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Welcome to IPowerE
Our mission is to serve our members and the industry by encouraging the sharing of knowledge in the field of power and energy and to advance conceptual thought, design, development, manufacture, application, operation and maintenance of power and energy plant and systems.
We strive to be the leading independent international forum for networking and promotion of knowledge in the field of power and energy.
You are invited to be part of IPowerE. Join a unique professional organisation dedicated to your industry and
extend your Continuous Professional Development (CPD) by participating in IPowerE meetings, technical visits
and networking opportunities.
Have an article published in the Journal
The IPowerE welcomes technical articles for publication from members and non-
We are interested in articles which cover topics such as:
We invite you to send in any ideas and suggestions (title and one paragraph introduction) for articles to the Bedford Office for consideration for publication in the journal.
March 2023 Celebrates 100th Anniversary of the Operational Report
The Working Cost Report is the forerunner of the IPowerE Operational Report and was first presented to a meeting of the DEUA on Friday 2 March 1923. We are therefore celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Institution’s Operational Report.
1913 Formation of the Association as DEUA
1923 The first report covered six power stations with heavy oil engines in the UK and two from India
1924 The second report included 34 UK power stations and five stations in India
1962 Report included 100 stations
2003 Institution’s 90th Anniversary published 90 year book
2006 name remained Working Cost and Operational Report
2007 The name changed to Operational Report with reciprocating engines, gas turbines and CCGT
2013 Institution’s 100th Anniversary since formation
2020 Report Includes Engines, Gas Turbines, CCGT, Hydro
2021 Report Includes Engines, Gas Turbines, CCGT, Hydro,
Solar, Wind and Storage
Submissions are now being taken for 2024
Technology Seminar &
75th Annual Luncheon
Thursday 18 April 2024
Chelsea Harbour Hotel London SW10 0XG
The 2024 Technology Seminar and 75th Annual Luncheon is to be held at a new venue, the Chelsea Harbour Hotel.
The morning seminar will comprise a multi-
Heather Lewtas, UK Atomic Energy Authority
and Andy Green, “Fastest Man on Earth”.
IPowerE Policy Post COP28
We are delighted that we will be discussing the experience of COP28 with Munir Hassan Head of the CMS Energy & Climate
Change Group at our Technology Seminar and 75th Annual Luncheon on the 18th April 2024.
CMS is designated as a provider of Legal Services for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28), hosted by the UAE, delivering broad-
on the CMS COP28 Hub at cms.law/cop28