2013 HVDC & FACTS Conference

28/08/2013 - 29/08/2013
Palo Alto, CA - US

Organisation : EPRI

Call for paper: please note that the final selected papers are due by August 15th

You are invited to attend the 2013 EPRI HVDC & FACTS Conference, August 28-29, at EPRI in Palo Alto, CA. There is a growing interest in HVDC & FACTS due to new applications such as renewable integration and smart grid implementation. HVDC is becoming an economic choice for bulk power transfer from wind power generators both on-shore (overhead lines) and off-shore (cables). EPRI is pioneering in HVDC and FACTS technologies over the last two decades, and this conference will highlight the most recent advancements in these areas.The conference will consist of presented papers and panel sessions.

There is no formal relationship between EPRI and CIGRE, but some of their activities are of interest to SC B4 members.

Call for paper:

Event Sheet - 2013 HVDC FACTS Conference Aug 28-29 2013 (pdf, 206kB)

Prospective authors are requested to submit an abstract no later than June 28, 2013. Notice of paper acceptance will be provided by July 15, 2013. The full paper will be due by August 15, 2013. Late papers can be included in the conference if time permits.

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