 18 November 2020

Day 1

Economic & Market Fundamentals

The Cost Structure and Returns of Electricity Generation

Investors, Bankability and Project Financing

Key Metrics and Clarity in Defining Electricity Costs, Prices and Value Propositions

INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION: Electricity Market Stakeholders

Day 2

Electricity Pricing & Market Disruption

Markets and Energy Prices

Putting a Value on Capacity

Electricity System Disruption

INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION: A Full-System View of Electricity Pricing

Day 3

Competition, Innovation, Investment and the Customer

Business Case & Project Financing Issues for New Power Infrastructure

Selling Electricity in Competitive Environments

A Review of Growing and Emerging Challenges (and Opportunities)

INTERACTIVE SUMMARY & DISCUSSION: Electricity Policy in a Low-Carbon World