Emerging Technologies in Energy Distribution Course

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We are proud to offer this course in a variety of training formats to suit your needs. We use the highest quality learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable as possible. Our face to face calendar allows you to choose any classroom course of your choice to be delivered at any venue of your choice - offering you the ultimate in convenience and value for money.

June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
ETD026 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 165,000 | $2,200 Register
ETD026 24 Jun 2024 - 5 Jul 2024 10 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 166,000 | $2,200 Register
ETD026 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kampala, Uganda $3,300 Register
ETD026 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Accra, Ghana $4,400 Register
ETD026 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Johannesburg, South Africa $4,400 Register
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June 2024

17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
KES 165,000 $2,200
24 Jun - 5 Jul 2024
10 days
KES 166,000 $2,200
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
I Want To See More Dates...

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In the dynamic context of today's energy landscape, staying informed about the latest technologies is imperative for professionals in the energy distribution sector. This course is designed to furnish a comprehensive understanding of emerging technologies shaping the future of energy distribution. Participants will gain insights into innovative solutions, enhance their technical skills, and be better equipped to navigate the evolving energy industry.


10 days

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for professionals working in the energy distribution sector, including:

  • Energy Managers
  • Utility Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Regulatory Affairs Professionals
  • Policy Analysts
  • Sustainability Managers
  • Technology Innovators in Energy

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Course Objectives:

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explore key emerging technologies transforming energy distribution.
  • Understand the impact of renewable energy integration on distribution systems.
  • Develop proficiency in smart grid technologies and their applications.
  • Learn about advanced energy storage solutions and their role in distribution.
  • Analyze the challenges and opportunities associated with electric vehicle integration.
  • Gain insights into artificial intelligence and data analytics for optimized energy distribution.
  • Explore the role of blockchain in enhancing energy transaction security.
  • Understand the concept of microgrids and their relevance in modern energy systems.
  • Discuss the regulatory and policy implications of emerging technologies in energy distribution.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Emerging Technologies in Energy Distribution

  • Overview of the evolving energy landscape
  • Importance of staying abreast of technological advancements
  • Global trends in energy distribution
  • Case studies of successful technology adoptions
  • Future outlook for the energy distribution sector

Module 2: Renewable Energy Integration

  • Impact of renewables on distribution systems
  • Grid balancing strategies
  • Technological solutions for intermittent energy sources
  • Case studies of successful renewable energy integration
  • Regulatory considerations for renewable energy in distribution

Module 3: Smart Grid Technologies

  • Principles of smart grids
  • Applications and benefits in energy distribution
  • Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)
  • Demand response technologies
  • Smart grid cybersecurity considerations

Module 4: Advanced Energy Storage Solutions

  • Types of energy storage systems
  • Integration into distribution networks
  • Case studies of energy storage implementation
  • Energy storage and grid stability
  • Emerging trends in energy storage technologies

Module 5: Electric Vehicles and Grid Integration

  • Challenges and opportunities
  • Infrastructure requirements for EV charging networks
  • Smart charging technologies
  • Impact of EVs on distribution grids
  • Policy incentives for EV integration

Module 6: Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics

  • Role in optimizing energy distribution
  • Predictive maintenance and fault detection
  • Data-driven decision-making in distribution
  • AI applications in grid monitoring
  • Challenges and ethical considerations in AI adoption

Module 7: Blockchain in Energy Transactions

  • Enhancing security and transparency
  • Case studies in blockchain applications
  • Smart contracts in energy transactions
  • Decentralized energy markets
  • Regulatory challenges and considerations

Module 8: Microgrids and Distributed Energy Resources

  • Understanding microgrids
  • Integration of distributed energy resources
  • Benefits and challenges of microgrids
  • Case studies of successful microgrid implementations
  • Role of microgrids in enhancing energy resilience

Module 9: Sensor Technologies for Grid Monitoring

  • Role of sensors in enhancing grid resilience
  • Types of sensors for grid monitoring
  • Data collection and analysis using sensors
  • Remote sensing technologies
  • Applications of sensor data in predictive maintenance

Module 10: Regulatory and Policy Implications

  • Addressing challenges through regulations
  • Policy frameworks supporting technological advancements
  • Regulatory considerations for emerging technologies
  • International standards and collaborations
  • Stakeholder engagement and policy advocacy strategies

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Course Administration Details:


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).


The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected]/[email protected]

Mob: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067


This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817/+250789621067

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 , +250 789621067 ,or mail [email protected]/[email protected]


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before start of the course.

Send proof of payment to [email protected]/[email protected]

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