California ISO joined the GO15 Association on the first of July 2015. The California Independent System Operator (ISO) manages the flow of electricity across the high-voltage, long-distance power lines for most of California and a small part of Nevada. The nonprofit corporation is actively leading the transition to a clean energy future, balancing the powerRead more
Committee 3 held its first face-to-face meeting in Istanbul on the 29th of May, piggy back to the 6th World Forum of Energy Regulators. 10 members from 7 member companies met the 28th for a welcome dinner, before attending a one day meeting focused on the stakes of Grid Economic Sustainability. Very successful meeting withRead more
6th WFER in Istanbul – ICER-GO15 workshop “Meeting the Flexibility Challenge in Electricity Networks” 27th May 2015
On the occasion of the 6th World Forum on Energy Regulation in Istanbul (24-28 May 2015), energy regulators and main grid operators held a joint workshop on “Meeting the Flexibility Challenge in Electricity Networks”. Important questions on increasing the flexibility of electricity systems result from the large scale integration of renewable generation which is occurringRead more
GO15, the organisation that brings together the world’s largest Transmission System Operators, has a new President. Daniel Dobbeni from Belgium will be heading the international club of 17 members which accounts for no less than 3.4 billion consumers on 6 continents. To read the interview click here.
The CEOs of the world’s 17 largest power grid operators have signed a Declaration to renew their commitment to help the industry transition toward each nation’s future energy mix. The statement was signed during the 10-Year Anniversary Celebration held in Guangzhou, China in November 2014.
We celebrated our 10-Year Anniversary October 29th, 2014 after our Annual Meeting in Guangzhou, China hosted by CSG. For more information please download the press release.
The CEOs of the world’s 16 largest power grid operators have signed a Declaration on Investments for Power Grids. The statement was signed at the latest annual meeting held in New York on November 2013.
Red Eléctrica de España brought together GO15 experts from member-countries to discuss Demand-Side Management and Electric Vehicles issues
A joint meeting of the GO15 working group 4 Flexilwatts, focusing on Demand-Side Management (DSM), and the working group 6 Electric Vehicles (EVs) took place on 22-24 May 2013 in Madrid at the headquarters of the Spanish power grid operator Red Eléctrica de España (REE). Experts from Eskom (South Africa), National Grid (UK), PJM InterconnectionRead more
GO15 held a joint workshop with The International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER) on April 18, 2013 in London, United Kingdom. The workshop followed the GO15 Governing Board meeting held on April 16-17. During the workshop, topics of common interest to both the organizations and future cooperation have been discussed. Please see presentations made at the workshop.
GO15 has engaged into cooperation with IEA on the development of Energy Storage Roadmap within GO15 working group 7 Common Modeling and was invited to participate in the IEA Energy Storage Technology Roadmap – Stakeholder Engagement Workshop. The workshop was held on February 13-14, 2013 in Paris, France. The goal of the event was toRead more