Welcome to CIGRE

Welcome to CIGRE Southern Africa. First port of call for power network know-how.

Cigre is the global technical forum for large electric systems and aims to support our members in leveraging our global network to develop enhanced solutions for Southern Africa organisations and the community.

CIGRE Southern Africa counts more than 10 Collective Memberships, 120 Individual Members and 10 Student Members. This membership is composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, and is supported by 3500 experts actively collaborating in a structured work programme.


10th Cigre Southern Africa Regional Conference: “Transforming the power system for future generations”

Background  The COVID-19 global pandemic has shown us how interconnected our lives are in this global village. It has forced behavioural changes on us all, given rise to innovative ways to work, operate and manage our worlds in all the far-reaching corners of the world. We have had to adapt and change and be resilient …

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D2 Africa Task Force Article

D2 Africa Task Force Article In 2017, Cigre signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with World Bank with one of …
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Dr Rob Stephen of Eskom elected President of CIGRE

Eskom’s Dr Rob Stephen has been elected president of the eminent international organization CIGRE at its biennial congress this week …
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