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Centennial Session and e-session FAQ released

25 mai 2020

Following CIGRE's announcement of its e-session in 2020 and Centennial Session in 2021, our members and the wider industry have been seeking clarity on a range of areas.

CIGRE active Working Groups / Call for experts

15 mai 2020

There are approximatively 250 CIGRE Working Groups (WG) managed by the Study Committees. Every year between 40 and 50 WGs terminate their work by publishing a Report or a Technical Brochure, after the review and approval of their Study Committees. - Read More

The need for enhanced power system modelling techniques and simulation tools

13 mai 2020
The transition to a clean energy future requires thorough understanding of increasingly complex interactions between conventional generation, network equipment, variable renewable generation technologies (centralised and distributed), and demand response.Read More

Modelling, assessment, and mitigation of protection performance issues caused by power plants during dynamic grid events

12 mai 2020
Major grid disturbances may begin due to many different causes. Protection functions are used to trip the circuit breakers to disconnect energy supply and load according to the characteristics of the disturbance. Protection devices have played a major role in initiating, propagating, and preventing major power system disturbances in the past. Protection engineers have developed a very high degree of competence for designing and configuring relays to be reliable, sensitive, and secure response to short circuit events. Read More