Capacity Building Session: Data Collection
The Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (CCREEE) invites colleagues from utilities, regulatory bodies, regional universities (lecturers and graduate students) and development partners to join us for a capacity building session focused on data collection.
Date: Thursday March 4, 2021
Prerequisites: BSc in Engineering/Relevant Discipline, or Experience in the Energy Industry
Course Learning Outcomes: Understanding of the data required to complete an IRRP and the relevance of the data to the process
Course Length: 2 hours (1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. AST)
Course Content: Weather and climate data, grid data, risk, vulnerabilities, power system data etc.
Within the CCREEE’s climate resilience strategic programme, the Centre is undertaking the development of Integrated Resource and Resilience Plans (IRRPs) for several CARICOM Member States. These IRRPs are facilitated by kind financial support from the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the European Union (EU) and technical support from the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ), through the Technical Assistance Programme for Sustainable Energy in the Caribbean (TAPSEC).
Support for this capacity development session is provided through kind support from the US National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) via the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).