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7 Synopses accepted from Ireland for CIGRE 2018 <- Back

December 3, 2017

A total of 7 synopses have been selected from Ireland for CIGRE 2018 across a wide range of subject areas. This is a very good outcome for us and continues Ireland’s strong representation at the CIGRE conference in recent years. The synopses which have been selected for 2018 are:

  • Managing Future Uncertainties in the Ireland Power System through the Implementation of Scenario Planning. Lead Author: N. Cunniffe
  • Assessment of technologies to limit the rate of change of grid frequency on an island system with low inertia. Lead Author: B. O’Connell
  • Innovative Fault Location and Repair of Submarine Power Cables on the Seabed. Lead Author: P. O’Rourke
  • Utilizing EMT for Benchmarking and Assessing Short Circuit Calculation Methods. Lead Author: H. Catanase
  • Technical Challenges Associated with the Integration of Long HVAC Cables and Inverter Based Renewable  Generation in Weak Transmission Networks: The Irish Experience. Lead Author: M. Val Escudero
  • Leveraging Power Flow Control to Facilitate Outages on Existing Overhead Line Right-of-Ways. Lead Author: A. Soroudi
  • Imbalance Pricing in the context of the third and fourth energy packages – The new balancing market arrangements in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Lead Author: A. Downey