Shu Yinbiao, professor-level senior engineer, chairman of the 36th session of International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and president of China Society of electrical engineering. He was admitted to North China Electric Power University majoring in power system in 1977, later obtained a doctorate degree in power system and automation of Wuhan University,and worked as a senior visiting scholar at Strathclyde University from 1989 to 1991. Since November 2018, he has served as Secretary of the Party group and chairman of China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd., and once served as chairman, general manager and deputy general manager of State Grid Corporation of China, director of UHV Construction Office of State Grid Corporation of China, chief engineer of China Grid Construction Corporation and chief engineer of state power dispatching communication center. In addition, he was also a representative of the 19th National Congress of the CPC and a member of the 13th CPPCC National Committee, Member of the Committee on population, resources and environment.
Since 1982, he has been engaged in power grid operation and power system planning, major EHV / UHV transmission project construction and technology research and development. He has successively presided over and completed the key technology research of 500kV EHV large capacity power transmission, ± 800kV UHVDC and 1000kV UHV AC transmission in the Three Gorges Project.，and led the formulation of a series of international standards for UHV transmission, making systematic and pioneering contributions to China's UHV / UHV transmission technology from following abroad to leading in the world. The relevant achievements have promoted the implementation of the "west to East power transmission" strategy and the interconnection of national power grids, and promoted the clean, efficient and intensive development of large energy bases.
He has won 2 national special awards for scientific and technological progress, 1 first prize, 3 provincial and ministerial first prizes, published 1 book, 38 academic papers and 6 authorized invention patents. He won the Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award in 2018 and was elected as an academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering in 2019.