Off the Grid Conference

The inaugural Off the Grid Conference was held on Thursday 14 November 2013 at Charles Sturt University in Wagga Wagga. Over 70 people from local government, business, community organisations  and industry organisations attended the Conference to hear about the significant changes to the energy market over the last decade as well as how to choose an energy provider and alternative energy sources.

The Conference brochure from the Conference can be downloaded below and please click here to see access the speaker background information.  To download the Speaker presentations, please clikc on the names below.

Overview of the Cost Effectiveness of Energy Rohan Gillespie, Red Sky Energy

Who's Who at the Zoo: Structure and Operation of the Energy Sector - Kurt Stevens, Australian Energy Regulator

Understanding an Energy Bill: What rate am I on? Tim Murphy, Planet Footprint

Contestability: Can I tender out my needs? - Bill McGhie, Carbon Training International

Storing Energy: New Trends and Possibilities - Jeremy Tranter, Solari Energy

Solar Generation: Solar Power Overview - Edwin Foong, Soleir

     Case Study - Cohen Vanderlinde, Kotzur Pty Ltd, 226kW Solar Array Powering the Future

Co-Generation: The Benefits of Generating Behind the Grid - Felipe Kovacic, Cogent

     Case Study - Ben Creighton, Wagga Wagga City Council, Oasis Aquatic Centre

Heat Exchange: Using Heat Exchange as an Energy Solution - Steve Kim, SmartHeat

     Case Study - Greg Ewings, Cootamundra Shire Council, Generating Hot Water in Public Facilities

Off the Grid_2013_Information and Registration.pdf