News

  • CIGRE Working Groups – Update
  • International Colloquium organized by the US NC
  • CIGRE Session 2016 registrations are open
  • The CIGRE Medal is open for nominations from all CIGRE members
  • Tours and activites : attending the CIGRE Session 46
  • Publish your paper in the new CIGRE online journal: CSE
  • CIGRE‐IEC Colloquium on EHV and UHV (AC & DC)
  • First European Regional CIGRE Conference - SEERC
  • CIGRE Green Books

CIGRE Working Groups – Update

Terms of Reference of the active Working Groups.

International Colloquium organized by the US NC

Evolution of Power System planning to support connection of generation, distributed resources and alternative technologies

CIGRE Session 2016 registrations are open

Please note that you may benefit from the ‘early bird rate’ if registration is received before 30 April 2016

The CIGRE Medal is open for nominations from all CIGRE members

The CIGRE medal will be handed to the recipient during the CIGRE Session Opening Ceremony on the 21st August 2016 by the President of CIGRE

Tours and activites : attending the CIGRE Session 46

A specific optional tours programme has been tailor-made for registered participants and accompanying persons. We recommend that you book your tour as soon as possible

CIGRE‐IEC Colloquium on EHV and UHV (AC & DC)

The 2nd International Colloquium on EHV and UHV in association with CIGRE and IEC will bring together key players in the electric power systems sector

First European Regional CIGRE Conference - SEERC

June 7-8, 2016, in Portoroz, Slovenia

CIGRE Green Books

The first two books of the series, Overhead Lines (Study Committee B2) and Accessories for Extruded HV Cables (Study Committee B1) are available. For more information, please contact edition@cigre.org

National Committees

CIGRE Central Office which is based in Paris France, counts 58 National Committees to enhance its relationship and get closer to its Members. CIGRE National Committees offer to its Members direct access to services and supports. CIGRE counts more than 14 000 equivalent Members composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, in over 90 countries.

National Committees provide updated information on their national power systems.

Find a National Committee

Study Committees

More than 3,500 experts from across the globe actively collaborate in structured work programmes with CIGRE. There efforts are coordinated by 16 Study Committees which are overseen by a Technical Committee. Research efforts are anchored to four interlinked objectives : designing and deploying the power system of the future, optimizing existing equipment and power systems, respecting the environment, and offering access to information to international key players in the electrical power systems' industry.
The 16 topics covered are available hereunder.