Webinar Series Greening the Grid #1: Coal Generation Flexing Practices to Support Variable Renewable Energy Integration

Speakers: Nikhil Kumar
Location: GoTo Webinar
Partners: usaid

Participate in the upcoming Webinar on Coal Generation Flexing Practices to Support Variable Renewable Energy Integration


In collaboration with USAID Greening the Grid (GTG) Renewable Integration and Sustainable Energy (RISE) initiative, this webinar will share lessons learnt from pilot projects implemented by the GTG RISE initiative to help establish a framework for Coal Based Flexible Power Generation in India.



Date: Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Time: 08:30 – 09:30 IST

Duration: 60 minutes


About the Speaker:

Nikhil Kumar, Managing Director and Principal, Engineering Consulting Practice, Intertek, USA

Nikhil is an internationally recognized expert in powerplant cost of cycling analysis, power generation reliability, risk assessment, and economic analysis. He is an engineer with extensive experience providing research and consulting services to electric utilities, merchant power plants, legal firms, national laboratories, system operators, and government agencies. He has conducted fleet-wide cost of cycling studies in the USA and internationally for different generation technologies including hydro, nuclear and fossil. These assessments include a thorough review of historical and planned maintenance activities, availability and reliability, outage events, high impact low probability events, and plant design.



Please register here to participate. For further information please see the attached document.



For further information please open this pdf document or send an email to: communications@gtg-india.com