Explore the technology behind the intelligent network
Electricity networks are getting smarter, more responsive and more efficient.
Find out more about smart grids, micro-grids and the technology behind them. Explore the role of energy storage, demand response, and distributed systems. And discover how to manage data, secure supply, and protect assets in an IT-enabled grid.
About this course
This is an introductory course to the technologies used in smart electricity grids. During the course you will be able to take part in a series of lectures given by the leading specialists in smart grid technologies, workshops and structured site visits to build your knowledge of modern solutions for intelligent power networks.
The course covers the following key topics:
The essential technologies for intelligent power grids
Ensuring reliability and security in electricity supply
Security systems and the use of synchrophasors for power grids
Maintaining quality of electrical energy in distributed generation systems
Data security and protection in the smart grid
Energy storage and its role in smart and distributed power systems
Managing demand and response in intelligent power systems
Introduction to power-system economics
Microgrids and their technology
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