By Dr. Hazlee Azil Illias (University of Malaya)
The IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society (DEIS) Malaysia Chapter, in collaboration with Malaysian High Voltage Network (MyHVnet), successfully organised a technical visit to Tenaga Nasional Berhad Research (TNBR) Sdn. Bhd. at Kajang, Selangor on 10th April 2018.
At the beginning of the visit, the safety manager gave a safety briefing to the visitors. Then, the General Manager of Generation and Environment, Dr. Mohd Hariffin Boosroh, presented the company profile. After the briefing, the visitors were divided into two groups for the site visit. During the site visit, the visitors were brought to the lightning research laboratory, high voltage testing laboratory and cable laboratory. The visitors also had an opportunity to look closer at the floating solar panel lake and EV charging station at TNBR.
The committee members of the IEEE DEIS Malaysia Chapter wish to extend their sincere thanks to TNBR staffs for their time and commitment during the visit.