YEPN September 2016: Awards season: Young Energy Professional of the Year, Trainee of the Year and em6 Load Forecast service.
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Celebrating energy awards season

It's awards season in the energy industry and there are a spate of events recognising the awesome talent and innovative technology both at home and overseas. If you know of some great work worth recognising, let us know at

This month we include two major international events coming up: the World Energy Congress in Turkey and the APEx conference in Columbia. More details below.

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Congratulations to Linda Thompson who took home Young Energy Professional of the Year at the Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards on August 10. Find out about Linda's vision for the future of energy for Fonterra.
Energy Market Services have picked up and international Smart Cities award for their em6 Load Forecast service. EMS teamed up with Tesla to provide a highly accurate tool which calculates load forecasts up to 14 days in advance.
Nominees for Generation, Transmission and Distribution Trainee of the Year will go head to head at the Annual Connection Excellence Awards on October 20. Tickets for the awards night in Christchurch are still up for grabs.

10-18 Sep 2016, International Drive Electric Week, various locations
Head along to a local event to talk to an EV owner or find out more about EV's in NZ and what steps are being taken to increase uptake.

27-29 Sep 2016, System Operator Industry Workshops, various locations
Updates on topical system operations issues including Reserves and Frequency Management and the National Market for Instantaneous Reserves.

28 Sep 2016, Transmission Needs of Tomorrow, Wellington
Hear Transpower Chief Exec Alison Andrew speak about New Zealand's transmission future and the challenges the industry need to prepare for.

10-13 Oct 2016 World Energy Congress, Istanbul
The World Energy Congress will bring together more than 10,000 energy leaders from industries, governments and agencies across the globe to focus on the theme of 'Embracing New Frontiers'.

12-14 Oct 2016 APEx Conference, Medellin
Colleagues from power exchanges and electricity markets worldwide will meet in Medellin, Columbia next month to share information, ideas and knowledge.

Any upcoming events or new to share? Contact us at to let us know.
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