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Energy Reform and Management

By: Budding Heights Development Company

Lagos State, Nigeria

22 Aug - 02 Sep, 2016  12 days

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NGN 300,000

The essence of this training course is to expose each delegate to how power sector reforms in the electricity sector was implemented in numerous countries in Europe, Asia and Latin American countries.

From that period to date numerous countries in the developed and developing world have implemented one form of reform or the other by allowing for the liberalization of the sector, increased competition and ultimately private ownership

The course outline attempts to aggregate the totality of this global experience by discussing the historical foundation of the reform process, it's implementation on a comparative basis in the developed and developing world, lessons to be learnt from these experiences and what is in store in the future. 

In addition, this course would discuss the contemporary managerial technique that is obtained in fully deregulated private sector managed electricity power sector. We would also discuss some of the lessons that developed countries can learn from the managerial experiences of the developed countries and the mistakes to avoid. 

Course Outline

  • Historical background of the electricity reform 
  • Introduction
  • The historical origins of power sector reforms 
  • The economics of electric utility 
  • Restructuring the electricity industry
  • Phases in the development of the electricity markets 
  • An introduction to the four phase development model of the electricity model
  • The franchised monopoly phase
  • The purchasing agent phase 
  • The bulk electricity market phase 
  • Retail competition or customer phase stage

Course Objectives

  • Community Development and Strategic Planning for Reform
  • Strategic planning tools and techniques for Community Development
  • Assessing risk for social enterprise business continuity planning 
  • Planning community policy and strategic communications
  • Identifying community stakeholders and motivations for engagement 
  • Strategic Planning Techniques
  • Project Based Planning
  • Privatization and Public Private Partnership
  • Introduction
  • The British electricity power reforms 
  • The pre privatization power structure
  • The process of the transformation and privatization of the power sector in Britain
  • Impact of the reforms and lessons
  • Energy Reform
  • Developing a working knowledge of key concepts and ideas in energy management
  • Analysis of major political institutions and actors involved in the energy politics at the international and national level
  • A debate on the various aspects of contemporary energy politics including diminishing supplies of affordable energy resources concerns for security of supply and climate change.
  • Critically analysis of relevant literature, case studies and policies on energy;
  • Classroom and or group discussions on various theoretical and practical aspects of energy reform
  • The politics and challenges of steering energy reforms
  • Comparative experience of power sector reforms globally 
  • Experience of Latin American countries and Asia
  • The African experience in power reforms and privatization 
  • Lessons to learnt 
  • A comparative analysis of the divestiture strategy for reform and transformation of the power sector
  • The regulatory framework for power sector reforms
  • Global trend in electricity sector reform 
  • Modern managerial trends and techniques in the electricity industry
  • Contemporary trend in the power sector reform 
  • Addressing labor issues in power reforms
Best Western Starfire Hotel, 128 Joel Ogunnaike Street, GRA Ikeja, Lagos Aug 22 - 02 Sep, 2016
NGN 300,000.00
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+234 810 495 1079, +234 701 881 7970