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 Date Type File/Link
Interoperability Strategic Vision: Enabling an Interactive Grid (Draft) April 2017 Report PDF icon Interoperability Strategic Vision: Enabling an Interactive Grid (Draft)
A Qualitative and Quantitative Approach for Measuring Interoperability (Draft) April 2017 Report PDF icon A Qualitative and Quantitative Approach for Measuring Interoperability (Draft)
Summary of Electric Distribution System Analyses with a Focus on DERs

This report summarizes the major types of analysis conducted on electric distribution systems along with their applications and relative maturity...

April 2017 Report PDF icon Summary of Electric Distribution System Analyses with a Focus on DERs
Financial Impacts of a Combined Energy Efficiency and Net-Metered PV Portfolio on a Prototypical Northeast Utility

Utilities are concerned about stagnant or declining sales growth driven, in part, by policy goals mandating energy savings and policy- and market-...

April 2017 Deliverable PDF icon Report: Financial Impacts of a Combined Energy Efficiency and Net-Metered PV Portfolio on a Prototypical Northeast Utility, PDF icon Summary: Financial Impacts of a Combined Energy Efficiency and Net-Metered PV Portfolio on a Prototypical Northeast Utility
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
Agenda: GridWise Forum Distributed Grid Services Workshop March 2017 Agenda PDF icon Distributed Grid Services Workshop Agenda
The Future of Centrally-Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets

Despite enormous complexity, diversity and challenges, bulk power markets in the United States are functioning reasonably well. However, some...

March 2017 Report PDF icon The Future of Centrally-Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets
GMLC 2016 Project Portfolio

In a strategic partnership between the U.S. Department of Energy headquarters and 13 national laboratories, the Grid Modernization Laboratory...

November 2016 Brochure PDF icon GMLC_Portfolio_Brochure-NEW1.pdf
Comparative Architecture Analysis: Using Laminar Structure to Unify Multiple Grid Architectures

A great many architectures for various aspects of electric grids have been proposed over recent years and new ones continue to be suggested....

November 2016 Report
Declaration of Interoperability October 2016 White Paper PDF icon Declaration of Interoperability
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
A Decoupling Foundation: Montana Public Service Commission Workshop on Decoupling

Richard Sedano presented on revenue regulation, also known as decoupling, at a workshop for the Montana Public Service Commission.

October 2016 Presentation PDF icon A Decoupling Foundation: Montana Public Service Commission Workshop on Decoupling
The Future of Electricity Resource Planning

This report examines the future of electricity resource planning in the context of a changing electricity industry. The report examines emerging...

September 2016 Report PDF icon The Future of Electricity Resource Planning
Dynamic Contingency Analysis for Cascading Failures

With funding from DOE’s Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability and in partnership with the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC DCAT-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
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
Eastern Renewable Generation Integration Study

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) convened the Eastern Renewable Generation Integration Study—or ERGIS—a high-performance computing...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC ERGIS-fnl.pdf
Mode Meter: Keeping Oscillations in Check

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory joined with colleagues at Montana Tech and the University of Wyoming to develop Mode Meter....

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC Mode Meter-fnl.pdf
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
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

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