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Electricity market

Individual course

This is a supporting course.

Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:

  1. describe the characteristics of the different business sectors in the Nordic electricity market
  2. explain electricity price formation
  3. explain the operation principle of the power exchange
  4. identify and describe the products of the power exchange
  5. select the right risk management method for electricity trade
  6. describe the tasks of the different parties in an electric power system in maintaining technical and commercial power balance, including demand side management
  7. describe the motivations and principles of electricity market deregulation.

Teaching methods

This is an online course with distant learning, video lectures, weekly assignments and a Moodle exam

Assessment is based on weekly assignments (50 %) and the Moodle exam (50 %).

More information in LUT University’s Sisu course page.

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Responsible teacher

LUT University
Samuli Honkapuro , Associate professor
samuli.honkapuro(at)lut.fi

Contact person for applications

FITech
Pilvi Lempiäinen , Head of study services
pilvi.lempiainen(at)fitech.io
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Category:
Energy storages
Topic:
Energy markets and business models
Course code:
BL20A0401
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
31.8.–25.10.2020
Application deadline:
24.8.2020
Host university:
LUT University
Study is open for:
Adult learner
Teaching methods:
Online
Language:
English
Study suitable for:
Future energy storage professionals
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