• CIGRE Working Groups – Update
  • 2015 CIGRE/IEC symposium in Cape Town
  • Publish your paper in the new CIGRE online journal: CSE
  • Session 2016 Preferential Subjects, synopses template and call for papers
  • International Colloquium on EMC, Lightning and Power Quality Considerations for Renewable Energy Systems
  • CIGRE Green Books

CIGRE Working Groups – Update

Terms of Reference of the active Working Groups.

Cap Town

2015 CIGRE/IEC symposium in Cape Town

Cape Town Symposium 26-30 October 2015

Publish your paper in the new CIGRE online journal: CSE

CIGRE Science & Engineering is now available online: click here.

CIGRE Green Books

The first two books of the series, Overhead Lines (Study Committee B2) and Accessories for Extruded HV Cables (Study Committee B1) are available. For more information, please contact

National committees

CIGRE Central Office which is based in Paris France, counts 58 National Committees to enhance its relationship and get closer to its Members. CIGRE National Committees offer to its Members direct access to services and supports. CIGRE counts more than 14 000 equivalent Members composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, in over 90 countries.

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Study Committees

More than 3,500 experts from across the globe actively collaborate in structured work programmes with CIGRE. There efforts are coordinated by 16 Study Committees which are overseen by a Technical Committee. Research efforts are anchored to four interlinked objectives : designing and deploying the power system of the future, optimizing existing equipment and power systems, respecting the environment, and offering access to information to international key players in the electrical power systems' industry.
The 16 topics covered are available hereunder.