IEEE PES Leadership in Power Award

During the 2016 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition in Dallas, Texas the President of IEEE PES Dr. Damir Novosel presented the IEEE PES Leadership in Power Award to John Estey. He received the award “for tireless support to foster and develop the next generation of engineers, and countless contributions to recognize exemplary achievement and role models in the power industry.”

The IEEE PES Leadership in Power Award was established in 2007 to recognize industry leaders for exceptional contributions to the promotion of the electric power engineering profession. The award is intended to highlight actions which encouraged the development and growth of electric power engineering practitioners and recognized the contributions electric power engineers make to society.

Selection is based on evaluation of accomplishments as revealed by documented testimonials from industry members. Of particular importance is evidence of the candidate’s promotion of the importance of the power engineering profession and the people practicing it.

The 2015 Recipient John W. Estey is the Chairman of S&C Electric Company. He served for thirteen years on the IEEE PES Governing Board, two as President and two as a Director of the IEEE. He was elected as IEEE Fellow in 2007. 
The President of IEEE PES Dr. Damir Novosel presented the IEEE PES Leadership in Power Award to John Estey

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