CIGRE C1 – Webinar on Grid Planning

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  • 1st June 2021

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


– Welcome address: Mr. Alex LEVINZON, Chairman of CIGRE NC and CIRED NC- Israel

– Reform of Israel’s energy market: Dr. Uzi ZRAHIA, VP Planning & Development, IISO (Israeli Independent System Operator)

– Introduction, framework and scope by Antonio ILICETO, CIGRE SC C1 Chair

15 min ~ Antonio ILICETO, Italian NC CIGRE & CIGRE SC C1 Chair

• Major trends in Grid Planning & System Development: Cigre experience, current activities and trend-spotting

15 min ~ Emmanuel BUE, Med-TSO / Turkish NC CIGRE 

• Experience of Med-TSO in Planning Studies for addressing the Energy Transition in the Mediterranean 

15 min ~ Alexandre PERIN and Eric MORELLE / French NC CIGRE

• Methodology for grid planning studies: the French experience 

15 min ~ Bruno COVA / Italian NC CIGRE & SC C1 member

• Italian grid planning, impact of growing RES and Storage 

15 min ~ Gérald SANCHIS, RTE – ENTSO-E Adviser / French NC CIGRE & WG C1.44 Convener

• Global interconnected system, exploiting RES, Storage and UHV lines 

 10 min ~ Angelo FERRANTE, Med-TSO Secretary-General

• Med-TSO Growing relevance of regional cooperation for global de-carbonization 

30 min ~ Q & A  session – Responding to questions (live)

~ 14:00 Final comments and wrapping up

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