Integrated Supply Side Technology

Estimated cost: R10 001 – R20 000
Field Of Study: Renewable Energy
Department Name: Centre for Renewable and Sustainable energy studies


The course provides an insight into the supply side of the power system. The focus will be on power delivery characteristics of conventional power stations, intermittent renewable power stations and utility-scale energy storage. Economic dispatch, energy storage scheduling, load-frequency control and inter-area power flow, dynamic system stability and inertia will also be covered. An overview of applicable network codes and regulations, and introduction to power system modelling and simulation software will be discussed.

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Blended
Duration: 8 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: N Jacobs
Latest Year Offered: 2021