British Chamber of Commerce Singapore

The British Chamber of Commerce Singapore is an independent membership organisation committed to helping strengthen the ties between the UK and Singapore. We have done so since 1954.

Whether you are just starting your research into ASEAN by scoping the market opportunities in Singapore, have established your business and seeking growth, building connections to the UK Government, or looking for brand exposure and employee development opportunities, the Chamber is here to support your needs at every stage of your journey.

With a full calendar of activities throughout the year including events, publications and opportunities to collaborate with our members, the Chamber team is available to help as a point of resource, introductions, networking, learning and profile-raising.

Our goal is to deliver Member Value through the services we offer that all work towards supporting our members in achieving your business objectives and aligning with our Mission of Building Networks, Connecting Businesses, and Creating Opportunities.

All benefit from our leading position as a strong and credible voice for our members and British businesses in Singapore and beyond.

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About the Webinar

BACKGROUND


Singapore expressed its ambition to attain zero carbon emissions by the middle of the century at COP26 in Glasgow, and has recently announced that it is considering 2050, seeking public feedback on the timeline. Recently, the EMA-commissioned 'Energy 2050 Committee' produced a study outlining a number of zero-carbon options for Singapore's power production.


It is apparent that green electricity imports via subsea interconnectors will be critical in assisting the country in meeting its goals. The EMA is already moving in this direction, having just issued a tender for 1.4GW of green imports.


Simultaneously, the ASEAN Centre for Energy has been developing the concept of a 'ASEAN Power Grid,' which would boost system dependability and facilitate regional energy sharing.

FORMAT


This discussion is being hosted as a webinar to enable our audience to hear from expert speakers based in multiple countries. 


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


  • We will hear from ASEAN Centre for Energy on their current thinking for a region-wide grid and what affects the recent EMA tender for green imports.


  • We will learn about recent interconnector construction projects.


  • Finally, we will discuss the challenges of subsea cables and how those have been overcome.

Speakers

Stuart Borland (Deputy Director, Offshore Network Regulation of Ofgem)

Stuart Borland

Deputy Director, Offshore Network Regulation of Ofgem

Thomas Briault (Principal at Arup Singapore Pte Ltd)

Thomas Briault

Principal at Arup Singapore Pte Ltd

Beni Suryadi (Manager at ASEAN Centre for Energy)

Beni Suryadi

Manager at ASEAN Centre for Energy

Ian Webb (Director of Arup Energy Advisory)

Ian Webb

Director of Arup Energy Advisory

Members

Member PriceFree

Non-Members

Public PriceS$23.36

Members of the BCC Global Network

Public PriceFree

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