31 August, 20172017-08-31T09:30:00
9:30 AM 2017-08-31T09:30:00 - 3:30 PM 2017-08-31T03:30:00
PwC, Brookfield Place Level 15, 125 St Georges Terrace, Perth

A series of engaging and topical events focused on the exciting opportunity and key challenges for battery storage in Australia. The series will include presentations from leading policymakers, regulators, analysts and industry leaders and include great networking with the leaders of the Australian battery storage sector.

The series will cover the crucial topics facing the sector, including market assessments, the evolving regulatory framework and consumer protections and the role battery storage can play on the electricity network.

The Perth instalment will be held over a full day in order to cover all topics covered through events held in the Eastern states. Further details on the agenda for the Perth event to come.


9.30am - Welcome from Clean Energy Council 
9.45am - Keynote address from Ross Garnaut, Zen Energy
10.15am - Morning tea
10.45am - Panel 1: Market assessment and opportunities in Western Australia
11.45am - Panel 2: Engaging and protecting the WA consumer
12.45pm - Lunch
1.30pm - Panel 3: Investing in the storage boom
2.30pm - Panel 4: Storage and the Grid in Western Australia
3.30pm - Closing remarks


Market assessment and opportunities in Western Australia

  • Reece Stephens, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Cameron Parrotte, AEMO
  • Jennie Burdeniuk, GHD
  • Chair: Charlie Grover, PwC

Engaging and protecting the WA consumer

  • Mark Paterson, Horizon Power
  • Nicky Cusworth, ERA
  • Jemma Green, PowerLedger
  • Allen Gerber, Synergy
  • Chair: Dermot Costello, CEC

Investing in the storage boom

  • Michael Voros, Herbert Smith Freehills
  • John Polhill, Envirostream
  • Keith Barnard, CSIRO
  • Richard Hunwick, Hunwick Consultants
  • Chair: Maryanne Coffey, CEC

Storage and the Grid in Western Australia

  • Nigel Wilmot, Western Power
  • Brian Innes, Redback Technologies
  • Duwayno Robertson, AGL
  • Chair: Sandy Atkins, CEC
Series sponsor

Series sponsor

With thanks to event host PwC.