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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.

Join Now: As a Member you get access to the on-line library and receive past technical papers published in
our quarterly journal “
Power Engineer” free of charge.   

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Have an article published in the Journal

The IPowerE welcomes technical articles for publication from members and non-members. They can relate to your recent experiences or those sometime in the past.

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
and Solar

2021   Report Includes Engines, Gas Turbines, CCGT, Hydro,
Solar, Wind and Storage

Submissions are now being taken for 2024

Click here for further information

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-stream programme covering a range of technologies and subject matter.  This will be followed by
a 3-course luncheon and guest speakers -
Heather Lewtas, UK Atomic Energy Authority
and Andy Green, “Fastest Man on Earth”.

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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-ranging legal pro bono support for COP28.  Please click here to read more about this appointment.  In addition to this appointment, an international team of CMS experts attended COP28, contributing to the conversations by hosting events and participating in panel discussions.  Their video soundbites, event summaries and commentary is available
on the CMS COP28 Hub at