Online PPA Academy

ONLINE PPA ACADEMY

LEARN HOW TO THINK LIKE A RENEWABLE ENERGY TRADER

The Online PPA Academy offers practical insights, tools and frameworks on how to structure, price and close renewable PPAs in the post-tariff world.

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PPA ACADEMY ONLINE

KEY
CONCEPTS

Master the key elements of a renewable PPA, learn pricing frameworks and the drivers of renewable energy risks.

THE COMPLEX MADE SIMPLE

Learn to speak the same language as professional off-takers and understand common terms used in renewable energy trading.

PRACTICAL INSIGHTS

Receive practical insights and hands-on tips on how to deal with renewable energy risks and become proficient in renewable energy sales.

MEET YOUR PPA INSTRUCTORS

WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE THIS COURSE?

The founders of Pexapark offer an inside look at managing renewable energy risks and explore key concepts of risk management. In their online PPA Academy, Michael and Luca share their experience of structuring thousands of megawatts of renewable PPAs and teach you frameworks to help make the complex simple.

 

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LEARN

Access 100% exclusive content developed by some of the most renowned renewable PPA experts.

ANYWHERE

CHOOSE

Access the video lessons anywhere. Learn at your own pace on a mobile or desktop device.

INTERACTIVE

EXCHANGE

As you learn to master renewable energy risks and PPAs, ask your questions and watch the answers in the next episodes.

300+

INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS HAVE JOINED OUR PPA ACADEMIES

TESTIMONIALS

"Pexapark prepared and presented for Abo several PPA Market Reports for countries where we are active. These reports delivered very useful information in a structured manner about the PPA market in general, the risk structure and the framework for long-term PPA plus practical advice on framing a route to market strategy.”

Markus S. Wetter GESCHÄFTSLEITUNG

"With the PPA Academy, Pexapark did an excellent job framing a systematic approach to valuating and managing risks involved in a renewable PPA and making their experience and knowledge accessible to interested 3rd parties like developers, investors or corporate offtakers."

Peter Urlings TEAM LEAD ENERGY MARKETING EUROPE AT E.ON

“Pexapark is an important partner to us for the structuring and execution of our PPA transactions. Their hands-on transaction experience and risk management framework are of essential value for us when dealing with large PPAs in volatile, complex energy markets as just occurred in Scandinavia on the project Nysäter”

Tim Marahrens CREDIT SUISSE ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS

"The team at Pexapark has a deep understanding of the PPA market, which enables them to present and discuss the risks related to PPAs in a structured manner. The framework presented in the PPA Academy is useful to offtakers, developers, investors, financiers and advisors working with renewable asset and management."

Kari Tikkanen TRANSACTION MANAGER AT OX2

“Super interactive, informative, well put together course on PPAs, going through the basics and delving into the detail. Fully recommend.”

Sonia Dunlop SENIOR POLICY ADVISER - SOLARPOWER EUROPE

YOUR LESSON PLAN

1
Lesson 1

INTRODUCTION

In a brief overview, Luca shares how the market for renewable energy is changing and what challenges renewable energy investors are facing in open markets.

2
Lesson 2

ENERGY MARKET BASICS

Luca and Michael explore the basics of traded energy markets and explain terms used in energy trading.

3
Lesson 3

ENERGY RISK MANAGEMENT CONCEPTS 

Michael and Luca lay out basic concepts and terms to understand the language of energy trading and risk management. Learn what risk is about, how it can be measured and managed.

4
Lesson 4

THE ENERGY RISK MGMT FRAMEWORK

Luca walks through a systematic approach for managing energy risks and to break down a complex topic. Learn about the framework that they Luca and Michael use to assess and manage energy risks.

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Lesson 5

MARKET LIQUIDITY 

Michael details indicators and drivers of market liquidity and show ways how it could be managed.

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Lesson 6

PRODUCTION PROFILE

Michael explains how to calculate profile costs, what the drivers are and how more investments in the same technology influence the future profile costs.

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Lesson 7

IMBALANCE COST

Learn how the imbalance market works and what drives the imbalance costs. Michael will explore ways how to manage imbalance risk.

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Lesson 8

CREDIT RISK

Luca examines credit risk, explains the difference between settlement and replacement risk and looks into ways how to manage credit risk.

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Lesson 9

CORPORATE PPAs

Corporate PPAs have been a key driver to enable new investments in renewable assets. Luca explains the main trends.