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07 reasons you should join CIGRE

In today’s changing power system, there’s one place you can go to get the knowledge you need

You and your organisation need to keep up with the changing world of power system expertise.

CIGRE offers members access to the world’s foremost global community and its world leading knowledge programme, expert people and publications.

Since our founding in Paris France in 1921, as a not for profit association, sharing and developing knowledge has been intrinsic to our culture. Today CIGRE is present in over 90 countries with more than 15000 professionals collaborating and sharing for power system expertise.

With our low through high voltage end to end scope and comprehensive global presence, there really is one place you can go to get the knowledge you need.

Join online now to access the colleagues, expertise and resources you need. It’s great value and easy.

850+ Technical Brochures

Access to a library of in-depth Technical Brochures growing at around 40 per year and spanning every subject in the power system.


Free downloads of 14000+ technical publications

From the world’s foremost and authoritative source of power system technical reference information.


6 Editions of ELECTRA per year

Free access to the digital magazine of choice for the power system professional.


Save on the Paris Session!

After 2 years membership receive a special rate on fees for the leading global event for sharing power system expertise.


60+ In country and regional CIGRE organisations.

CIGRE’s community of over 15000 power system professionals is spread across more than 90 countries. This community is underpinned by our 61 National Committees, each offering members direct access to local events, services and support. To find the contact information for your countries National Committee select your location on the map below.


Collaborate with experts

Participation opportunities for members are extensive within CIGRE’s global knowledge development programme. Typically 250 working groups are active at any one time.


Access perspectives and peers from across the globe

Beyond the things your membership qualifies you for there are many benefits to a CIGRE membership. Read about the top nine here.


Why Join CIGRE

Introducing the authoritative source

Introducing the authoritative source

Welcome to the world of CIGRE