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MVDC circuit breaker: introducing our breakthrough HyBreak technology

SuperGrid Institute have developed a MVDC Circuit Breaker which draws on breakthrough HyBreak technology to protect medium-voltage DC grids.

Shaping Europe’s energy future : sharing our strategic vision with the European Commission

Our CTO Bruno Luscan was recently invited to participate in a workshop to discuss the needs and deployment of carbon neutral power systems.

April 23rd, 2024|Conference, Event, Supergrid Architecture & Systems|

SuperGrid Institute opens the doors to its hydraulic laboratory at the Hydro 21 “RDV Experts” event

The “RDV Experts” are events organised for members of the Hydro 21 association on key themes surrounding the hydraulics ecosystem.

April 23rd, 2024|Event, Stabilization & Storage|

Sébastien Silvant received the IEEE PES 2024 Outstanding Engineer Prize for his work on HVDC network interoperability!

Congratulations to Sébastien Silvant, who has been awarded the IEEE PES 2024 Outstanding Engineer Prize for his work on HVDC network interoperability!

March 22nd, 2024|Corporate, Event, Supergrid Architecture & Systems|

Presenting OpTEAsoft Wind: a new decision-making software to optimise offshore wind-farms’ electrical architecture

Presenting OpTEAsoft Wind, our new simulation software for optimising the design of your inter-array architectures based on your KPIs.

March 14th, 2024|Supergrid Architecture & Systems|

“RDV Experts” from Hydro 21: a unique opportunity to visit our hydraulic platforms

Come and discover our hydraulic laboratory on the 3rd of April at the "RDV Experts" event, organised in collaboration with HYDRO 21.

March 14th, 2024|All, Event, Stabilization & Storage|

PhD Pierre LE METAYER: “Unidirectional High-Ratio DC-DC Converter for Renewable Energy Sources”

A missing piece to connect low voltage DC-native renewable energy sources to an MVDC network is the high ratio step-up DC-DC converter.

February 16th, 2024|Phd|

PhD Gianni BAKHOS: “Management of AC & DC Hybrid Power Systems’ Security: Assessment and Enhancement”

This thesis studies the opportunities for improving the stability of hybrid AC and DC networks by means of active power control.

February 16th, 2024|Phd, Supergrid Architecture & Systems|

That’s a wrap for XFLEX HYDRO: 4 years of improving hydropower flexibility

Within the XFLEX HYDRO project, we have lead the work on market uptake, impacts, benefits & business model, and performed tests on a new turbine technology.

February 6th, 2024|Stabilization & Storage|
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