005 – Electricity and Power Sector Regulation in Developing Countries

Date: Jun 6 – 10, 2022 | Oct 3 – 14, 2022
Location: Houston, Texas USA
CEUs: 6.0

Registration Discount: $3,900 – You must Register 60 days in advance and payment must be Paid In Full 30 days prior to the start of class.

Course Overview

Power system regulation is never at a rest, and this is particularly true for the power systems of today. This course is offered at a time when power sectors all over the world are facing their toughest challenges since their creation 150 years ago.

Adequate regulation will be needed to address issues such as the de-carbonisation of the sector, the integration of renewable energy, active demand response, the integration of ever bigger markets, cybersecurity and last but not least, universal access to energy.

High-quality knowledge will be needed to respond to these challenges of the power sector in developing countries, and this AEI course is designed to give you a solid grasp of the international best practices, and empower your journey towards becoming an energy regulation expert.

Target audience

Regulators, Policy Makers, Professionals , Researchers, Regulatory Affairs Specialists, Compliance Officers, Senior and Mid-level Utility Managers, Elected and Appointed officials who oversee Utility Policy.

Course Outline

  1. Emerging Trends
    • Challenges in Power Sector Regulation
    • Renewable Uncertainty Location
    • Regulating State owned vs. Private owned Electricity Company
    • Regulating Electricity in Developed vs. Undeveloped Countries.
  2. Current Policy Initiative
    • High EE
    • Diversified Supply Technologies
    • RES High
    • Deployed CCS
    • Low Nuclear
  3. Revolution
    • Demand response
    • Distributed generation
    • Distributed storage
    • Electric vehicles supported ICT
  4. Integration of power Systems Markets
  5. Cybersecurity
  6. Universal Access
  7. Industry Technology
  8. Electricity Structure and Regulation
  9. Revenue Requirements
  10. Class Cost-of-Service
  11. Rate Design
  12. Energy Efficiency Mandates & Renewable Energy
  13. Distributed Generation (DG), Net Metering, & Avoided Costs
  14. Process & Procedures of a Rate Case

Tuition: $4,000