Study Committee 7

Study Committee NO:(7) : HVDC Stations and Equipment

Scope

  • · HVDC: economics of HVDC, applications, planning aspects, design, performance, control, protection, control and testing of converter stations, i.e. the converting equipment itself and also the equipment associated with HVDC links.
  • · Power Electronic for AC systems and Power Quality Improvement: economics, applications, planning, design, performance, control, protection, construction and testing.
  • · Advanced Power Electronics: development of new converter technologies including controls, use of new semiconductor devices, applications of these technologies in HVDC, Power Electronics for AC systems and Power Quality Improvement.
    • · Related to SC B4 of CIGRE “for more information please visit…”

http://www.cigre-b4.org/

  • HE / Eng. Mohamed Al-Shaikh

    Chairman of Study Committee No. 7

    GCC Interconnection Authority
    PO Box 3894 – Dammam 31481
    Email: shaikh@cigre-gcc.org

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Donor Members

Transco

Dr. Salem Al Harthi

United Arab Emirates

Qatar General Electricity & Water "KAHRAMAA"

Mr. Abdulrahman AlBaker

Qatar

Ministry of Energy Electricity & Water UAE

Eng. Fatima Al Shamsi

United Arab Emirates

GCC Interconnection Authority (GCCIA)

Eng. Ahmed Ali Al Ebrahim

Saudi Arabia

Oman Cables Industry

Mr. Michelangelo Graziano

Oman

Collective Members

SHARJAH ELECTRICITY and WATER AUTHORITY

United Arab Emirates

Nexant

Bahrain

Al Ahleia Switchgear Co.

Kuwait

Bahra cables Company

Saudi Arabia