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Lee Layton, PE
This 4-hour course explains how geo-magnetic disturbances may impact the electric power industry. The course reviews the historical solar storms and how they either impacted or could have impacted the electric power industry. The course explains how GMD’s are monitored, how they may affect the industry, and steps utilities may take to mitigate the impact of GMD’s.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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