PTT Sponsors Smart Energy Hackathon Southeast Asia

Energy Press Releases Friday September 8, 2017 17:02
Bangkok--8 Sep--PTT
Accelerate the development of innovative energy software solutions, aiming to be the prototype of futuristic technology.

Mr. Wittawat Svasti-xuto, Senior Executive Vice President, Sustainability Management and Project Engineer, PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) revealed that PTT and GIZ (The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) cooperate on the first Smart Energy Hackathon Southeast Asia. This emphasizes PTT's strong determination to stimulate energy innovation as well as the search for new potential business ideas in response to the evolving technologies and consumer behavior.

Smart Energy Hackathon Southeast Asia will be held from 8 to 10 September 2017 at Chamchuri 10 Building, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. As a main sponsor, PTT has created a challenge called "Going for Negawattes". The challenge aims to accelerate the creation of innovations or software solutions which can reduce energy consumption and increase the efficient use of energy for residential and industrial sectors. Startups, software developers, data scientists, and energy professionals from all around Southeast Asia are invited to collaborate and compete for effective innovations which provide smart solutions to tackle energy and environmental challenges.

"PTT assigns high importance to innovation development. Smart Energy Hackathon sponsorship is a great opportunity to foster knowledge-sharing communities that connect experts, companies, investors, and potential individuals in Southeast Asia. The objective is to stimulate the creation of new innovative energy solutions which could be extended in commercial terms, reinforcing long-term business and social growth. As a main Sponsor, PTT is proud to help strengthen public awareness of advance technology trends in energy industries, ensuring national energy security", Mr. Wittawat added.


Latest Press Release

ET Energy เตรียมสร้างโรงไฟฟ้าพลังงานแสงอาทิตย์ 61MWp ในมาเลเซีย

ET Energy ผู้พัฒนาและผู้ประกอบการพลังงานสะอาดชั้นแนวหน้าของโลก ประกาศว่า บริษัทร่วมกับพันธมิตร Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd. ("NWEPDI") ซึ่งเป็นบริษัทในเครือ China Power Engineering Consulting Group...

PEA teams up with Messe Frankfurt and The Exhibiz to open Thailand Lighting Fair 2017 under the theme of Smart City Safe City during 16-18 November 2017 at BITEC Bangna

Thailand's Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA), Messe Frankfurt New Era, and The Exhibiz Co Ltd today open Thailand Lighting Fair 2017, ASEAN's leading trade fair on lighting technology, design and solutions. The event is being held for the third...

ET Energy to Build 61MWp Solar Project for UiTM in Malaysia

ET Energy, a global leading clean energy developer and operator has announced today that the company together with its partner Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd. ("NWEPDI") of China Power Engineering Consulting Group, have inked the...

World#s Largest BiOPV Roof Installation Using Heliatek#s HeliaSol(R)

Today ENGIE, Heliatek and the Department of Charentes-Maritimes inaugurated the world's largest BiOPV installation on a roof. 500 m2 of Heliatek's solar films were installed on the roof of the "Pierre Mendes France" middle school in La Rochelle, France....

Cepsa Analyzes World Trends and Socio-Economic Models in its 2030 Energy Map

Cepsa Energy Outlook 2030 is a research piece that presents what the energy mix will look like in 2030. The document answers questions such as what countries and technologies will meet fuel demands, what the impact of energy efficiency measures will be,...

Related Topics