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

Titlesort descending Summary Publication Date Type File/Link
Quadrennial Energy Review April 2015 Report
Quadrennial Technology Review September 2015 Report
Real-Time Path Rating Relieves Grid Congestion

With funding from ARPA-E, PNNL and partners at Bonneville Power Administration, PowerWorld, and Quanta Technology used high performance computing...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC RealtimePathRating-fnl.pdf
Recommendations for Ohio’s Power Forward Inquiry

Traditional “cost-of-service” regulation, where the rate of return is set on rate base, gives utilities incentives to invest in additional...

February 2018 Deliverable PDF icon Recommendations for Ohio’s Power Forward Inquiry
Recommended Practice for Characterizing Devices’ Ability to Provide Grid Services

This document describes a Recommended Practice for characterizing the ability of various types of devices to provide a broad range of existing and...

March 2017 Report PDF icon Recommended Practice Grid Services from Devices Ch 1-2.pdf
Reference Interoperability Procurement Language

Interoperability has important economic benefits, or to put it another way; lack of interoperability has negative economic consequences....

January 2020 Report PDF icon Reference Interoperability Procurement Language
Reforming New York’s Energy Vision

Recognizing trends in technological innovation and system security, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo established the Reforming the Energy Vision...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC NewYorkREV-fnl.pdf
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
Resilient Alaskan Distribution System Improvements using Automation, Network analysis, Control, and Energy storage (RADIANCE)

The project team will put in place a system of resilient, networked microgrids in Cordova, Alaska. This project introduces the concept of...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Resilient Alaskan Distribution System Improvements using Automation, Network analysis, Control, and Energy storage (RADIANCE)
Review and Assessment of Sensing and Measurement Technology for Electric Power Grids

Devices Including Communications and Data Analytics Requirements

April 2019 Report File GMLC Sensing Measurement Strategy Technology Review Assessment Final Report.docx
Rooftop PV Financial Performance in Puerto Rico

NREL used the System Advisor Model (SAM) to model the financial performance of PV systems for each of the aforementioned service classes using...

October 2016 Presentation PDF icon Puerto Rico PV Financial Performance
Sate Engagement in Electric Distribution System Planning December 2017 Report PDF icon State Engagement in Electric Distribution System Planning
Security and Resilience Presentation May 2017 Publication PDF icon Security and Resilience Presentation
Sensing and Measurement Architecture for Grid Modernization

This paper addresses architecture for grid sensor networks, with primary emphasis on distribution grids. It describes a forward-looking view of...

February 2016 Report
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
Sensing and Measurements Presentation May 2017 Publication PDF icon Sensing and Measurements Presentation
Sensor Network Issues for Advanced Power Grids

The traditional techniques for distribution grid data acquisition are facing challenges that are structural in nature as the number of end points...

December 2017 Report
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
Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network for Enhanced Quality of Service_FY18_Q2

This proposal describes an 18-month effort (FY 16 – FY 17) that addresses core activities in the area of Pioneer Regional Partnerships. 

April 2018 Report PDF icon Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network for Enhanced Quality of Service_FY18_Q2
Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network Peer Review Presentation

Improve physical security of the Idaho Falls distribution system by testing smart reconfiguration, intelligent DR utilizing loads as a resource,...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Smart Reconfiguration of Idaho Falls Power Distribution Network Presentation

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