International Council on Large Electric Systems
Conseil international des grands réseaux électriques (CIGRE)
1921-03 Paris France
Mar 1921, Paris (France), as International Conference of the Principal High-Tension Electrical Systems. Subsequently referred to as International Conference on Large Electric Systems -- Conférence internationale des grands réseaux électriques, International Conference on Large High Voltage Electric Systems - Conférence internationale des grands réseaux électriques à haute tension and in English as International Council on Large High Voltage Electric Systems. Then changed title to International Council on Large High Electric Systems. Statutes adopted 18 Jun 1931; modified: 1933, 1939, 1946, 1948, 1966, 1972, 1974, 1982, 1984, 1990, 1992, 1994, 2000, 2002, 2006.
Develop and distribute technical knowledge in the field of the generation and transmission of high voltage electricity.
Events2021-08 | Paris, France – Biennial General Session
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General Assembly (every 2 years). Administrative Council, consisting of about 56 members, representing National Committees. Steering Committee of 15, including President, Treasurer and Technical Committee Chairman. Technical Committee, comprising 2 Council members, Secretary-General and Chairmen of the 16 International Study Committees. National committees. Central Office. Membership and congresses open.
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