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
Value-Added Electricity Services: New Roles for Utilities and Third-Party Providers

New energy generation, storage, delivery, and end-use technologies support a broad range of value-added electricity services for retail...

October 2017 Report PDF icon Value-Added Electricity Services: New Roles for Utilities and Third-Party Providers
Do Utilities Have Right Incentives to Modernize Grid?

Electric power is our most capital-intensive industry, with more than a hundred billion dollars invested each year on infrastructure, according to...

October 2017 Publication PDF icon Public Utilities Fortnightly Article: Do Utilities Have Right Incentives to Modernize Grid?
Legislative Energy Horizon Institute Training

Legislative Energy Horizon Institute Training presented on October 12, 2017 in Washington, DC by Lisa Schwartz, Berkeley Lab; Steve Kihm,...

October 2017 Training PDF icon Legislative Energy Horizon Institute Training
Hawaii Markets Memo

This memo recommends approaches and processes, and provides examples, to guide the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (HPUC) as they move beyond...

October 2017 Deliverable PDF icon Hawaii Markets Memo
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
Glossary of Power Systems Terms August 2017 Report
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?
Grid Modernization: Metrics Analysis (GMLC1.1) June 2017 Report PDF icon Grid Modernization: Metrics Analysis (GMLC1.1)
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

Pages