NOMINATED REPRESENTATIVES OF GRID CODE PARTICIPANTS TO THE GRID CODE TECHNICAL COMMITTEE OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY INDUSTRY

Section 3.4.3 of the Grid Code for electricity supply market in Malawi requires the Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) to publish changes in membership of the Grid Code Technical Committee (GCTC) within 14 days, on the MERA website.

The GCTC established under the Grid Code, during its second meeting held on 28th and 29th March, 2018 at Sunbird Nkopola Lodge in Mangochi, received and confirmed the first list of nominated representatives for Gird Code participants to serve for a three-year term with effect from 28th March 2018.

MERA in its capacity as the Secretariat of the GCTC and following its mandate under the Grid Code hereby informs the public and the electricity supply industry the names and contact details of the first nominated representatives listed below:

NAME

 

COMMITTEE POSITION

NAME OF ORGANISATION

PHONE NUMBER & EMAIL

Patrick Kadewa

Chairperson

System and Market Operator –ESCOM

0999925997 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Leonard Machonjo

Member

Transmission- ESCOM

0888896322 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Shadreck Chado

Member

EGENCO

0999427600 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Samuel Ndala

Member

EGENCO

0999933554   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Macdivings Longwe

Member

Distribution- ESCOM

0885913682   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Youngie Chewele

Member

Distribution- ESCOM

0999966187   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tenson Nkalo

Member

Large Customers- Castel Malawi

0999159961   tenson.nkalo@ Carlsberg.mw

Welton Saiwa

Secretariat

MERA

0999929825  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

The Grid Code Technical Committee shall have the following functions:

(a)     Ensure a consultative stakeholder process is followed in the formulation and review of the Grid Code;
(b)    Review and make recommendations regarding proposals to amend the Grid Code;
(c)     Review and make recommendations regarding proposals for exemption to comply with the Grid Code;
(d)    Facilitate the provision of expert technical advice to MERA on matters related to the Grid Code; and
(e)     Attend to the resolution of Non Conformance Report incidences

 Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority would like to congratulate the nominated representatives and wish them success during their tenure.

 

 Dr Collins Magalasi

Chief Executive Officer