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Evaluation of grid operational resilience stressed by energy transition and by climate change: new metrics (SIRI) and countermeasures

For the High Voltage (HV) electrical grid, concepts and applications related to resilience have become quite common, also at planning stage.  According to the definition reported by CIGRE WG C4.47, power system resilience is the ability to limit the extent, severity and duration of system degradation following an extreme event and it is achieved through a set of key actionable measures to be taken before, during and after extreme events. 

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Maturity in Cybersecurity - Should We Shoot for the Stars?

Study Committee D2 is going through an interesting era where the energy transition towards a low-carbon energy supply chain demands all players in the energy market to innovate and find new efficient solutions in information systems, strengthen their cybersecurity posture, and maintain and develop agile telecommunications infrastructure to exchange the ever-increasing amount of data between all parties.

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Dealing with interactions in modern power electronics dominated power systems

We are experiencing a unique time in history whereby, driven by climate change, most governments have committed to reduce carbon emissions and many aim to reach Net Zero within the next couple of decades.

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Paris session 2024: The Next Generation Network Forum

The 2024 Paris session is fast approaching, and an international organising group is planning the well-known Next Generation Network (NGN) Forum, which will take place on Wednesday the 28th of August from 11am to 2pm Paris time in the Palais des Congrès.

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Operator training in electricity grids at different control levels and for different participants, actors in the new environment in Paris (FR)       
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CIGRE Paris Session in Paris (FR)       

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