Capacity Development on Renewable Energy and Grid Integration (CapREG)
As of: November 2018
Objective and activities
This project delivers basic and advanced training on renewable energy grid integration in countries in Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Viet Nam, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia. Its target group consists of specialist personnel in key institutions in the private and public energy sector. The specialist personnel are trained in grid operations and the development of an enabling economic and policy environment for the energy sector. The training will focus on transmission and distribution grids, flexible conventional energy generation, storage systems, consumption management, and communication technologies for flexible system control. Plans for basic and further training include seminars, workshops and webinars in English, and a mobile exhibition in English and Spanish.
State of implementation/results
- A needs assessment has been conducted in each target country. Respective training plans for the capacity development for electricity systems based on renewable energies are developed.
- The implementation of the training courses in the seven target countries, international training in Berlin as well as online training courses have started.
- All information regarding the project, such as seminar dates, contents, target groups and requirements for participation can be found on the RENAC project site.
- Moreover, a comprehensive project brochure (in English and Spanish) can be downloaded on the same site.