IEEE Working Group on Distribution Reliability (15.06.02)


Treatment, consideration, and advancement of design concepts and philosophies as they apply to overhead and underground distribution systems. Development of distribution automation and control; design guidelines to promulgate systems which are environmentally acceptable and technically and economically feasible.

Working Group Officers

Chair Vice Chair Secretary
Rodney Robison
Westar Energy
PO Box 889
Topeka, KS 66601
John McDaniel
National Grid
7496 Round Pond Road
North Syracuse, NY 13212
Val Werner, WE Energies
333 West Everett Street
Milwaukee, WI, 53201
Telephone: +1-785-575-6487
Telephone: +1-315-452-7719
Telephone: +1-414-221-2519

Next Meeting

The working group and its task forces regularly meet with the IEEE Distribution Subcommittee. See the the schedule for the subcommittee's next meetings.

Online Resources

  • Archive of Meeting Minutes and Agendas
  • Archive of Panel Sessions
  • Archive of White Papers, Working Group Presentations, and Other Documents
  • P1366 Drafts

    Contact the working group chair for the user name and password for these documents.

    P1782 Drafts

    Task Forces

    Project NumberTask Force NameChair
    P1366Task Force on Reliability IndicesJohn McDaniel
    P1782Task Force on Reporting PracticesVal Werner and Rodney Robinson

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