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The world's foremost source of power system expertise since 1921.
 

CIGRE is a collaborative global community committed to the world's leading knowledge development programme for the creation and sharing of power system expertise. This short video introduces you to this unique, worldwide organisation.

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CIGRE NGN Joint Wind Energy Webinar

Date and Time: Wed, 17 June 2020, 14:00-16:00 BST. More >>

 

Centennial Session and e-session announced

CIGRE announces a reorganisation of its 2020 signature Paris event into a digital e-session in 2020. More >>

 

NGN Showcase

The NGN Showcase at Paris Session 2020


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NGN Forum

Ask CIGRE President a Question


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NGN Booth

NGN Stand at Paris Session 2020


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NGN Activities

NGN Field Trip, NGN Social Event and others


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CIGRE Sessions

CIGRE NGN Members at Paris Sessions


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NGN Groups

Links to the International NGN Groups


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NGN Technical Network

Technical Forum for Young Professionals


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Contacts

Contact us if you have any question


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Upcoming Events

 

The 2020 digital e-session and 2021 Centennial Session

The Latest News

Unmanned solar wing-in-ground-effect vehicle being developed in Russia

Russia has a long history of experimenting with wing-in-ground-effect (WIG) vehicles, most notably the huge ekranoplans dating back to the 1960s. Now, Russian scientists are developing a smaller unmanned WIG, that's solar-powered.

15 June 2020

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Double-sided solar panels that follow the sun prove most cost effective

Solar power systems with double-sided (bifacial) solar panels -- which collect sunlight from two sides instead of one -- and single-axis tracking technology that tilts the panels so they can follow the sun are the most cost effective to date, researchers report June 3rd in the journal Joule.

15 June 2020

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Scientists create an electrical charge using only humidity in the air

Using electrical storms as a jumping off point, scientists at Israel’s Tel Aviv University believe they may have uncovered a new source of renewable energy.

15 June 2020

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CIGRE NGN Joint Wind Energy Webinar

In light of the current global situation, the CIGRE UK&Ireland NGN committees have together to create the online webinar on wind energy.

3 June 2020

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This $500,000 electric yacht can cross oceans on just battery and solar power

Singapore-based Azura Marine unveiled a new $500,000 electric yacht that they claim can complete “non-stop ocean voyages powered only by sunlight.”

2 June 2020

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A better way to split water molecules to produce hydrogen using sunlight

A team of researchers affiliated with several institutions in Japan has developed a better way to split water molecules to produce hydrogen using sunlight.

2 June 2020

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