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

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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
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
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)
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
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
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
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
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
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
Quadrennial Technology Review September 2015 Report
Quadrennial Energy Review April 2015 Report
Power Model Integrator Reduces Forecasting Errors

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory developed a software tool that greatly improves the accuracy of net interchange predictions....

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC PowerModelIntegrator-fnl.pdf
PNNL Grid Architecture January 2016 Publication
Outsmarting Storms in Chattanooga

Through a DOE Smart Grid Investment Grant, EPB secured funding to accelerate the modernization of their power infrastructure, including:

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August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC EPB-Chattanooga-fnl.pdf
NREL + Duke Energy Test Voltage Control for Distributed Solar

Duke Energy partnered with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and DMS vendor GE Grid Solutions (formerly Alstom Grid) to better...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC DukeGE-fnl.pdf
New Jersey TransitGrid Protects Critical Assets

Following Superstorm Sandy, rebuild efforts led by rail operators, including the NJ Transit Corporation, focused on protecting transportation...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC NJ TransitGrid-fnl.pdf
New Inverter Testing Supports Solar in Hawaii

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) partnered with SolarCity and the DOE Solar Energy Technology Office to quantify the impacts of both...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC SolarCity-fnl.pdf
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
National Lab Call 2019

Department of Energy's Grid Modernization Lab Call

May 2019 Document PDF icon GMI-National-Lab-Call-2019-05-29.pdf
Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Poster

The current approach to electric power system operations and controls was developed during the last three to four decades using a piecemeal...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Poster

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