This page provides information related to the working groups directly sponsored by the IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Committee. In addition, the IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Committee sponsors many working groups through its subcommittees.

IEEE PES Lightning Performance of Overhead Lines Working Group

This working group provides a forum for the open presentation of new ideas that improves lightning performance for distribution and transmission overhead line installations. In addition, this group maintains and upgrades technical standards applicable for lightning protection, or application. The working group coordinates various task force assignments that address current issues in the utility market.

Emanuel Petrache, Chair
Kinectrics
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
E-mail: Emanuel.Petrache@kinectrics.com

Webpage: http://ewh.ieee.org/soc/pes/lpdl/