Welcome to the South African Energy Storage Association.

We aim to promote Energy Storage in South Africa and Africa.

Objectives

The Association aims to assist its Members in their business development in South Africa and Africa by:

Representing the Energy Storage Industry before political institutions in all forums within South Africa and assisting in an advisory role within the Southern African Development Community region and other African regions when requested to do so.

Advising key decision makers on the most adequate policies to develop a sustainable Energy Storage Market.

Promoting a higher usage of the technology in the public and private sectors.

Supporting national organisations in achieving their local objectives.

Liaising with energy storage organisations from other geographies to both export and import best practices in terms of policy, standards and market engagement.

Informing its Members on the latest legislative developments.

Anticipating legislation having a potential impact on the sector.

Mobilising the sector by way of working groups and workshops to define clear positions representing the views of the majority of the industry on political, technical and economic issues.

Facilitating business-to-business contacts among industry stakeholders.

Coordinating with other energy industry groups on increasing awareness and proactive interventions from government stakeholders around common issues.

Organising conferences where energy storage has strong potential and requires additional support.