Topic outline

  • BE1M16MES, AE1M16MES - Management and Economics of Power Systems

    This course will give an overview of the various aspects of power supply with special emphasis on power management. The course characterises energy costs and marginal costs for determination of prices and tariffs. Energy market principles and operational decision making are integral parts of the course as well.

    Teachers: doc. Ing. Jaromír Vastl, CSc., Ing. Tomáš Králík, Ph.D.

    • Lectures

      1.   Energy supply and gas supply organisational arrangement
      2.   Energy policy of the Czech Republic
      3.   Legal aspects of energy supply
      4.   Costs characteristics of energy production and transport
      5.   Marginal costs of electricity
      6.   Energy market and natural monopolies in energy supply
      7.   Principles of regulation of corporate behaviour and energy prices
      8.   Principles of Integrated Sources Planning
      9.   Economic model of energy corporation
      10.   Optimisation of energy elements and systems
      11.   Economical aspects of reliability of energy supply
      12.   Operational controlling of power supply systems
      13.   Methods of Demand Side Management
      14.   Economic aspects of international co-operation
      • Training courses

        1.   Electricity and heat production financial and economy study - case study
        2.   Electricity and heat production financial and economy study - case study
        3.   Electricity and heat production financial and economy study - case study
        4.   Electricity and heat production financial and economy study - case study
        5.   Price analysis of electricity purchase and sale in the CR - case study
        6.   Price analysis of electricity purchase and sale in the CR - case study
        7.   Price analysis of gas purchase and sale in the CR - case study
        8.   Power supply system development - technical-economic case study
        9.   Power supply system development - technical-economic case study
        10.   Power supply system development - technical-economic case study
        11.   Economic evaluation of electricity imports into CR Power Supply System
        12.   Economic evaluation of electricity imports into CR Power Supply System
        13.   Specific returns and tariffs of electricity
        14.   Specific returns and tariffs of electricity
        • References

          1.   Paoli L.:The electricity industry in transition. Organization, Regulation and Ownership in EU Member states. FrancoAngeli 2001.
          2.   Pfaffenberger W.: Electricity Market Reform. Elsevier 2006.