CIGRE releases an important new Technical Brochure: Medium Voltage DC Distribution Systems

We are excited to welcome the publication of another international engineering insights, MVDC Distribution Systems (TB875), edited by our CIGRE UK members: James Yu (Convener of JWG C6/B4.37, ARM of...

CIGRE B4 Global Newsletter: June 2022

– Greeting from SC B4 German Regular Member: Joerg Dorn –   Dear SC B4 Colleagues,  As German SC B4 representative I feel honoured to have the opportunity to provide…

CIGRE UK Reception at Paris Session 2022

Should you be attending Paris Session 2022 in person as a fully registered UK session delegate, you will receive an email inviting you to register to attend CIGRE UK’s evening reception…

CIGRE Paris Session 2022

UK Regular Member, Zia Emin explains what to expect and how to get the best from the upcoming CIGRE Session in Paris.     CIGRE UK Reception Should you be…

Speak-Up Policy

Dear CIGRE UK member, As an organisation it is very important that we are open to feedback in the way we operate and that we listen to our members views…

Cutting Edge Technologies Towards a Net Zero World

CIGRE NGN UK and CIGRE NGN Australia would like to invite to a webinar where two top speakers will present current research activities and applications regarding the impact of cutting…

B4 Global Newsletter: December 2021

 – New Year Greetings from Cigre B4 SC Chair: Joanne Hu – Dear Colleagues Hope you and your families have been doing well! We lived through another year more or…

– Grid Forming Technologies for the Net Zero Power Network –

A CIGRE UK NGN and Study Committee B4 Collaboration. Grid Forming technology is one of the potential solutions that can support zero carbon operation of GB’s electricity network. CIGRE UK…

– December Edition of ELECTRA –

If you are a member of CIGRE (Individual or part of a Collective) you have access to December’s ELECTRA publication.  As a non-member you have the opportunity to subscribe too….

– NGN Election Results –

CIGRE UK NGN committee is pleased to confirm the following elected appointments, effective January 2022. We would like to wish them every success in their new roles: Dr. Ying Xue, Chair…

– Review/Download CIGRE UK Centennial Technical Presentations –

On Tuesday 16th November 2021, members and non-members of CIGRE UK attended a series of Centennial Technical Presentations provided by 13 of the UK’s CIGRE Study Committee Regular Members.  Centennial Technical…

– Net Zero Resource Library –

The objective of this new section of the CIGRE UK website is to collect published information on the subject of Net Zero relevant to power systems and in doing so…

– CIGRE UK B5/D2 Technical Liaison Meeting 2021 –

This is an online meeting. About this event The purpose of the meeting, led by UK Regular Members John Wright & Gareth Taylor, is to provide a high-level overview of…

– CIGRE UK AGM Day 2021 –

Members of CIGRE UK are welcome to join our Annual General Meetings, which will then be followed in the afternoon by a series of technical presentations provided by our UK…

– International Women in Engineering Day : Panel Recording –

Listen to our panel from the power systems industry who will discuss their experiences of building a career in the world of engineering. Anna Ferguson kindly volunteered to moderate the…

B1/D1 Technical Liaison Meeting 2021

About this event UK liaison meeting The annual CIGRE B1/D1 UK Technical Liaison meeting will be held as a Virtual Meeting on November 4th 2021. The purpose of the meeting…

CIGRE UK NGN Committee Nominations & Voting 2021

Voting closes 12.00 noon on the 16th November 2021 Only CIGRE UK NGN members are eligible to vote   NGN Election Nominated Candidates and Voting On Tuesday 16th November 2021 we will be holding the…

CIRED Porto Workshop 2022

CIRED workshops on specific topics are organized in Europe every two years between CIRED main conferences. In 2022, the workshop will address “E-mobility and power distribution systems“. It will be…

B4 Global Newsletter: September 2021

– Greeting from SC B4 Brazil Regular Member – Antonio Ricardo MATOS TENORIO –    Dear SC B4 Colleagues, When I first received the kind invitation from B4 to prepare…

B1 New Work Update

CIGRE UK B1 Work Update Friday 24th September 2021 | Online | 11:00 – 11:45 In August each year the B1 Study Committee meets to review the progress of existing Working…

International Women in Engineering Day Round Table

CIGRE UK B4 Technical Liaison Meeting: the presentations

Review and/or download the presentation material from the CIGRE UK Technical Liaison Meeting. B4 Study Committee Mission, Technology & Scope Mission To facilitate and promote the progress of engineering and…

B4 Global Newsletter: June 2021

Read the latest edition of the B4 Newsletter……      

CIGRE Virtual Centennial Session 2021- 18th to 27th August 2021

The Virtual Centennial Session will be a unique immersive digital experience, professionally broadcasted from the Palais des Congrès of Paris. Using this technology, the event will run over eight working days, from Wednesday 18th to Friday 27th August. Registration fees…

