Energy Storage Fundamentals for Energy Security - Online version

Training Course


Member: £795.00 (excl. VAT)
Non-Member: £895.00 (excl. VAT)

This online self-paced training course will allow you to gain a comprehensive understanding of energy security awareness and learn how to achieve energy security at national and power generator levels. It provides knowledge of energy storage systems as we transition to low carbon forms of energy, including a dramatic increase in the use of renewable energy.

  • Module 1: Overview of energy systems - Electrical power supply and hydrocarbon fuels
  • Module 2: Energy security for electrical power supply, fuels and gas/LNG
  • Module 3: Disruption factors for electrical power supply energy systems - Renewable and fossil/hydrocarbon fuels
  • Module 4: Available forms of electrical energy storage
  • Module 5: Limitations and constrains for electrical storage systems
  • Module 6: Available methods for fuel storage
  • Module 7: Options for gas and LNG storage
  • Module 8: Types of LNG storage tanks
  • Module 9: Selection criteria for LNG storage tanks
  • Module 10: Risks for major storage systems - Electrical power, fuel and gas/LNG
  • Module 11: Strategy and commercial considerations for energy storage
  • Case study: How LNG storage tank type was selected for a country in Asia: Safety, reliability and economical analysis
  • Workshop session 1: Factors affecting strategic energy storage requirement for a given location
  • Workshop session 2: How to select LNG storage tank type for a given location 

Dilip Patel - BEng (Mech), MEI, CEng, MIE, CEng (I)

Independent Consultant, Non-Executive Director and Advisory Board Member 

Dilip is an experienced and successful professional in managing capital investments for LNG and gas industries with international dimension in managing projects, engineering, process safety, contracts, procurement and quality. He is an outstanding team leader, consultant, mentor and coach.

His 38 years of experience was gained at owners, Singapore LNG, Dragon LNG (BG (Shell)-Petronas JV, UK), British Gas PLC and international EPC contractor M W Kellogg Ltd (KBR) and the Oil & Pipeline Agency (MOD) in the UK.

Dilip has First Class with Distinction Bachelors' Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Sardar Patel University and is a registered Chartered Engineer in the UK and India. He is also a professional member of the Energy Institute and the Institution of Engineers (India).

Course Overview:

Who should take this course:

- Governments
- Technical
- Commercial
- Banking/Finance
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Contact details

Training Team:, 02074677178