Tim Taylor - Electric Distribution Academy

Mr. Taylor is the Managing Director of Electric Distribution Academy, and has over 30 years of experience in electric distribution planning, design, operations, and asset management. He also has experience in business development and technical sales support in ADMS, asset management systems, and overcurrent protection products. Mr. Taylor has led and participated in many projects with North American utilities, with limited participation at European and Latin American utilities. He has written or co-written many papers and articles, and has presented at many conferences. He has served as an instructor for electric distribution courses throughout his career. Mr. Taylor is a Senior Member of IEEE, and a member of the Distributech Advisory Committee.

Tim Taylor teaches:

Utility Distribution Systems and Equipment

This is an introductory course for industry professionals to learn the fundamentals of electric utility distribution system operations.

A Virtual Tour of Electric Utility Distribution Equipment

Learn basic utility distribution concepts, and gain an understanding of the function of different equipment and how to recognize it in the field.

Connecting Utility-Scale Solar PV to Transmission and Distribution

This course provides solar energy and electric utility professionals an understanding of utility transmission and distribution (T&D) systems, and the considerations in connecting utility-scale solar to T&D systems.

Overview of Electric Distribution Systems

Get an introduction to electric utility distribution systems, with figures and photos that explain key concepts.