On January 7, 2022, the Power Sector Centre of Excellence (PSCE) at LUMS in Lahore hosted a two-day follow-up training course for officers and engineering experts from DISCOs (Distribution companies). CPPA-G (Central Power Purchasing Agency) and LUMS Energy Institute collaborated to create PSCE, a training and knowledge centre (LEI).
The training was attended by 80 participants comprising of officials from Distribution Companies (DISCOs), National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC), National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) and CPPA-G. This Module-II was a continuation of Module-I of the course, where the detailed methodology of Medium-term Demand Forecast (MTDF) was explored. Participants were also given intensive knowledge about the Power Market Survey tool used to gauge bottom up demand forecasting, acknowledged for providing high accuracy for medium-term demand forecasting around the world.