Committees & Groups

Our current committees and working groups are:

  • CEII Operators Working Group
  • Customer Service and Communications Committee
    A newly formed group for customer service and communications professionals.
  • Distributed Generation Committee
    Mission Statement: Provide a forum for utility personnel to clairify and share information relating to generator interconnection requirements and procedures. Information would include interpretation of federal, regional (ISO-NE) and state policies and procedures.
  • Distribution Reliability Committee
    Mission Statement: Promote the reliable performance of our distribution electric power systems through the exchange of reliability measurement data; sharing of performance experiences; and documenting approaches to sustain or improve system reliability.
  • ECNE Board of Directors
    The governing body of the Council, seats are allocated 1 per Full Member Company to Investor Owned Utilities.
  • Education Task Force
    Mission Statement: Determine and develop a curriculum of technical and engineering educational materials that meet the needs of ECNE member companies and provides a learning environment of shared experiences.
  • Electric Distribution System Operators Training Committee
  • Employee Safety & Utility Operations Committee
  • EP All
    EP Committee - Everyone
  • EP Utility Only
    EP Committee - Utilities Only
  • EP Working Group 1
    EP Working Group 1
  • EP Working Group 2
    EP Working Group 2
  • EP Working Group 3
    EP Working Group 3
  • Human Resources Committee
    Mission Statement: The mission of the ECNE Human Resources Committee is to serve as a collaborative network of HR professionals who share information to shape and address future HR direction and who promote the utility industry as a viable career path to the future workforce.
  • Joint Use Roundtable Forum
    A discussion group where members share information on best practices relative to inter-company operating procedures (IOP's) and other issues concerning the joint use and joint ownership of poles.
  • Labor Relations Committee
    Mission Statement: To share information on current labor relations topics, challenges, contract negotiations, work practices, human resource policies, grievances and arbitrations.
  • Leadership Task Force
    Mission Statement: To oversee the curriculum provided in ECNE's Leadership I and II Programs and to serve as Conference Leaders for the program.
  • Meter and Revenue Protection Committee
    Mission Statement: To study the methods and technical characteristics used in the measurement of electrical power and energy, to share information and experiences relative to metering security, to monitor and discuss innovative metering technology, techniques and applications.
  • Security
    Mission Statement: To share our collective knowledge, experience, skills and resources to enable all to strengthen the cyber security posture of their organizations.
  • Standards and Specifications Committee
    Mission Statement: A working group of the Transmission and Distribution Committee, this group meets quarterly to share information pertaining to T & D equipment. They develop and maintain a reference library of equipment guidelines and share various company specifications and information on equipment performance.
  • Substation Equipment and Maintenance Committee
    Mission Statement: To enable member utilities to share substation equipment and maintenance information to meet their immediate and important needs, identify current and common issues that utilities are experiencing and to create solutions by pooling together member utility resources into focused working groups.
  • Transmission and Distribution Committee
    To discuss and consider the design, characteristics, use, operation and maintenance of overhead and underground transmission and distribution systems including specifically: standards and specifications and system reliability.