This course will review one of the most critical regulatory determinations in the tariff setting process. The training will couple theoretical discussions determining the cost of debt and cost of equity of regulated licensees, and the manner in which these are optimally weighted to ensure an efficient and sustainable financing structure, with practical exercises and case-study examples from previous regulatory determinations.
This course is designed for energy regulators and other industry professionals wishing to understand how energy trading is done from both theoretical and practical perspectives. The participants will receive a comprehensive package on energy portfolio management together with useful trading simulations.
This event will stress the necessity of adoption of reporting and compliance systems by market participants and the role of guidelines from regulators that help them navigate through the established rules of fair and legal conduct.
This course is an opportunity for regulation and utility professionals to obtain a detailed insight into the allowed revenue calculation and electricity tariff-setting process. The course will be broken down in a step-by-step fashion to ensure trainees obtain a sound understanding of the fundamental objectives of price regulation and the techniques regulators employ to achieve them.
The Seminar on Energy Policy and Regulation aims to bring high-level policy makers and newly appointed regulatory commissioners up-to-speed with the latest developments on energy and regulatory policy, enhancing their understanding of the industries they govern and ultimately improving their performance as regulatory policymakers.