Siemens partners with GIS software provider to level up grid planning
Siemens Smart Infrastructure has partnered with Esri, a geographic information systems and location intelligence platform.
Tesla and PG&E launch virtual power plant programme
PG&E and Tesla have launched a pilot programme that creates a virtual power plant to help support electric grid reliability.
Smart appliances and load control – protections for GB consumers and electricity system
Interoperability and cybersecurity are key issues as the number of energy smart appliances and their participation in demand response grows.
Smart grid integration of EVs pilots in Germany
Northeast German DSO Mitnetz Strom and Volkswagen subsidiary Elli have launched a nationwide electric vehicle (EV) grid integration pilot.
WPD unveils low carbon heating strategy
GB network operator Western Power Distribution has set out plans for the decarbonisation of heating in its service area.
Flexibility as support for power system resilience
Flexibility features are able to improve the resilience, provided they are integrated in grid planning and defence plans and properly evaluated in the energy market design.