Welcome to CIRED Workshop 2012

Integration of Renewables into the Distribution Grid

Feedback on existing solutions regarding

  1. installations and investments both in distribution network and customer connection lines
    • according to which rules were decisions made
    • what solutions were built, Substation, OHL, cables
    • where is the border DG and Customer
    • Influence of Regulator – politics on this
  1. operation, automation and protection issues
    • what is the level of integration of DG into SCADA
    • does operating and protection concept rely on contribution of DG
    • are DG in case of network disturbance immediately switched off?
    • Best practice

Workshop programme
Workshop poster list

Opening timings:

Tuesday 29 May 2012
09:00 Registration and refreshments

10:00 Welcome and introduction

10:30 Theme 1: Installations and investments

12:30 Lunch

14:30 Poster tours

16:00 Refreshments

16:30 Round tables

18:00 Welcome drinks reception
Wednesday 30 May 2012
08:30 Theme 2: Operation, automation and protection issues

10:30 Refreshments

11:00 Theme 2: Operation, automation and protection issues continued

12:00 Lunch

13:00 Poster tours

14:30 Refreshments

15:00 Round tables

16:30 Close


CIRED, the Leading Forum where the Electricity Distribution Community meets, holds the major International Electricity Conference & Exhibition every two years in different venues in Europe with a worldwide perspective and participation.
CIRED works for the purpose of increasing the business relevant competencies, skills and knowledge of those who see themselves as a part of the electricity distribution community, whether they are from the utility, product, consultancy, service, business or Academic sector.
The 2013 conference will take place in Stockholm on 10-13 June 2013.

More information about CIRED: www.cired.net

CIRED Workshop 2012 is organised by IET Services Ltd
Michael Faraday House
Six Hills Way

For further information please contact
Lorraine Eatenton, Event coordinator
Phone +44 (0)1438 76 7355
Fax +44 (0)1438 765659
Email: cired@theiet.org

IET Services Limited is registered in England. Registered Office: Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL. Registration Number 909719. IET Services Limited is trading as a subsidiary of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, which is registered as a Charity in England & Wales (no 211014) and Scotland (no SCO38698).