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.
Johannesburg, South Africa, 1 – 5 October 2019 Colloquium Theme: HVDC and FACTS for Regional Interconnections and Renewable Energy Integration The aim of the 2019 CIGRE B4 International Colloquium is to provide a forum for discussion on the use of HVDC and FACTS considering the aspects of planning, available technology, projects and operational …Find out more »
Theme: “Sustainable Integration of Distributed Energy Resources for Power System Development” Background Globally there has been an increase in the deployment of distributed energy resources (DER) in the form of renewable energy generation and microgrids. This technology presents a unique opportunity for power system development due to its low emissions, scalability, short construction time frames …Find out more »