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Power Consulting Training Services

Energy transition: challenges of renewables integration

24. - 25. 7. 2018, Madrid, Spain or online

Objective

  • Understand the technical and economic challenges of integrating variable renewable energies in today’s grid around the world. 

Audience

Professionals in the energy sector with an engineering background or/and who have working experience in the context of power systems, eager to learn about renewables integration.

Course topics

Introduction

  • History and problems of renewable energies 
  • Voltage dips 
  • Power quality 
  • Intermittent generation 
  • Overview of current energy trends 
  • Main renewable technologies: PV and wind 
  • Other technical concepts 

Technical challenges and solutions

  • Grid codes 
  • Different countries, different requirements 
  • ENTSO-E 
  • Technical solutions for fulfilling the grid codes
  • New technologies in Power Generation Units
  • Uncertainty and variability of wind and solar
  • Predictive tools

Control and communications

  • Control centers, power plant controllers 
  •  Guidelines

Electrical studies

  • Studies to determine the compliance with the grid codes

Measurements

  • Measuring a power plant according to the specifications of each country and international standards  

Case study

  • Technical analysis of a wind power plant

 

Date and Location

Date: July 24 – 25, 2018

Class time:
09:00 – 13:00


Location:
ABB Power Consulting
San Romualdo, 13
28037 – Madrid
Spain

Online access
The course is held live in Madrid but you are also welcome to join online. 
Send an e-mail to madrid.abbuniversity@es.abb.com and we get back with instructions.

 

Price

450 € + 21% VAT per person

Contact us for more information

ABB Power Consulting
Calle San Romualdo, 13
28037 Madrid, Spain
Phone: (+34) 666 57 40 77 – (+34) 91 581 99 87
E-mail: madrid.abbuniversity@es.abb.com

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