Electricity Economics in Changing Electricity Markets

Overview

Are you ready for the new challenges & opportunities as power markets around the world evolve?

This is an essential core knowledge course for those involved in the business or regulation of the power industry.

It leads you through a clear, accessible and thorough examination of the economics of power generation, from power plant cost influences to end-customer prices. It contextualizes this analysis with key consideration of industry drivers and trends, including increasingly liberalized and competitive markets, evolving policy support and management frameworks, the growth and integration of renewable power sources, and the restructuring of power systems towards more decentralized operations.

A highly interactive presentation style allows for plenty of Q&A and time to discuss the issues from multiple stakeholder perspectives; including power plant owners, investors, policymakers and energy customers. This course is an essential primer for those seeking to navigate successful business routes through transitioning electricity systems.

Benefits of Attending

  • Clear, independent and business-focused introduction
  • Language designed for non-experts; particularly senior executives, policymakers & investment decision-makers
  • Core knowledge building, including up-to-the-minute examples from markets around the world
  • Interactive discussion of key market and economic variables
  • Quantification of key issues using simple numerical calculations, real data and Excel-based tools

We will examine these key questions:

  • Which variables drive the economics of electricity generation?
  • How do generation costs combine with other factors to produce end-use electricity prices?
  • How are current technology & system trends impacting electricity costs and prices?
  • What are policymakers doing to keep costs down?
  • Who are the key stakeholders and influences on electricity economics?
  • What are the value-chain impacts of market liberalization and competition?
  • How are solar and wind power (and other low-carbon options) changing market environments?
  • and many more!

Who Should Attend

  • Power generators, utilities and IPPs
  • Investors, including commercial and development banks, venture capital and private equity
  • Policymakers and policy advisors
  • Transmission / Distribution system operators (grid)
  • Power system vendors & EPC contractors
  • Large electricity users
  • Commercial services suppliers (law, insurance etc.)

Teaching Methodology

The agenda will combine presented materials with plenty of opportunity for Q&A, interactive discussions, and the use of quantitative models to illustrate key learning points. Current market examples and data are utilised wherever helpful.

 

Course Certificate

Upon the successful completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion bearing the signatures from both the Course Director and the Course Organizer. This Certificate will testify your endeavor and serve towards your professional advancement.

To register/inquire on this course, please contact:

Abigail Harris

In-focus International

Tel: +65 6325 0215 | Email: abigail[at]infocusinternational.com

Website: www.infocusinternational.com/electricityeconomics