November 27th, 2013

Transformer Replacement Decisions

Transformer replacement before failure can be motivated by several legitimate reasons. These include environmental and fire safety regulations, changes in the load or the voltage level, an increased risk of failure due to transformer ageing, or the aim to improve the energy efficiency. This last motivation is less common, unfortunately. Replacing a transformer with a new one with higher energy efficiency will in many cases lead to a lower Life Cycle Cost of the device.

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November 24th

Analysis of Electricity Tariffs in Africa

Author: 
Thijs.Slot
Post date: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 07:15

This session is part of the Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Webinar Programme.

Theme 9 - Energy Access

Module 5: Analysis of Electricity Tariffs in Africa

This session has several purposes:

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November 21st

Asset Management - Replacement Criteria for Distribution Transformers

Author: 
Jos Wetzer
Post date: 
Thu, 11/21/2013 - 20:49

This session is part of the Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Webinar Programme.

Theme 2 - Pressure Points

Module 3: Asset Management - Replacement criteria for distribution transformers

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Regulatory Incentives for Reduction of Network Losses

Author: 
Sebastiaan Hers
Post date: 
Thu, 11/21/2013 - 17:13

This session is part of the Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Webinar Programme.

Theme 2 - Pressure Points

Module 1: Network Losses: Regulatory Incentives for Loss Reduction

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Replicable NAMA Concept - Promoting the Use of Energy Efficient Motors in Industry

Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions - NAMAs are a relatively new concept under the international climate policy framework to channel finance, technology and capacity building support to developing countries to drive climate change mitigation.

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November 17th

Lost power could fund electricity expansion in Africa

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November 14th

The role of hydrogen in seasonal energy storage

As solar and wind energy replace fossil fuels for electricity generation and space heating, the need for seasonal energy storage will increase.  Seasonal storage options include pumped hydro, compressed air energy, thermal, hydrogen, and biomass.  I will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each and the role hydrogen can play in seasonal energy storage.

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November 11th

Everything you want to know about the global energy system

The second edition of the Global Energy Assessment (GEA) is a colossus. It contains no less than 1,865 pages of densely packed and informed data, analysis, and possible outcomes. It was written by a global panel of 30 highly specialized authors and reviewed by another 180 energy specialists.

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November 7th

Clean Energy and the Role for Regulators

Author: 
Garrett Blaney
Post date: 
Thu, 11/07/2013 - 18:04

This session is part of the Clean Energy Regulators Initiative Webinar Programme.

Theme 1 - The Evolving Role of Network Regulators

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November 3rd

Further statistical information on selected postgraduate programs

Program

University

Year started

Students per year

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