Month: April 2024

Webinar Replay: Hydrogen Safety: Basics, Hazards and Challenges

We are excited to share the replay of our inaugural webinar, “Hydrogen Safety: Basics, Hazards, and Challenges,” featuring Oliver Bornholdt. With an impressive 25-year track record in Global Business Development and Hydrogen Safety at Dräger, Oliver is a recognized authority in market strategy, product management, and innovative solutions. He is a passionate advocate for industry safety, specializing in Digital Transformation and emerging technologies like Hydrogen & Ammonia Safety.

Webinar Highlights:

When it comes to Hydrogen safety “We have to TRUST the TECHNOLOGY”.

Explore Fundamental Safety Principles:

  • Delve into the foundational concepts of hydrogen safety.
  • Understand the potential hazards and risks associated with hydrogen use and storage.
  • Learn about essential safety protocols and best practices.

Gain Valuable Insights:

  • Acquire a comprehensive understanding of the importance of safety in the hydrogen industry.
  • Tap into Oliver Bornholdt’s extensive experience in Business Development, Market Strategy, and Safety Advocacy.
  • Benefit from his dedicated focus on topics like Digital Transformation and New Technologies in safety.

Watch the Replay:

Missed the live session? Don’t worry! Access the full recording of the webinar on our YouTube channel. Enhance your understanding of hydrogen safety by watching the replay today.


Watch the full webinar replay now and delve into the latest trends and technologies in hydrogen with us!

April 12, 2024
Promotion of SAREP Seminars and Courses (April 1- 15, 2024)

South Asia Energy Sectors Event Calendar*

2-3 April

Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency, Kathmandu, Nepal

Organized by: Institute for Technical and Academic Research (ITAR)

 10:00 AM NPT Onwards

The International Conference on Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency provides a customized platform for experts to exchange insights and advancements in the field. Designed with specific needs, it features expert speakers, debates, networking, and presentations, providing exclusive growth and learning opportunities.

4 April

Knowledge Series (Part III)
EV Integration – Challenges and Way Ahead for Utilities in South Asia, Online

Organized by: USAID’s South Asia Regional Energy Partnership and USAID’s South Asia Group for Energy (SAGE)

 05:30 PM – 7:30 PM IST 

The Knowledge Series Webinar focuses on the deployment of Electric Vehicles (EVs) in South Asia, particularly addressing utility concerns and capacity building for EV adoption. The third session explores Tariff Design from an Indian perspective, covering the landscape, essential parameters, design approaches, and relevant case studies.

5 April

Solar Power Technology 2024, New Delhi, India

Organized by : ITR Group

 9:30 AM IST Onwards

The International Conference on Solar Power Technology is set to unite academic experts, researchers, and scholars to exchange research and insights on Solar Power Technology. This leading interdisciplinary event will showcase innovations, trends, and challenges, fostering discussions on practical solutions within the solar power sector.

9 April

Climate Change & Water Connect, New Delhi, India

Organized by: CII

 09:30 AM IST Onwards

The conference aims to address the challenges of climate change on water, discussing how to improve water security and resilience. It will bring together experts and stakeholders to find solutions for managing water resources more sustainably amidst changing weather patterns.

10 April

Roundtable Discussion
Doubling Energy Efficiency of Indian Industries by 2030, New Delhi, India

Organized by: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE)

 09:30 AM – 2:00 PM IST

The Discussion’s primary objective is accelerating energy efficiency within India’s energy-intensive industries. It aims to achieve this by addressing challenges, showcasing innovative solutions and technologies, discussing financing avenues, and highlighting the importance of energy audits. The goal is to foster collaboration and knowledge exchange to drive sustainable industrial practices.

10 April

Guarantee of Origin
(GoO) Mechanism for Green Hydrogen and its Derivatives, New Delhi, India

Organized by: South Asia Regional
Energy Partnership (SAREP) and Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE)

 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM IST

The workshop aims to develop guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and verifying green hydrogen’s attributes. Stakeholders will discuss green hydrogen exports, certification, cross-country definition harmonization, and support for pilot projects. The goal is to gather insights to ensure effective and unified green hydrogen standards and practices.

Participation by invitation only

12 April

GreenTech Summit 2024, New Delhi, India

Organized by: CII-IGBC

 09:30 AM IST Onwards 

The GreenTech Summit 2023 addresses the critical challenge of decarbonizing the built environment to achieve net zero energy, water, waste, and carbon goals. It offers a vital platform for industry stakeholders to explore solutions, challenges, and strategies for a sustainable future, especially as India gears up to build most of its urban infrastructure by 2030.

Monday – Tuesday
15-16 April

Renewable Energy and Sustainable Energy Management, Thimpu, Bhutan

Organized by: IIRST

 09:30 AM BTT Onwards 

The ICRESEM-24 invites researchers, academicians, policymakers, and industry professionals to discuss trends, challenges, and advancements, offering a unique opportunity for knowledge exchange and networking across various disciplines. It’s committed to an enriching experience for all participants, aiming to expand horizons and deepen understanding.

* This calendar is a compilation of events based on publicly available information and is meant only for the purpose of wider circulation. Please follow the registration link of event organizers to find out the details of participation and to get updates regarding the event.

South Asia Regional Energy Hub (SAREH) is a coordination and communication platform under the South Asia Regional Energy Partnership (SAREP), a key initiative under USAID’s Clean EDGE Asia (Enhancing Development and Growth through Clean Energy). SAREP is implemented by RTI International.
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Paul Seae
April 3, 2024