DRAFT TRAINING PROGRAM

Course Objective: Understanding Energy Regulation

Date: 26th – 28th August, 2020
Time: 10AM  – 12Noon
Tuition Fee is (USD) $ 150.00 includes Training Materials and Certificates

26th August 2020 10AM  - 12Noon

Session 1

Introduction to Regulation

1)       Why Regulation
2)      Principles of Regulation
             Independence, Predictability, Investor and consumer protection
3)      Stages/Elements of Regulation
4)     Features of successful regulatory Authority
5)     Legitimacy and credibility
6)     Regulatory Process Management
             Stakeholder identification
             Conflicting interests 
             Media issues

27th August 2020 10AM  - 12Noon

Session 1

Tariff Design

a)  Determination of Revenue Requirement
b)  Rate of return Regulation RAB determination
c)   Incentive Based Regulation
d)  Approaches to Cost of Service; Customer categorization, cost allocation methods, policy issues, social consideration, political issues
e)  Pricing by Time / and consumer Location
f)   Performance Review
g)  Stakeholder engagement – Maintaining independence 
h)  Challenges of Tariff reviews
i)   Regulation of Public VS Private utilities

28th August 2020 10AM  - 12Noon

Session 1

Project Finance – Generation Power Plants

a)  Project Bankability
b)  Cost of Debt
c)  Cost of Equity
d)  WACC
e)  Project risks
f)   Experience with IPPs and PPAs

REGISTRATION

EREA Members

$ 150.00

Non EREA Members

$ 150.00