Resources

This page serves as a repository for products and deliverables created through the GMLC projects. It also contains guidance documents, as well as key accomplishments by the national laboratories toward grid modernization. lf you would like to add to this repository, please send a message to gmlc@hq.doe.gov.

For DOE grid modernization information, please visit DOE's Grid Modernization Initiative website

Title Summary Publication Datesort descending Type File/Link
May 10, 2017 – Interoperability Strategic Vision Overview May 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Interoperability Strategic Vision Overview
Regulatory Incentives and Disincentives for Utility Investments in Grid Modernization

Electric power is America's most capital-intensive industry, with more than $100 billion invested each year in energy infrastructure. Investment...

May 2017 Report PDF icon Regulatory Incentives and Disincentives for Utility Investments in Grid Modernization
2017 GMI Peer Review Foundational Metrics Analysis Peer Review Presentation

Develop an integrated suite of grid modernization metrics that leverage current industry practice, emerging industry additions (e.g. extreme event...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon 2017 GMI Peer Review Foundational Metrics Analysis Presentation
2017 GMI Peer Review Distribution System Decision Support Tools Presentation

This project will develop tools, identify gaps and provide technical assistance/training targeted at state regulators and small/medium utilities (...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon 2017 GMI Peer Review Distribution System Decision Support Tools Presentation
2017 GMI Peer Review Future Electricity Utility Regulation Presentation

Provide technical assistance and policy analysis to state PUCs considering incremental and fundamental changes to electric utility regulation;...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon 2017 GMI Peer Review Future Electricity Utility Regulation Presentation
Advanced Networking Paradigms for High-DER Distribution Grids

The changes affecting distribution grids had been well documented and considerable work is underway to address these changes in the context of...

June 2017 Report
Architectural Basis for Highly Distributed Transactive Power Grids

Simple Transactive Energy Systems have been built using ad hoc approaches to the placement and interconnection of the transactive nodes but...

June 2017 Report
Glossary of Grid Architecture Terms

This document provides definitions of grid architecture terms.

June 2017 Report
May 10, 2017 – Roadmap Process Overview and Mini-Demonstration June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Roadmap Process Overview and Mini-Demonstration
May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Rich Scholer) June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Rich Scholer)
May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Howard Self) June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Howard Self)
Foundational Metrics Analysis

The nation’s power grid is becoming increasingly challenged because of growing consumer energy use and the penetration of resources such as wind...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Foundational Metrics Analysis
Grid Architecture

The nation’s power grid is continually faced with mounting complexity, which adds increased risk to policy and investment decisions. Methods and...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Grid Architecture
Interoperability

The nation’s power grid needs the flexibility to accommodate internally or externally driven changes, either expected or unexpected. One example...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Interoperability
Sensing and Measurement Strategy

The nation’s electric power system is undergoing a major transformation in many ways, including:

  • the increase and integration of new...
June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Sensing and Measurement Strategy
Southeast Regional Consortium

Different geographical regions across the United States face specific electric grid challenges, such as recurring weather extremes, integration of...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Southeast Regional Consortium
Industrial Microgrid Analysis and Design for Energy Security and Resiliency

Industrial utility customers have a unique opportunity to support a modern energy economy and a stronger, more reliable grid. They typically need...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Industrial Microgrid Analysis and Design for Energy Security and Resiliency
Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network for Enhanced Quality of Service

Severe weather conditions during winter impact the power grid’s transmission and distribution infrastructure, disrupting power delivery to...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network for Enhanced Quality of Service
Vermont Regional Partnership Enabling the Use of DERs

In order for Vermont to meet its ambitious goal of 90% renewable energy penetration by 2050, an optimal and replicable approach to distributed...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Vermont Regional Partnership Enabling the Use of DERs
Alaska Microgrid Partnership

Alaska—perhaps more than any other region in the country—faces unprecedented challenges in modernizing its rural energy infrastructure. Across the...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Alaska Microgrid Partnership

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