Who we are

The electricity system of today and tomorrow relies on energy storage expansion, inclusion and integration.

The South African Energy Storage Association (SAESA) is the national trade association dedicated to energy storage, working toward a more resilient, efficient, sustainable and affordable electricity grid – as is uniquely enabled by energy storage.

SAESA represents a diverse group of companies, including independent power producers, electric utilities, energy service companies, financiers, insurers, law firms, installers, manufacturers, component suppliers and integrators involved in deploying energy storage systems around the country.

SAESA’s mission and vision are supported by its constitution

SAESA’s Mission:

Create a more resilient, accessible, efficient, sustainable, and affordable energy system in Africa.

Educate stakeholders, advocate for public policies, accelerate energy storage growth, and add value to the energy storage industry.

SAESA’s Vision:

Guide policy to allow for the accessibility of storage projects;

Advocate and advance the energy storage industry in SA.