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Distributed Energy: Microgrids and Community Solar

Improve understanding of energy storage markets and government policy.

Who is it for?

  • Individuals intending to learn about Distributed Generation and Energy Storage.
  • Professionals looking to advance into the Energy & Environment sectors.
  • Managers and executives wanting to improve their understanding of energy storage markets and government policy.


The George Washington University


Courses run on a regular basis, The George Washington University

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Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to Distribution Energy
  • Market Trends of Distributed Energy and Storage
  • Review of Distributed energy installations
  • Review of Storage Installations and Economics
  • Federal Policies Distributed Energy & Storage
  • State Policies on Distributed Energy & Storage
  • International Trends, Programs and Actions on Distributed Generation & Energy Storage
  • Issues Effecting the Traditional Electric Utility Model
  • Grid Evolution – Smart-Grids, Micro-Grids, Community Power

GMC Certificate

Certificate of Participation provided.

On successful completion of this course, participants are eligible to sit the Exam for the:

Galileo Master Certificate (GMC)

The internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) has been achieved by participants worldwide for over 40 years, from organisations such as Coca Cola, Mitsubishi, United Nations UNDP, Siemens, Cambridge University, Oxfam GB, Tesco, the Royal Air Force, Ferrero, Honeywell and many more.

Current Part-Funded Price:

$1000 USD  $795 USD

Course + Certificate of Participation + Exam for Galileo Master Certificate
(a saving of $205 USD)

Limited part-funding may be available, enquire by completing the form below.

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