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Apply to take part in our pilot electricity wheeling research project<h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​About​​​​​​​</h2><p>This pilot research project will include a limited number of third party participants to investigate, test and  finalise the wheeling facility. The pilot will take place over a minimum of one year, and will end with the full implementation of our wheeling facility. </p><p>We have established a set of <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Procedures%2c%20guidelines%20and%20regulations/Wheeling_Implementation_and_Rules.pdf" target="_blank">wheeling rules</a>, tariffs and a draft agreement. We are in the process of finalising the technical requirements for the connection of generators > 1 MW to our grid, including a <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Agreements%20and%20contracts/Draft_Municipality_Grid_connection_and_use_of_system_agreement.pdf" target="_blank">draft Grid Connection and Use of System Agreement</a> for such connections, as well as changing our billing processes and systems. </p><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Apply​​​​​​​</h2><p>Applications closed on <strong>Thursday, 30 June 2022</strong>. </p><p>The pilot will be conducted in terms of the City wheeling rules. In addition to any restrictions in these rules, the City may limit the number of customers per supplier, the number of generators, as well as any other aspect that is linked to system, regulatory or legal constraints. </p><p>Wheeling of electricity under the pilot project will only be allowed subject to the necessary generation approvals, grid connection approvals, any necessary Eskom wheeling agreements, metering data in the required form and format (NRS 049-5-2) being available, and customers entering into a<a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Agreements%20and%20contracts/Draft_Wheeling_Contract_for_Consumers.pdf" target="_blank"> wheeling supply agreement </a>with the City. These requirements may not necessarily be applied in the selection of participants.</p> <span> <div class="notification with-heading dark-copy pink bg-light-grey"><div class="graphic with-border"> <i class="info note">​​​</i> </div><div class="desc"><h4>Please note</h4><p> The City reserves the right to select and appoint particpants in the pilot research project in its sole discretion based on information provided by the applicant.</p></div></div></span> <p>Selected applicants will be required to enter an agreement with the City in order to participate in the pilot research project. <br></p> <span> <h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Apply to conduct the research component​​​​​​​</h2></span> <p>Members of academic and research institutions can collaborate with us and apply to undertake the research component of the pilot study. We will provide data from the pilot, as well as other relevant information to enable the research.</p><p>See the <a href="https://resource.capetown.gov.za/documentcentre/Documents/Forms%2c%20notices%2c%20tariffs%20and%20lists/Electricity_Wheeling_project_Research_areas.pdf" target="_blank">possible areas of research</a>. <br></p><h4>Apply</h4><div>If you are interested, please submit a written expression of interest to <em><a>hoosain.essop@capetown.gov.za</a></em> by <strong>Wednesday, 31 August 2022</strong>. <br></div><div><br></div><div><span><div class="lrg-icon-content bordered"><div class="lrg-icon lrg-check"><p> <b>​​​​​​Include the following in your submission</b></p><ul><li>name and overview of the institution to which the researcher is affiliated;<br></li><li>previous research in similar or related areas;<br></li><li>name and brief CV of researcher who will lead or coordinate research; and<b>​</b></li><li>details of collaboration with other research organisations.​</li></ul></div></div></span><br></div><div><strong>Please note:</strong> </div><div><ul><li>The City reserves the right to select a researcher in its sole discretion, based on information provided by the applicant.</li><li>Selected applicants will be required to enter a research agreement with the City, in accordance with our research practices and policies. <br></li><li>This is an opportunity for academic research only. The researcher will not receive any form of remuneration. </li></ul></div><h2 class="sectHeading">​​​​​​​​​​Contact us​​​​​​​<br></h2><p>For more information, please contact <a> <em>hoosain.essop@capetown.gov.za</em></a>.</p><p> <br> </p>GP0|#867ec979-cae6-4865-8a19-7db388795617;L0|#0867ec979-cae6-4865-8a19-7db388795617|Electricity;GTSet|#a7cfb90d-44ad-4426-98ce-565f79932396;GPP|#6c293e71-0db4-42d2-a348-6d21e8d13030;GPP|#54dbab3a-0b2f-4602-8af5-3d651c59a5f4We are calling for applicants to take part in our one-year pilot electricity wheeling project.0

 

 

Draft Municipality Grid Connection and Use of System Agreement1747953GP0|#95dd2222-bab7-472a-8355-d5bcc09d227c;L0|#095dd2222-bab7-472a-8355-d5bcc09d227c|Draft contract;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#45cfb7bc-c332-4e18-a638-3fa94d09d8ed;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2022-04-25T10:00:00Z
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Electricity Wheeling Project FAQs425991GP0|#7d9df7be-4d49-4007-95e2-153219f9c783;L0|#07d9df7be-4d49-4007-95e2-153219f9c783|FAQs;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#d8892104-ce90-493e-b813-93c488f4b1d3;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2022-06-19T22:00:00Z
Electricity Wheeling Project Research Areas List294984GP0|#af8a3963-d9e4-485f-ac84-7f8e7d3eff34;L0|#0af8a3963-d9e4-485f-ac84-7f8e7d3eff34|List;GTSet|#f1e8889f-f7d7-4d5b-a3f5-af0ca2e076ea;GPP|#3a03f9b9-d2e9-49b1-92e1-37b654747f82;GPP|#0972c695-fd19-46c4-ab5d-9601f17b780e2022-06-28T22:00:00Z

 

 

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