7th International Conference on
Deregulated Electricity Market Issues
in South-Eastern Europe

20 - 21 September 2012, Bucharest, Romania



The Conference welcomes papers on the following main topics:
Energy markets, deregulation and economics - specifics and integration into global trends
Market clearing, pricing, tariffs and metering, competition and risk management, generation scheduling, independent power producers, emission allowances and trading, generation capacity, legislation, codes and regulation, expansion and long term planning, power system economics.
Renewable energy sources, distribution, SmartGrids, consumption
Renewable and distributed power sources, energy storage, distribution development, Smart Grids for transmission and distribution, demand side participation and response.
Development and planning of electricity systems global trends and regional response
Global trends in power system development, regional power system development and impact of global trends, infrastructures and investments in electricity sector, information exchange needs, standardization, new tools for technical performance assessment, power quality, integration of massive amount of renewables.
Power system operation and control in the liberalized environment
On-line control - FACTS and HVDC, dynamic security assessment, on-line monitoring  PMU and WAMS, vehicles and grid, black out prevention, protection and control integration, ISO/TSO system control issues, data exchange issues, system dynamics, containment of massive amount of intermittent generation.
Education, training
Ageing workforce, knowledge management, program accreditation, operator certification.