Smart Grid

IEEE International Forum Smart Grids for Smart Cities

For the past few years, smart grids have been the main topic of fervent research and development at both industrial and academic level. They are expected to be the enablers of a high penetration of renewable energy, facilitate the wide adoption of electrical vehicles, increase the awareness and the involvement […]

Australia allows “unbundling” of ancillary services for the grid

The Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC) is proposing to create a new type of market participant who can do deals with energy users to offer demand response as a tool to help maintain power system security. Releasing its draft determination on the National Electricity Amendment (Demand Response Mechanism and Ancillary […]