Beijing, 4th – 6th June 2017
The Eight Clean Energy Ministerial and the Second Mission Innovation Ministerial events were held from 6th to 8th June at the China National Convention Center (CNCC) in Beijing.
As a side event, the first deep-dive Workshop of Mission Innovation Challenge Smart Grids (MI IC#1) was co-organized by the three co-leading institutions: IEE CAS (CN), RSE (IT) and IIT (IN). The workshop gathered experts, policy makers and innovators of Smart Grids from all over the world and consisted in a two-day closed door meeting and a public event at the China National Convention Center on 6th June, where IC#1 was officially launched. The ELECTRA team actively attended the meeting, providing the European view on Smart Grids under technical, business and policy points of view (read more).
The Management Committee of the ELECTRA Integrated Research Programme is pleased to announce the sixth call for applications for smart grid researcher exchanges. Applications from both industrial organisations and research organisations are welcome. For detailed information on call topics and application procedure click the "Mobility" Tab. Also, if you are attending ISGT Europe'17 then come along to the special ELECTRA REX session and hear first-hand the results from recently completed ELECTRA REX Exchanges.
Glasgow, 12th-15th June 2017
Busy days for ELECTRA team at CIRED 2017 ! Two oral presentations were delivered in the main sessions and nine poster displayed. The round table "Innovative grid architectures and control strategies for 2030+ power systems" gave the opportunity to present and deeply discuss the web of cells concept being developed in ELECTRA. Moreover delegates had the chance to further discuss about ELECTRA progresses at the ELECTRA IRP & ERIGrid project joint boot in the exhibition area (Read more and download presentations).
Meet ELECTRA experts for in depth discussions on the ELECTRA Web-of-Cells control concepts at the upcoming CIRED 2017 in Glasgow
The ELECTRA project team kindly invite you, and, in particular, grid stakeholders to meet and visit us at CIRED 2017. Namely Luciano Martini, project coordinator, is convenor of a round table on "Innovative Grid Architectures and Control Strategies for 2030+ Power Systems" which will be held on Wednesday 14 June at 11:00 hrs in the room Boisdale. The round table will have contributors from across Europe and, owing to the importance and appeal of this topic, a live discussion with the audience will be promoted.
Moreover don't miss to visit the ELECTRA IRP & ERIGrid project joint boot in the exhibition area.