WELCOME TO CIGRE AUSTRALIA
Welcome to CIGRE Australia. First port of call for power network know-how.
CIGRE is the global technical forum for large electric systems and aims to support our members in leveraging our global network to develop enhanced solutions for Australian organisations and the community.
CIGRE counts more than 14000 equivalent members in over 90 countries. This membership is composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, and is supported by 3500 experts actively collaborating in a structured work programme.
In Australia, we have over 70 organisations and 550 active members contributing to and leveraging the global network to meet our challenging market and geographic environment.
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CIGRE Australia board director and member Mr. Ken Barber has led WG B1.47 which has recently produced a Technical Brochure -Implementation of long AC HV and EHV
cable systems. This has been published in CIGRE's global technical magazine - ELECTRA. The summary of the article follows more >
Distributed Energy Resources is one of the hottest topics that many in the power industry are working to develop optimal solutions for. The CIGRE C6 Distribution Systems and Dispersed Generation Study Group and Australian Panel are helping industry professionals discuss and address these challenges through the second edition of the biennial CIDER conference. more >
The interactive Transformer Workshop is scheduled for Monday 3rd April. There is a raft of expert speakers from planning and technical plant issues through to commercial and asset maintenance. more >
The latest update from our panels
Members of the Australian C6 Panel have been successful in having a paper accepted for presentation at the upcoming Paris Session 46 later this year. more >
Tools for economically optimal transmission development
Tools for economically optimal transmission development Working Group C1.24 recently had a Technical Brochure published in the Cigré magazine -... more >
CIGRE is pleased to confirm the 2nd edition of CIDER, the Conference on the Integration of Distributed Energy Resources for the Asia Pacific region will be held in Sydney, 15 and 16 August 2017. CIDER is brought to you by the CIGRE Australia C6 Panel, Distribution Systems and Dispersed Generation..
No matter what language you say it in, expertise is crucial.
The first port of call for power network know-how is Cigré. The global technical forum for large electric systems Cigré counts more than 12000 equivalent members in over 90 countries. This membership is composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, and is supported by 2500 experts actively collaborating in a structured work programme. more >
We are empowering Australia’s power industry professionals with the know-how and skills they need to develop enhanced technical solutions for their organisations. These solutions select the best and most appropriate the world has to offer to meet the needs of the Australian market and wider community. more >
With its global footprint across in excess of 90 countries, Cigré offers unique international perspectives and unfettered access to a worldwide pool of experts and peers.
This global know-how has been built on a reputation for technical excellence through Cigré’s uniquely apolitical forum where unconstrained ideas are freely exchanged. more >
The engine room of the Cigré model is its approach to networking and sharing know-how.
Cigré genuinely believes that the ‘whole is greater than the sum of its parts’ and it is this philosophy that builds the collective intelligence of our network and industry. more >