USTDA reverse trade mission supports South Africa smart grid initiatives

This feature follows representatives from South Africa's municipal electricity distribution utilities, Eskom and NERSA, who took part in a reverse trade mission to learn about U.S. technology, services, policies and financing that can support the implementation of smart grid projects in their country. Sponsored by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, the tour included stops in Philadelphia, Pa., Baltimore, Md., Washington, D.C., and Atlanta, Ga.

U.S. Trade and Development Agency

USTDA is an independent U.S. Government foreign assistance agency that is funded by the U.S. Congress.