Study Committees

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


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 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