CIGRE calls on international experts to exchange knowledge, share best practices and join forces for the Power System of Today and Tomorrow. CIGRE covers issues related to planning and operation of power systems, as well as design, construction, maintenance and disposal of HV equipment and plants are at the core of CIGRE's mission. Other issues related to protection of power systems, telecontrol, telecommunication equipment and information systems are also part of CIGRE's area of concern.

The experts of CEPRI are the Chinese member of CIGRE SC A2 Transformers, SC A3 High Voltage Equipment, SC C6 Distribution Systems and Dispersed Generation.