Call for Papers

Notifications sent: 05 March 2020.

We thank all authors who submitted an abstract for the workshop.

All authors were notified about the acceptance of their abstract either for oral or for poster presentation on 05 March 2020. If you have not received an email by the online submission system, please check in your Account of the Online Submission Platform under Your Account » Emails.

If you still like to present your findings at the workshop, please get in touch with the organizers at info[at]

  • Final papers must be submitted online until 19 April 2020.
  • As the conference language is English, all papers have to be written in English.
  • All participants are responsible for paying their own travel and hotel expenses.


Proposed Preferential Topics of the Workshop

  • Hybrid Power Systems Design Options (Island Power Systems)
  • Hybrid Power Plant Design Options (Combined Wind &Solar plus may be storage as a power plant connected to a grid)
  • Hybrid Power System Technologies
  • Project Experience and Case Studies: Hybrid Power Systems
  • Project Experience and Case Studies: Hybrid Power Plants
  • Storage Design and Sizing
  • System Modelling and Simulation: Hybrid Power Systems
  • System Modelling and Simulation: Hybrid Power Plants
  • Remote Mining and Tourist Applications
  • Intelligent Control and Grid Stabilization


  • Resource Assessment and Forecasting
  • Managing Variability and Uncertainty
  • Pico-/Mini-/Micro-Grid Systems Design
  • Economic Evaluation of Hybrid Power Systems
  • Load Assessment Strategies
  • Regulatory Challenges related to Hybrid Power Systems
  • Protection Issues for Hybrid Power Systems
  • Design of Energy Management Systems for Hybrid Power Systems
  • Standards and relevant Grid Codes for Hybrid Power Systems
  • Standards and relevant Grid Codes for Hybrid Power Plants
  • Ancillary Services in Hybrid Power Systems


Focus of the Workshop

The 5th International Hybrid Power Systems Workshop offers a prime opportunity to discuss the future of hybrid power systems. Participants will look at applications in a variety of locations and operating environments with a focus on system design, operating experience, business models, economics, and implementation issues.


Workshop Target Group

  • system planners and designers
  • operators of small systems
  • project developers and consultants
  • universities and research institutes
  • regulators and NGOs
  • technology vendors of distributed variable generation & storage technology