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05 . 07 . 2022
The acceleration of renewables goes also through networks
CESI and Elettricità Futura organize the webinar “The acceleration of renewables goes through networks: the electricity grids as enablers of the energy transition in Italy and Europe,” which will take place on July 20th, at 10:30am (CEST). The goal of the event is to deepen, together with the protagonists of the electricity sector, the potential […]
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20 . 10 . 2021
Innovations in Transmission and Distribution Equipment and KEMA Labs readiness for testing
This free of charge webinar aims to present preparation and readiness for innovations in T&D equipment testing at KEMA Labs. The energy transition is introducing several innovations to the power system, which is reflected by the ones in equipment technology, driven by decarbonization, digitalization and decentralization. Testing, inspection and certification is a critical part of […]
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24 . 08 . 2021
High-voltage switchgear: The road towards SF6 alternatives
In the utility industry, the need for replacing the strong greenhouse gas SF6 is heavily debated, as this gas is the most potent greenhouse gas on earth, having a CO2 equivalent (GWP – Global Warming Potential) of 23,500. Therefore, in this webinar, an overview will be given on the technology status of SF6 sustainable alternatives, […]
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12 . 05 . 2021
Energy: new technologies, new horizons
On May 27th (6.30pm – 7.30pm, CEST) the webinar “Energy: new technologies, new horizons” will take place. In the webinar, Charles Kolstad (Co-faculty Director and Energy Professor at Stanford University) and Daniel Merson Kammen (Professor of Energy at the University of California, Berkeley), both coordinating lead authors at the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which […]
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25 . 06 . 2020
HVDC switchgears: Is it now time for revenge?
HVDC switchgear – key enabler of HVDC grids for green energy HVDC grids will be crucial for evacuating massive quantities of renewable energy. Such grids are not common in Europe yet for various reasons one of which is lack of proven protection equipment. In the European project “PROMOTioN”, it is publicly demonstrated that the protection […]
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16 . 06 . 2020
Transformers’ Oils go Green: are they worth the change?
One of the trends in the electromechanical industry is the progressive shift to natural ester as dielectric fluid used in power and distribution transformers. The journey from the first prototypes to transmission and distribution utilities and large-scale applications is slowly moving forward, pushed by the strong drive of public opinion in modern societies to switch […]
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