Bootcamp Workshop on Coal Generation Flexing Operational Practices to Support Variable Renewable Energy Integration Workshop

Bootcamp Workshop on Coal Generation Flexing Operational Practices to Support Variable Renewable Energy Integration Workshop

March 8, 2018- New Delhi, Under the U.S.-India System Operators Partnership, a one-day bootcamp workshop was organised at NTPC Limited. The workshop was chaired by C. V. Anand, Executive Director (OS), and G. Venu Executive Director (Engg), NTPC Limited. During the workshop, international experts from Clean Coal Centre in International Energy Agency (IEA), GE and Intertek shared their experiences and learnings on operating coal based power plants more flexibly to support Variable Renewable Energy integration. The workshop was attended by more than 50 representatives from various generation utilities and other relevant stakeholders, with an objective to advance their knowledge of coal flexibility.