GDI Seminar Series #1 [Powering Malaysia: Introduction to Electricity Generation]
The first series of Gabungan Darurat Iklim (GDI) on climate crisis with landscape on Electricity generation including how electricity tariffs are calculated and IPPs are paid.
Date : 1st August 2021 (Sunday)
Time : 8.00pm-9.30pm
Speaker : Sharan Raj (Parti Sosialis Malaysia)
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Electricity generation remains the biggest source of carbon emissions for Malaysia contributing to the ongoing climate crisis. However, to decarbonize our electricity generation one must need to understand the electricity landscape in Malaysia. This webinar will explore the electricity landscape for Semenanjung, Sabah, and Sarawak. This webinar will also shed light on the.
- The Regulatory Framework
- Operations Of Electricity Companies
- Fuel Source For Electricity
- How Electricity Tariff Is Calculated
- How IPPs Are Paid
- The Capitalists in Electricity Sector
- RE Potential And Challenges
This webinar will decipher the technical jargon such as installed capacity, maximum demand, grid balancing, and energy trilemma. The energy trilemma is the act of balance between sustainability, affordability/pricing, and reliability/security. The energy trilemma is an important consideration in electricity system planning. This webinar will be conducted in laymans’ terms and utilize common analogies to allow the common people (99% of the population) to understand.