CIGRE UK Technical Webinar – Wednesday 14th July 2021

HV Cable PD Monitoring – identifying faults before they become failures. This webinar will be introduced by Dave A Roberts and feature subject matter experts from Collective Member, EA Technology,…

CIGRE C1 – Webinar on Grid Planning

System & Grid Planning Approaches in an age of Renewable Energy and Storage Growth – the Euro-Mediterranean Experience Monday 7th June 2021 | 12:00 – 14:00 BST AGENDA – Welcome…

Request for Submission of Synopses – Paris Session 2022 Papers

  The call for papers for the CIGRE Paris Session 2022 is now open. The first step in this process is for prospective authors to submit a synopsis for review by…

Latest Update on Paris Session 2021

 – Announcing a Virtual Centennial Session in 2021 now running from the 18th to the 27th of August –   We have now been officially informed about how the CIGRE…

CIGRE Study Committee B1 Webinar

Offshore Generation Cables Connections – Friday 4th June 2021 | 12:00 – 13:00 BST – In recent years the number and size of installed offshore wind farms have increased rapidly…

CIGRE Session Paris 2022

CIGRE Paris Session 2022 is planned to take place from the 28th August to 2nd September 2022 and the date of the submission of final papers to CIGRE Central Office…

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day 2021 – Inspiring our future leaders CIGRE UK is pleased to support this TNEI webinar which celebrates the achievements of women in engineering and aims to inspire our…

Resiliency of the Grid, a collaborative webinar between CIGRE UK NGN and CIGRE Italy NGN

Resiliency of the Grid a collaborative webinar between CIGRE UK NGN and CIGRE Italy NGN   Date & time: Friday 19th March, 2021 | 4:30pm to 5.30pm GMT, 5:30pm to…

Study Committee B5: Protection & Automation Webinars

Announcing three webinars featuring recently published B5 Working Group Technical Brochures These webinars are part of the CIGRE’ global webinar programme. If you are interested to attend, then please register for each…

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CIGRE UK January Newsletter

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CIGRE UK Membership Survey Results

CIGRE UK Member Survey 2020 Webinar The Results! Tuesday 2nd February 2021 | 10.00 – 11.00 If you are interested to hear feedback from our member survey, why not join this webinar….

Technical Posting: Primary Networks Power Quality Analysis

WPD Tracking Power Quality with a New Monitoring Platform James King recently delivered a monthly technical webinar that ties in with Study Committee C6 activities, specifically WG C6.36 on DER…

CIGRE Awards 2020

See the list of CIGRE UK members that are recipients of CIGRE awards in 2020.

CIGRE UK NGN Mentoring Scheme

The NGN’s Mentoring Program aims to support early career professionals in reinforcing their existing skillset with regular one-to-one sessions, and promote participation in CIGRE activities. Please click the link below…

NGN Webinar: Lightning Phenomena & Transmission Network Transients

Lightning Phenomena & Transmission Network Transients. A joint technical Webinar organised by the NGN sections of the United Kingdom and Austria The Next Generation Network (NGN) seeks to facilitate a successful…

Membership survey

Your feedback is important to us as our association tries to respond in these uncertain times and as we look to the future were our lives will inevitably be different. …

Joining CIGRE

Benefits and Applying to Join There are many benefits in belonging to and participating within the world of CIGRE.  Our members tell us that there are nine major benefits that…

Working Groups: August 2020

  Recently Announced Working Groups We are pleased to announce that CIGRE has approved new Working Groups during July 2020 (see below).  The Study Committees are seeking one expert and one NGN…

CIGRE UK Women’s Network: Event Summary

Clean Technologies CIGRE UK Women’s Network, 25th June 2020, 13:00 – 17:00   “Clean Technologies”, kindly sponsored by BakerHicks, was the second event of the Zero Carbon 2020 series organised…

E-Session 2020 & Centennial Session 2021

    The CIGRE e-session will be delivered using the CIGRE Academy webinar technology and run over nine days from Monday 24 August, to Thursday 3 September, 2020. This unprecedented…

Webinar: Energy Challenges and Opportunities for Young Members

We are excited and honoured to have the President of CIGRE and the Chair of CIGRE UK to share their insights. Decarbonisation and the current pandemic has created challenges to…

Member Profile: Polly Osborne

Polly Osborne – a passionate champion for a sustainable world Polly is a passionate individual who is all about making a difference to those around her and driving a better…

Future medium voltage distribution applications of power electronics

The evolving distribution networks Contributor: James Yu Most responsible governments have committed to a low carbon economy. The UK government has set out a clear ambition to take on the…

CIGRE UK Women’s Network Event

CLEAN TECHNOLOGIES CIGRE UK Women’s Network 25th June 2020 | 13:00 – 17:00 | Online event by Zoom For special times, we are using the new “norm” to meet together,…

Technical Knowledge Evening – Developments in System Harmonics

The proliferation of power electronic devices is resulting in new challenges within the power quality area. One topic that has seen an increased level of attention within the power quality…