Study Committees

Each Study Committee cover a specific technical domain dealing with Power Systems


SC A1 Rotating Electrical Machines

Life management

SC A2 Transformers

Design and manufacture

SC A3 High Voltage Equipment

Design and development

SC B1 Insulated Cables

Power cables in all phases of life

SC B2 Overhead Lines

Increase Acceptability of OHL

SC B3 Substations

New substation concepts

SC B4 HVDC and Power Electronics

Responsible for HVDC systems and Power Electronics for AC systems

SC B5 Protection and Automation

Improved concepts of Substation Automation Systems

SC C1 System Development and Economics

Planning for rapid development, uncertain generation and desired reliability (newly and rapidly developing countries, system performance, contingency planning, mass penetration of renewables, a greenfield approach)

SC C2 System Operation and Control

Control and switching for reliability: voltage,frequency and capacity limits

SC C3 System Environmental Performance

Environmental impacts of Power System development and operation

SC C4 System Technical Performance

Power Quality

SC C5 Electricity Markets and Regulation

Consequences of regulatory changes for the electric power sector

SC C6 Distribution Systems and Dispersed Generation

Dispersed Energy Resources connection and integration

SC D1 Materials and Emerging Test Techniques

Electrical insulating materials

SC D2 Information Systems and Telecommunication

ICT applied to the networks of the future