Workshop description

The Workshop is hosted by E-Control, Austria

 

The purpose of the program is to explain to non-technical participants the physics and engineering fundamentals that go behind providing electricity supply. It will explain step by step what constitutes an electric power system and what are its associated components.

It will shed light on other functionalities and dysfunctionalities such as why blackouts might occur. The program will also cover latest developments in the industry triggered by technological development such as distributed generation, smart grids and smart systems.

Scope

  • basic electricity terminology
  • how electricity is generated
  • how electricity is transmitted and distributed and
  • how electricity is operated

2 Site Visits

  • visit to EVN’s waste combustion power plant in Dürnrohr
  • visit to APG, Austria’s independent transmission operator

Workshop registration

ERRA Full Members EUR 800 + 27% VAT
ERRA Associate Members EUR 900 + 27% VAT
Non-Member Regulators EUR 1100 + 27% VAT
Non-regulators EUR 1200 + 27% VAT

Registration fee includes 1 day site visits, while kindly note that accommodation is NOT included in the registration fee.

Workshop location

Vienna

Austria

E-Control Premises
Rudolfsplatz 13a
1010 Vienna

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For the workshop agenda please contact the Secretariat.

 

 

 

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Organization
For the list of participants please contact the Secretariat.

Workshop location

Vienna

Austria

E-Control Premises
Rudolfsplatz 13a
1010 Vienna

Center map