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ZHANG Qiping

ZHANG Qiping

Chief Engineer, State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC)

Dr. Qiping Zhang, IEEE senior member, graduated from the Northeast Electric Power University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and is the current Chief Engineer of SGCC. He has long been engaged in large power grid production technology management, the main professional areas include: large power grid operation control technology, power market construction and operation, UHVAC and UHVDC grid technology. In recent years, his focus was on the security aspects of medium and long-term national backbone grid planning, security aspects of DC projects operation, as well as large power grid optimal control research.


Associated sessions

10 May
11:00 - 12:30

Hydropower and long-distance transmission

Type: Focus session

Connecting the hydropower resource, especially large hydropower projects, to major load centres can be challenging, particularly where the load centre is located a significant distance away from the generation source.

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