The GRID4EU Final Report!

The final report of GRID4EU is online: http://grid4eu.blob.core.windows.net/media-prod/29375/grid4eu-final-report_normal-res.pdf This final report showcases and summarizes key results of GRID4EU. In addition to highlight technical outcomes, it also encompasses results on transversal activities (scalability and replicability analysis and cost benefits analysis), soft learnings or environmental and social aspects. Read more...

GRID4EU actively contributed to CIGRE Technical exhibition 2014

GRID4EU actively contributed to the CIGRE Technical exhibition 2014. The French and the Italian Demos participated in the event. The contribution of the Italian DEMO was composed by a poster and a discussion around the paper entitled: “Active MV distribution networks: functional validation of the advanced voltage controller in the Grid4EU... Read more...

The French Demo of GRID4EU broadcast on France 3

Nice, August 14th, 2014

On August 14th, significant amount of local residents have been made aware of the project NICE GRID by watching the daily news. Indeed, the stakes and objectives of NICE GRID have been summed up by a video of France 3. In particular, the television coverage highlights the fact that a 1 MW storage battery is tested for the first time in... Read more...

The Network Energy Manager of the Demo6 now operational

Alstom’s NEM (Network Energy Manager) was put into operation at the beginning of March during winter demand-side management experiments. It allows grid managers to call upon various aggregators that use multiple approaches to optimize the flow of electricity on the grid according to the time of day. During the summer, for example, if more solar... Read more...