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Latest News 4 August 2014 PES Site Links
August Benefit of the Month: Volunteer Opportunities
The success of PES is largely due to an active membership willing to volunteer their time and expertise toward the betterment of the society. Volunteer opportunities include serving on technical committees, becoming involved in a chapter, helping at a conference or meeting, and more.
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IEEE Smart Grid Webinar: Smart Grid Concepts, Solutions, Standards, Policy, Recent Deployments and Lessons Learned
14 August 2014, 1 p.m. EST
In this complimentary webinar, IEEE Smart Grid Expert John McDonald will provide a basic introduction to the smart grid from multiple stakeholder perspectives. It will cover smart grid principles, which accommodate all generation types including renewable and energy storage options.
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IEEE Joint Task Force QER Response - We Need Your Feedback!
The U.S. Department of Energy's Quadrennial Energy Review (QER) has requested IEEE to provide insights on a set of priority issues. For more details and to provide any feedback or ask questions, click here.

To read the full QER announcement, click here.

The latest refresh to the IEEE Smart Grid Web Portal includes an interview with Veronika Rabl and Damir Novosel on the IEEE Joint Task Force QER response. Visit the portal today!

Plain Talk About the Electric Power Industry - Register Now for St. Louis and Save $200
9-11 September 2014, St. Louis, MO, USA
The IEEE PES Plain Talk courses aim to help power industry professionals understand the technical side of the electric power industry. Register by the 12 August 2014 early bird deadline and save $200!
Register today.
2014 IEEE PES APPEEC Conference - Call for Papers Deadline is 25 August 2014
7-10 December 2014, Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong
IEEE PES APPEEC is a well-established technical conference and one of the most important power and energy engineering conferences in the Asia-Pacific region. We are now accepting paper submissions for this year’s event. The submission deadline is 25 August 2014. For more information and instructions on how to submit your paper, please visit: http://ieee-appeec.org/paper-submission/
2014 IEEE PES Society-Level Award Recipients Announced
The 2014 IEEE PES Society-Level Award recipients were recognized at the Awards Dinner and Ceremony on 29 July 2014 at the IEEE PES General Meeting in National Harbor, MD.
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Call for Authors! The Power and Energy Technology Systems Open Access Journal
The Power and Energy Technology Systems Journal submission site is now open. This open access journal is intended to be a technical journal containing practice-oriented articles focusing on all power and energy topics.
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IEEE PES Webinar: "IEEE PES Resource Center"
19 August 2014, 11 a.m. EST
Plan to attend this important and complimentary IEEE PES webinar: "IEEE PES Resource Center - What is it and How Can it Benefit You."
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IEEE PES Webinar: “How to Write an Effective IEEE Fellow Nomination”
4 September 2014, 2 p.m. EST
The IEEE grade of Fellow is a prestigious distinction conferred by the board of directors upon a person with an extraordinary record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. Register for this complimentary webinar today!
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​IEEE PES Webinar: “New Approaches for the Control of Future Low Voltage Distribution Networks”
28 October 2014, 11 a.m. EST
This presentation will introduce the potential problems or impacts of different penetrations of low carbon technologies on LV networks and then present and discuss the benefits and drawbacks of some of the potential solutions that might allow higher penetrations without the need of traditional reinforcements. Register for this complimentary webinar today!
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Call for Tutorials for 2015 PES Conferences
Tutorial slots are available for future ISGT conferences and the 2015 General Meeting. Proposals are due 15 August 2014.
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Thank You from the IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative
Thank you to all who have participated in the application process. The list of IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative recipients will be announced in September. Invest in tomorrow and make a difference: donate today!
Call for Webinar Proposals for Monthly PES Series
Presenters needed! Slots available beginning in August. For more information, click on the link below:
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IEEE Electrification Magazine - Call for Authors!
Great opportunity for professionals and academics alike to submit articles for this exciting new publication dedicated to microgrids onboard electric vehicles and off-grid applications.
Answer the call.
IEEE Smart Grid - LinkedIn Group and Flipboard
For serious technical discussions and business networking with smart grid leaders, join and participate with more than 23,000 professionals in the IEEE Smart Grid LinkedIn Group:
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For the latest daily news in the world of the smart grid, check out the new graphical magazine on Flipboard:
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