Helping you make sense of the energy and water sectors


Flexibility fundamentals

As our electricity system continues to decarbonise and adapt to the electrification of heat and transport, new revenues and opportunities exist for flexibility providers. This one-day course introduces the key principles, concepts, and requirements for the procuring and provision of services to ensure the electricity system is sufficiently flexible to ensure the security of supply on the electricity system.

Our experts will demystify the role of the Electricity System Operator and the specific services it procures, how local networks are transitioning to Distribution System Operators (DSO), and the changing landscape for flexibility providers.

Designed for

  • Energy suppliers
  • Energy generators
  • Storage and demand-side response (DSR) service providers
  • Investors and developers

Areas of focus

  • Flexibility and the scale of the opportunity
  • Different types of flexibility required
  • How different technologies can offer flexibility
  • Future challenges and opportunities
  • Case studies and exercises

Booking Information


£595 + VAT

Discounts are available for multiple bookings, please contact Emily at training@cornwall-insight.com for more information.

Sorry there are currently no upcoming dates, please contact us on 01603 602115 or via email

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All Cornwall Insight courses are arranged within training pathways, easily allowing you to select which level you required. Simply choose from the drop down below to view our development pathway.

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