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An Intensive 2-Day Online Training Course

Mini MBA in
Power, Electricity and Industry Infrastructure

Renewables and their impact on the Smart Grid
serving Digital Substations including Smart Transformers

Date: 30 Aug - 31 Aug 2021

Location: Online

Fees: $1,100

Date: 29 Nov - 30 Nov 2021

Location: Online

Fees: $1,100

The industry infrastructure has made significant progress by incorporating electrical equipment that will reduce carbon footprint and subsequently reduce the global warming potential substantially. Digital substations are mushrooming as efficient infrastructure components and equipment has great reliance in the internet of things (IoT) technologies. Smart digital transformers are emerging rapidly with the onset of industry infrastructure digitalization. The retro filling of new ester oil as substitute for mineral oil in transformers are fast gaining prominence as it increases the safety of transformer installations. Robotics are incorporated with the new state of the art smart transformers.

Course Objectives

By the end of this Energy Training Centre online training course, participants will learn to:

  • Differentiate the various types of power generation including renewables
  • Understand the various importance of power component namely the active power, reactive power and apparent power
  • Appreciate the merits and importance of renewable energy
  • Understand and describe the smart grids and micro grids
  • Recognise the importance of digital industry infrastructure

Training methodology

This online training course will utilize a variety of proven online learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, retention of the information presented. The training course is conducted Online via an Advanced Virtual Learning Platform in the comfort of any location of your choice.

About this course

Who Should Attend?

This Energy Training Centre online training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Electrical Power Engineers
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Electrical Supervisors
  • Engineering Professionals
  • Managers of the Electrical Engineering Department

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Course outline

  • Characteristics of solar power and photo voltaic cells
  • Wind turbines power generation components and operations
  • Impact of power factor and importance of reactive power
  • Merits of Flexible AC Transmission System (FACTS)
  • Common power quality issues
  • The triplen harmonics effects and mitigation techniques
  • Role of smart grids and artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Operations and merits of Microgrids
  • Smart digital transformer characteristics and merits
  • Digital substation architecture
  • Power transformers with natural ester based oils
  • Gas insulated transformer with SF6 alternative

The Course Options