Welcome to CIGRE United States

CIGRE is the foremost global community for the collaborative development and sharing of power system expertise. CIGRE United States, established in 1921, is the National Committee and local representative organisation of CIGRE.

We are proud to be part of CIGRE’s global knowledge programme of work. We are committed to understanding our local conditions and feeding that into the technical programme to find solutions for our local challenges, as well as contribute to the wider community.

We also foster our local talent and skills.We help our local members to prepare for the future and inform their decision making with perspectives from every corner of the CIGRE world.

Please peruse our website to learn more about CIGRE. If you want to join and participate in CIGRE, source key information, or solve technical challenges, We welcome your involvement!

News

2020 e-Session and 2021 Paris Centennial Session Announcement

As each of you know the 2020 Paris Session has been postponed due to COVID-19 issues affecting the world.  In lieu of the 2020 Paris Session, CIGRE’s Administrative Council will hold an e-Session in 2020 and the Paris Centennial Session will be held in Paris in the last half of August, 2021.  This will be a tremendous …

CIGRE Annual Meeting DATE CHANGE

With the continuing worldwide effort to deal with the on-going pandemic, the IEEE has decided today to hold a virtual PES Power General Meeting (https://www.ieee-pes.org/2020-pes-general-meeting-going-virtual) in lieu of a meeting in Montreal, Canada in August. As you know, we typically hold our Annual Members meeting in conjunction with this conference. Given today’s announcement, we have …