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WGI5 – Voltage Sourced Converters (VSC)


Scope: Review the application of voltage sourced converter (VSC) such as STATCOM, UPFC, SSSC and VSI for DC transmission. Coordinate with other committee and organizations involved in the subject matter. Identify the need for and produce a related document.

Standard: IEEE 1052-2018 – IEEE Draft Guide for the Functional Specifications for Transmission Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM) Systems


Working Group Officers:

Ben Mehraban
WGI5 Chair

American Electric Power (AEP)

Geza Joos
WGI5 Vice-Chair

McGill University

Julie Lacroix
WGI5 Secretary

Hydro-Québec