Course code Ener3014

Credit points 1

Entrepreneurship in Power Supply

Total Hours in Course16

Number of hours for lectures8

Number of hours for seminars and practical classes8

Date of course confirmation16.03.2011

Responsible UnitInstitute of Energetics

Course developer

author Enerģētikas institūts

Aigars Laizāns

Dr. sc. ing.

Course abstract

During studies business concepts in energy supply, including planning, marketing , production costs , product prices. Business regulation in energy supply and energy production facilities, licensing conditions and the working area are being studied. Principles of tariffs determination, and responsibility for non-compliance with energy branch business norms and rules is being discussed as well.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

• Knowledge - about entrepreneurship concept in energy business;
• skills - to choose appropriate form of entrepreneurship based on energy branch subbranches and customer preferences specifics;
• competence - in entrepreneurship and consultations for entrepreneurs in energy business.

Compulsory reading

1. Zvirbule-Bērziņa, A., Mihejeva, L., Auziņa, A. Plānošanas un ražošanas procesa organizēšanas pamatprincipi. Mācību līdzeklis. Rīga, 2004. 142 lpp.
2. Muška A. Uzņēmejdarbibas pamatkurss. 2. izdevums. Riga: KIF „Biznesa komplekss, 2006. 136 lpp.
3. Doty, S., Turner, W.C. Energy Management Handbook. 7th Edition. The Fairmont Press: GA . 2009. 847 p.

Further reading

1. Vadīšanas pamati. Mācību līdzeklis. Sastādījuši U.Ivans un S.Ruskule. Jelgava: LLU 2006. 502 lpp.

Periodicals and other sources

1. Enerģētika un Automatizācija. ISSN 1407-8589
2. Energoforums.. Interneta žurnāls [tiešsaiste] [skatīts 20.01.2011.]. Pieejams: http://www.latvenergo.lv/pls/portal/docs/PAGE/LATVIAN/EnergoForums1/EF_3_2011.pdf