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NON AVAILABLE ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTS (NO PDF ICON)
Some of the CIGRE publications are not available online. A large amount of documents are scanned on demand, and most of them are free of charge. If you are interested in a document that falls within this category, please click on the SCAN ON DEMAND icon
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DOWNLOAD ZIP DOCUMENTS
You may download a significant amount of documentation from e-cigré. A .ZIP functionality is available on line, allowing you to save extensive storage space. 2 possibilities:
- For each document, 2 formats are available : or
- When your selection is over, go on your cart, and click on the EXPORT .ZIP icon to create a .ZIP file including all the documents of your selection.
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WHERE TO FIND MY ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTS
All the documents you select for free or purchase are available in your account, section Your Downloads. You can download your documents or read them online to save memory space on your device.
may download free of charge all publications including most recent ones
may download free of charge publications over three years old and purchase all publications
Designing HVDC grids for optimal reliability and availability performance
Control and automation systems for Electricity Distribution Networks (EDN) of the future
Voltage Source Converter (VSC) HVDC for Power Transmission - Economic Aspects and Comparison with other AC and DC Technologies
Update of Service Experience of HV Underground and Submarine Cable Systems
Recommendations for testing of long AC submarine cables with extruded insulation for system voltage above 30 (36) to 500 (550) kV (This TB replaces electra article ELT_189_1)
Integration of large Scale Wind Generation using HVDC and Power Electronics
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Publications and Editions Manager