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GO15 and ICER held a joint workshop on April 18, 2013 in London

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 took part in the IEA Workshop on Energy Storage Technology Roadmap

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 to […]

Reuters: World needs $700bn in power grid upgrades

The world’s 16 largest power grids need to invest $700-billion over the next 10 years to cope with a rising share of renewable energy in mature economies and with soaring demand in emerging nations, French power grid RTE said. Read more

Terry Boston, CEO of PJM Interconnection, was elected as 2013 president of GO 15

Terry Boston, CEO of PJM Interconnection, was elected as 2013 president of GO15. PJM Interconnection operates the grid in 13 U.S. states and Washington, D.C. Mr. Boston assumes the role of president from Dominique Maillard CEO of Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE, Transmission System Operator of France) who will serve as vice president in the […]

GO15 and the International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER) committed to greater collaboration

On 26 June 2012, the International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER) and GO15 (former Very Large Power Grid Operators Association – VLPGO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding signifying a joint commitment on the part of both organizations to share information and explore good practices relating to investment in power network project investment. The intention of both […]

The CEOs of the GO15 members have signed a Smart Grid Declaration committing themselves to a common vision on the importance of smart grids

The CEOs of the world’s 14 largest power grid operators have signed a “Smart Grid” Declaration, committing themselves to a common vision on the importance of smart grids to the transition to a carbon free society.  The Declaration was signed at the latest annual meeting of Very Large Power Grid Operators (VLPGO), held between 30 October […]



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