SGN Featured Training Partner: Modern Grid Solutions

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Looking for a deeper understanding of the smart grid? Subject matter experts at Modern Grid Solutions offer introductory smart grid courses online for electric utility personnel, utility executives as well as non-utility personnel and executives.

 

Scroll down for details on these featured courses:

·         Smart Grid Introductory Course for Utility Personnel

·         Smart Grid Course for Utility Executives

·         Smart Grid Introductory Course for Non-Utility Personnel

·         Smart Grid Introductory Course for Non-Utility Executives

·         Instructor-led Training from Modern Grid Solutions

 

Smart Grid Introductory Course for Utility Personnel

This four-hour introductory course is specially designed for electric utility personnel.  It is a comprehensive technology and business primer that provides a deep understanding and insight into the current state of the electric grid and the imperative for the smart grid.  Upon completion of this course, you will understand the essential nature of the smart grid, its key drivers, benefits and barriers. In addition you will gain insight into core smart grid technologies along the entire electric value chain. You will understand the operational impacts of applying key smart grid technologies from both a utility and customer perspective. You will obtain a much-needed business perspective of smart grid via an understanding of cost-benefit analysis, technology and funding aspects of major smart grid projects, and market forecasts.

 

This well-rounded foundational course will both inform and empower you to be an active participant in the grid modernization process that is revolutionizing the power industry today. Register now >>

 

Smart Grid Course for Utility Executives

This four-hour introductory course specially designed for electric utility executives.  This course is specifically geared towards executives and senior to mid-level managers keeping in mind the challenges they face today and the vision they need to provide for their organization tomorrow. The key objective of this course is to better inform and empower you, the decision-maker within the utility, by providing insight into various types of smart grid drivers and their effect on the utility transformation process, the implementation methodology and roadmap to the smart grid. This insight will enable you to be a thought-leader within your organization leading to the formulation/implementation of a strategic vision for your utility.

 

The course provides a thorough understanding of the various challenges facing the power grid of today and the imperative for the smart grid. You will gain insight into core smart grid technologies along the entire electric value chain and the operational impacts of applying these technologies. The cost-benefit analysis along with real-world business cases will paint a clear picture of the value propositions of smart grid. Market forecast, key players, their M&A activity, and growth areas will provide you an informed market outlook of the smart grid space. The in-depth discussion on various types of smart grid drivers- regulatory, legislative, technology, and consumer-related, leading to transformation of the utility business will provide deep insight into changes coming down the pipe-line for utilities.

 

The smart grid implementation methodology and roadmap will provide insight into the path forward for your utility, so that you can be better equipped to realize the smart grid, from a regulatory, technology, and business perspective. Register now >>

 

Smart Grid Introductory Course for Non-Utility Personnel

This four-hour smart grid introductory course specially designed for non-utility personnel. It is a comprehensive technology and business primer that provides a deep understanding and insight into the electric value chain, the current state of the electric grid, and the many dimensions and value propositions of the smart grid.

 

Upon completion of this course, you will understand the components of the electric value chain and how they come together to form the power delivery system. You will understand the essential nature of the smart grid, its key drivers, benefits, and barriers. In addition you will gain insight into core smart grid technologies along the entire electric value chain. You will understand the operational impacts of applying key smart grid technologies both from a utility and customer perspective. You will obtain a much-needed business perspective of smart grid via an understanding of cost-benefit analysis, technology and funding aspects of major smart grid projects, and market forecasts. 

If you work for a consulting company or a vendor, delivering products and services to the electric utility, this well-rounded foundational course will both inform and empower you. Register now >>

 

Smart Grid Introductory Course for Non-Utility Executives

This four-hour smart grid introductory course specially designed for non-utility executives.  This course is specifically geared towards executives and senior to mid-level managers of various companies that deliver products and services to the electric utility industry. The key objective of this course is to better inform and empower you, the decision-maker, by providing insight into the electric utility business, the regulatory and rate-making process, the electric value chain, and the smart grid. This insight would enable you to be a thought-leader within your company leading to a more strategic business relationship with new and existing clients.

 

Upon completing this course you will obtain a thorough understanding of the electric value chain, and its various components. You will understand the various challenges facing the power grid of today and the imperative for the smart grid. You will gain insight into core smart grid technologies along the entire electric value chain and operational impacts of applying these technologies. The cost-benefit analysis along with real-world business cases will paint a clear picture of the value propositions of Smart grid. Market forecast, key players, their M&A activity, and growth areas will provide you an informed market outlook of the smart grid space. The discussion on utility business both from a regulatory and operational perspective will provide deep insight into the workings of the electric utility. Lastly, the utility industry is going through a transformation process driven by new technologies and the changes in regulatory environment. You will gain insight into this utility transformation process and the smart grid roadmap.

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If you are an executive or a manager working for a consulting company, or a vendor delivering products and services to the electric utility, this course will provide important insights. Register now >>

 

Instructor-led Training

Instructor-led training by the Modern Grid Solutions team can be customized to anywhere between two days to five days. These in-depth courses can focus on a select, or all, smart grid dimensions depending on your organization's needs. Learn more >>

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About Modern Grid Solutions...

Dr. Mani Vadari is founder and president of Modern Grid Solutions. He has more than 25 years of experience delivering strategic solutions to the electric utility industry focusing primarily in transmission/distribution grid operations, generation operations, energy markets and smart grid. Dr. Vadari has authored over 30 articles in a variety of areas ranging from Dispatcher Training Simulator (DTS) development to artificial neural networks to electricity utility deregulation and the smart grid. 

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