Forum Topic: “Avoiding Grid Congestion Problems By Deciding Where To Place Grid Boosters”
Mr. Schorn studied electrical engineering at the Universities of Saarbrücken and
Karlsruhe and joined EnBW in 1995.
In 2003 Mr. Schorn developed and established the division “Technical Asset
Management” at the EnBW Regional AG, which is the distribution company of EnBW
AG. In the beginning of 2013 the activities of innovation and R&D for network topics
which has also been part of the asset management have been separated to a new
division which has been developed by Mr. Schorn. This division covers especially the
topics “Smart Grid” and also “electromobility”.
End of 2013 he took the position of a Group Expert for Grids at EnBW reporting
directly to the CTO EnBW.
Since 2017 Mr. Schorn is responsible for Assetmanagement and Operations at
TransnetBW, one of four german transmission system operators.
From 2006 until 2017 Mr. Schorn has been in parallel member of the board at PREdi,
the DSO of the city of Prague, Czech republic.
He has been in several positions in national German standardisation organisations
and associations like VDE FNN in Berlin and VDE DKE in Frankfurt.
Mr. Schorn also has a longtime experiece in working with Cigré. Until 2018 he took
the role as german delegate in the Study comitee C1 “System Development and