Mepco Schlenk Engineering College (Autonomous), Sivakasi

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Seminar on

“Challenges in Grid Connected Renewable Energy Sources(CGRES-15)”




CGRES’15 – Mr.A.D.Thirumoorthy, Senior Consultant presenting his lecture titled “Issues in Integrating Large Wind Power to the Grid” via Skype and interacting with participants too.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department organized Two Days Seminar on “Challenges in Grid Connected Renewable Energy Sources(CGRES-15)”during June 25 – 26, 2015. A total of 64 participants registered for this seminar. Among them 33 participants were external and 31 are internal participants. 5 external experts from leading Institutes / Industry delivered lecture on various topics. Visit to Solar Power plant at Sri Kaleeswari Metal Powders Ltd., Kariseri Road was organized. Demonstration of Fuel cell based power generation was done with the facility available in our college. The programme was successfully completed as per the schedule, which was given to the participants prior to the commencement of the programme, without any changes. Even though one of the expert members couldn’t visit due to his urgent commitment, he delivered his lecture via Skype and had a good interaction too.

The participants expressed their complete satisfaction regarding the technical lecture during the programme and requested to organize such a one week programme under this theme. Boarding and lodging facilities were provided to needed participants.

Dr.V.Jayasankar, Sr.Prof. & Head of the Department & Convener, Dr.S.Muralidharan, Coordinator and Mr.R.Pon Vengatesh, AP(SGL), Co-Coordinator and other faculty members of Electrical and Electronics Department made all the arrangements for this event.