PowerCon 2012 started today in Auckland, New Zealand. Conference attendees can download a free mobile agenda for Android and iOS devices.
The theme of this conference is “Towards Smarter Resilient and Economic Power Systems”. This is topical in the context of emerging trends of Smart Grids; resilience of electricity infrastructure to recent earthquakes, floods, nuclear-meltdown in the Asia-Pacifc region; and, trends towards Emission Trading Scheme and increased participation of private capital markets into electricity generation. A flavour of this theme in the context of New Zealand will be highlight to all our international participants