UK Technical Committee



UK Technical Committee Report for 2020

The attached document was submitted at the CIGRE UK AGM and provides information about the activities of the UK Regular Member in relation to a specific Study Committee and associated Working Groups over the previous 12 months.

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CIGRE UK Elected Regular Members

A1 Rotating Electrical Machines Steve Mitchell
A2 Power Transformers and Reactors Zhongdong Wang & Elizabeth Mackenzie (additional Member)
A3 Transmission and Distribution Equipment Jonathan Hennah
B1 Insulated Cables James Pilgrim
B2 Overhead Lines Konstantinos Kopsida
B3 Substations and Electrical Installations Mark Osborne
B4 DC Systems and Power Electronics Dechao Kong
B4 DC Systems and Power Electronics James Yu
B5 Protection and Automation John Wright
C1 Power System Development and Economics Charlotte Higgins
C2 Power System Operation and Control Ronan Jamieson
C3 Power System Environmental Performance Josie Turner
C4 System Technical Performance Spyros Karamitsos
C5 Electricity Markets and Regulation Tahir Ramzan
C6 Active Distribution Systems and Distributed Energy Resources Samuel Jupe
D1 Materials and Emerging Test Techniques Simon Sutton
D2 Information Systems and Telecommunications Gareth Taylor

UK Technical Panels

The purpose of the UK Technical Panels is to achieve the core values of CIGRE, which are:

  • Actively build a community of UK experts
  • Facilitate effective knowledge sharing
  • Foster and mentor the next generation of engineers
  • Deliver value for our member organisations through the creation of enhanced solutions optimised for UK conditions and our market environment
  • Contribute to the community through assisting with engagement during the development of the network and by promoting safety

These are some of the study committees where you can get involved. 

B5 – Protection and Automation

B4 – HVDC and Power Electronics C1 – System Development & Economics

C2 – System Operation and Control

C6 – Distributed Systems & Telecommunication

If you wish to join a CIGRE Technical Panel or just learn more email