49701 Gas Sector Planning6cp; block attendance; availability: all courses
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This subject aims to develop an understanding of the nature, characteristics and methods of gas sector planning. Topics include: nature of gas sector planning; planning perspectives; planning concepts and methods; economic and technological dimensions of gas sector planning and operation; integrated resource planning; institutional structures and ownership of the gas industry; regulatory issues; gas pricing; social, environmental and political dimensions of gas planning; and other selected topics. Emphasis is placed on achieving depth and balance in all major aspects of gas sector planning and policy, with topical case studies providing an application focus.
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