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Technical papers



Enjoy fast online access to current and historic technical papers covering all aspects of the energy industry.


Remember: our technical papers are free to members and only £9.50 for non-members.  Working Cost Reports/Operational Report are £50.00 for non-members.


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About technical papers


About technical papers


The IDGTE publish four technical papers each year in Power Engineer. Additional copies are available to download free of charge to members.


Updated regularly, members of the IDGTE can access our technical paper archive and download essential industry information. Browse through our large selection of current and historic technical papers.


Don’t worry if you are not yet an IDGTE member, technical papers are available to purchase at a cost of £9.50.


Getting a paper published


If you have written a technical paper that you would like the IDGTE to consider for publishing in Power Engineer, please contact the office.


For technical papers presented and published that have a high degree of technical merit, you will be eligible to enter our Akroyd Stuart Memorial Prize or our Percy Still Medal. Click here for further information.


Click here to submit your technical paper.


Technical paper archive


Our technical papers go back as far as 1913, access to these papers allows engineers to see the way the energy industry has evolved and where it wants to be in the future. If you are looking for a solution to a technical problem, need information to support a university project or simply have an active interest in our industry you are sure to find what you are looking for amongst our archive.


Not all of our technical papers are available for download, if what you are looking for is not on our database please contact the office who will be happy to issue you with a copy.