Dated : 01 Apr 2019

Study Committee NO (8) Meeting #1 was held on 01-April-2019

Study Committee NO (8) “Power Trade and Regulation”, Meeting #1 in Dammam at GCCIA HQ was held on on Monday 1st April 2019.

The proposed agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  1. Familiarization on the Study Committee NO (8) “Power Trade and Regulation”.
  2. GCC Power 2019 Conference and Exhibition
  3. Cigre Paris study committee 5, and workgroup studies.
  4. Suggested workgroup studies and workshops
  5. Miscellaneous

 C5-WG Study Reports as follows:

  2. Drivers for Major Changes in Electricity Markets
  3. Impacts of Environmental Regulations on Power Markets
  4. Regulation and Market Design Barriers
  5. Costs of Electric Service, allocation methods, and residential rate trends
  6. Mitigating Systemic Market Risk in Electricity Markets
  7. Wholesale Market Caps

Dated : 01 Apr 2019

CMDM 2019 (5th edition) & SC A3 with SC B3 support | Abstract deadline EXTENDED: April 15th, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS | International Conference on Condition Monitoring, Diagnosis and Maintenance CMDM 2019 (5th edition) | Abstract deadline EXTENDED: April 15th, 2019


The CIGRE’s Romanian National Committee, as organizer and CNTEE Transelectrica (the Romanian TSO), as co-organizer, would like to take this opportunity to invite to register for International    Conference on Condition Monitoring, Diagnosis and Maintenance 2019 - CMDM 2019 (5th edition) that will take place in Bucharest, September 9th -11th 2019, at Radisson Blu Hotel Bucharestevent organized with the support of CIGRE Paris.


As part of CMDM 2019, the Romanian National Committee of CIGRE has invited also Study Committees A3 "High voltage equipment" to hold its annual meeting in Romania. In association with the meeting, the Study Committees A3 will organize an international colloquium titled “Challenges for Further Reliable T&D Substation and Equipment in the Future” supported also by SC B3 representativesThe Colloquium and a tutorial will take place in Bucharest, Romania, 7th - 13th September 2019

Dated : 01 Apr 2019

7th European Grid Integration & Electricity Ancillary Services Forum, 22 – 24 May 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Grid Integration & Electricity Ancillary Services


7th European Grid Integration & Electricity Ancillary Services Forum, 22 – 24 May 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 This event will gather professionals and decision-makers responsible for TSO markets, Market Development, Networks and Balancing, Regulatory Affairs from European TSOs, DSOs, Power Generators and Power Trading companies to brainstorm on grid stability challenges and innovations, flexibility updates, Clean Energy Package implementation and RES integration among other important issues on the agenda today.


Some of our speaker companies:
Statkraft, VP Regulatory Affairs Head Advisor Market Policies
AS “Augstsprieguma tikls”, Member of the Management Board & Head of Data Analysis Group

Vattenfall, Director Market Insights
Terna, Head of System Strategy

Enel X, Head of E-Industries


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Dated : 31 Mar 2019

2019 IEEE JORDAN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - Keynote Speech -Thani Bin Mohammed Al-Kusaibi

Thani Bin Mohammed Al-Kusaibi is member of CIGRE Administrative Council and Previous Member of CIGRE Steering Committee, Individual Member of CIGRE (Distinguished Member). He is a Senior Member of the IEEE. From 1986 to 1995, has worked for Ministry of Electricity and Water (Oman) in the departments of distribution, transmission, planning and electrical projects. Was appointed director of electrical projects in 1996 to 2004. By 2004, was appointed General Manager for establishing Oman Electricity Transmission Company and later became the General Manager. By 2008 and until now appointed as Adviser for Transmission and Planning Affairs. From 2004 to 2011 was appointed a board member (director) for GCCIA, DPC and DGC. Has participated in establishing of Oman IEEE Section and PES Oman Chapter

Keynote Speech Title: The Electricity Supply of the Future and CIGRE Roadmap, a Regional Perspective

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Dated : 01 Dec 2018

GCC POWER 2019 Conference & Exhibition - MUSCAT, OMAN

Managed by GCC CIGRE, The 15th GCC – CIGRE International Conference and 24th Exhibition for Electrical Equipment, GCC POWER 2019 Conference & Exhibition, will be held in Muscat, Oman on 27th - 29th October 2019. In addition, Tutorials will be held on 27th October 2019 after the Opening Ceremony.