DER-SmartGrid Integration

How must the roles and business models of incumbent utilities change to support the growth of distributed energy?

The growth of distributed energy resources (DERs) represents a huge transformation for electric utility companies across the board. The traditional paradigm, which has been largely unchanged for decades, will become gradually more obsolete as we move away from large-scale, centralised, carbon-intensive generation. Instead of one-directional flow of electricity from generation, to transmission, to distribution, and […]

Enedis’s smart grid technical strategy on transitioning to a data-driven utility

Enedis’s smart grid technical strategy on transitioning to a data-driven utility

Exciting times are ahead for smart grid technical professionals. As digital transformation gains momentum the benefits of increased grid integration, interactivity and efficiency are finally being realised, giving birth to a new smart utility vision and greater investment appetite! However, a bold vision without an exacting implementation plan will remain nothing but a frustrating dream! […]

Digital substation case study from Statnett

Digital substation case study from Statnett

The latest generation of digital substation technologies promise greater levels of reliability, interoperability and real-time performance than ever before. And with a dramatic rise in power demand coupled with a need to improve substation safety whilst minimising maintenance costs, smart utilities have their work cut out when it comes to making new technology choices that […]

Grid Asset Management 2019 Blog

Grid Asset Management 2019 Blog

Very Early Bird rate expires this Friday Just a quick reminder that the Very Early Bird rate for the Grid Asset Management 2019 conference, exhibition and networking forum expires this Friday. To save €400 on delegate places and €2000 on exhibition spaces, please visit the registration page by midnight on Friday! Benefits of attendance include: Case-study Driven Programme […]