Coordinating research in energy networks

Position Papers

HubNet provides research leadership through the publication of in-depth position papers written by leaders in the field.

Position Paper Title Authors

HubNet Workshop Report No 1 - Modelling in Public Policy: Exploring Research Requirements to Support the Use of Modelling Evidence in Energy Policy Development

Amy Wilson, Claire Copeland, Evelyn Tehrani and Chris Dent

HubNet Position Paper No 17 - Beyond Traditional Asset Management

VM Catterson, M Segovia Garcia and JI Aizpurua

HubNet Position Paper No 16 - Opportunities for Improvement of Power Plant through New Materials

Simon Rowland and Steven Qi Li

HubNet Position Paper No 15 - A Review and Synthesis of the Outcomes from Low Carbon Networks Fund Projects

Damien Frame, Keith Bell and Stephen McArthur

HubNet Position Paper No 14 - HVDC Subsea Cable Electrical Return Path Schemes: Use of Sea Electrodes and Analysis of Environmental Impact

Simon Sutton, Steve Swingler and Paul Lewin

HubNet Position Paper No 13 - Integrated energy systems: An overview of benefits, analysis methods, research gaps and opportunities

Muditha Abeysekera, Prof. Jianzhong Wu, Prof. Nick Jenkins

HubNet Position Paper No 12 - Planning and Operation of the North Sea Grid

Oluwole Daniel Adeuyi, Jianzhong Wu, Jun Liang, Carlos Ugalde-Loo and Nick Jenkins

HubNet Position Paper No 11 - How much can we really expect from Smart Consumers?

Bryony Parrish, Phil Heptonstall, Rob Gross

HubNet Position Paper No 10 - Ensuring Functional Interoperability and System Integration of Real-Time Smart Grid Functions

Ibrahim Abdulhadi, Stephen McArthur, Ivana Kockar, Graeme Burt

HubNet Position Paper No 9 - Standards-Based Wireless Sensor Networks for Power System Condition Monitoring

P C Baker, V M Catterson, M D Judd

HubNet Position Paper No 8 - Interfaces in Solid Dielectric Insulation Systems

Simon Rowland

HubNet Position Paper No 7 - Smart Grids and Communication Systems

Dritan Kaleshi, Terence Song, Joe McGeehan

HubNet Position Paper No 6 - Power Electronics in Distribution System Management

Richard Silversides, Tim Green, Tom Luth

HubNet Position Paper No 5 - Smart Metering for Development and Operation of the GB Power System

Lee Thomas, Nick Jenkins

HubNet Position Paper No 4 - The State of the Art of Condition Monitoring - Insucon 2013

Paul Lewin, Justin Steele-Davies, Simon Rowland, Vic Catterson, Carl Johnstone, Cliff Walton

HubNet Position Paper No 3 - Issues for Distribution System Operation at 2030

Tim Green, Nick Jenkins and others

HubNet Position Paper No 2 - Lessons Learned from Deployed Smart Grid Protection and Control Strategies

Ibrahim Abdulhadi, Stephen McArthur, Graeme Burt

HubNet Position Paper No 1 - Smart Metering for the UK

Lee Thomas, Nick Jenkins

When quoting or referring to material in these position papers please cite them according to normal academic practice, for instance as "L. Thomas and N. Jenkins, "Smart Metering for the UK", HubNet Position Paper, available at".