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
Technical Support to the New York State Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) Initiative

In an effort to improve efficiency, reliability, and resilience, many states are taking action to modernize their electric grid; particularly the...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Technical Support to the New York State Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) Initiative
Grid Frequency Support from Distributed Inverter-Based Resources in Hawaii

Hawaii leads the nation in the portion of its electricity that is produced from distributed solar photovoltaics (PV). This high level of PV...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Grid Frequency Support from Distributed Inverter-Based Resources in Hawaii
Midwest Interconnection Seams Study

At the western edge of the American prairie, just east of the Rocky Mountains, lies a collection of electrical resources that string together the...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Midwest Interconnection Seams Study
Clean Energy & Transactive Campus

Vast opportunities for improved reliability, consumer benefits, and energy efficiency exist at the buildings-to-grid nexus. Realizing those...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Clean Energy & Transactive Campus
Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems

Traditional grid operations and control systems rely on decoupled approaches to transmission, distribution, and local energy networks. This...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems
Grid Architecture at the Gas-Electric Interface

Significant changes have affected U.S. natural gas markets in the last several years. Environmental regulations and price pressures from newly...

June 2017 Report
Distribution Storage Networks

Distribution storage networks are interconnected distribution-level bulk energy storage devices that function as core infrastructure elements to...

June 2017 Report
2017 GMI Peer Review Grid Services and Technologies Valuation Framework Presentation

Across the diverse electric power industry, stakeholders utilize independent methodologies to value investment decisions ranging from the...

June 2017 Publication PDF icon 2017 GMI Peer Review Grid Services and Technologies Valuation Framework Presentation
GMLC Grid Services Master List

A number of the GMLC projects are concerned with grid operations, grid control, and use of new technologies. In particular, the use of Distributed...

July 2017 Report
GMLC 1.2.2 Interoperability Technical Review Meeting – Notes

This report contains the meeting notes from the GMLC Interoperability Technical Review Meeting held on May 10-11, 2017 at the American Electric...

July 2017 Meeting Notes PDF icon GMLC 1.2.2 Interoperability Technical Review Meeting – Notes
The Frequency-Watt Function: Simulation and Testing for the Hawaiian Electric Companies

This interim report describes research related to frequency-watt control of solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters conducted under the U.S. Department...

July 2017 Report PDF icon 1.3.29-68884.pdf
State Performance-Based Regulation Using Multiyear Rate Plans for U.S. Electric Utilities

Berkeley Lab published a report in 2016 that discussed two approaches to performance-based regulation (PBR) of electric utilities: multiyear rate...

July 2017 Report PDF icon State Performance-Based Regulation Using Multiyear Rate Plans for U.S. Electric Utilities
What will Electric Utility Regulation and Business Models Look Like in 2030?

Presented July 11, 2017 at the Legislative Energy Horizon Institute in Richland, Washington.  Presentation covers four topics: 1) trends shaping...

July 2017 Presentation PDF icon What will Electric Utility Regulation and Business Models Look Like in 2030?
Glossary of Power Systems Terms August 2017 Report
NECPUC Distribution Systems & Planning Training

The first in a series of regional trainings for public utility commissions on distribution systems and planning was held on Sept. 27-29, 2017, for...

September 2017 Training PDF icon NECPUC Distribution Systems & Planning Training
DER Siting and Optimization Tool for California

The State of California is pursuing aggressive goals for integrating 15 gigawatts of distributed energy resources (DERs), including 12 gigawatts...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon DER Siting and Optimization Tool for California
Grid Analysis and Design for Energy and Infrastructure Resiliency for New Orleans

The heightened risk coastal cities like New Orleans, Lousiana (NOLA) encounter from hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters is never...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Grid Analysis and Design for Energy and Infrastructure Resiliency for New Orleans
Standards and Test Procedures for Interconnection and Interoperability

Next-generation smart grid technologies include distributed generation, battery storage, electric vehicles, and dispatchable loads, among others....

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Standards and Test Procedures for Interconnection and Interoperability
Advanced Sensor Development

Increased situational awareness of the vast U.S. electrical system is critical for achieving the grid modernization objectives of reducing outage...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Advanced Sensor Development
Integrated Multiscale Data Analytics and Machine Learning for the Grid

Advances in and reduced costs for computing, memory, and communications technologies have resulted in an abundance of raw data from new sensing...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Integrated Multiscale Data Analytics and Machine Learning for the Grid

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