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

The nation’s power grid needs the flexibility to accommodate internally or externally driven changes, either expected or unexpected. One example...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Interoperability
GMLC Testing Network

Models, testing capabilities, and related resources for emerging grid technologies exist across many organizations. However, these resources and...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon GMLC Testing Network
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
Southeast Regional Consortium

Different geographical regions across the United States face specific electric grid challenges, such as recurring weather extremes, integration of...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Southeast Regional Consortium
Industrial Microgrid Analysis and Design for Energy Security and Resiliency

Industrial utility customers have a unique opportunity to support a modern energy economy and a stronger, more reliable grid. They typically need...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Industrial Microgrid Analysis and Design for Energy Security and Resiliency
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
Vermont Regional Partnership Enabling the Use of DERs

In order for Vermont to meet its ambitious goal of 90% renewable energy penetration by 2050, an optimal and replicable approach to distributed...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Vermont Regional Partnership Enabling the Use of DERs
Alaska Microgrid Partnership

Alaska—perhaps more than any other region in the country—faces unprecedented challenges in modernizing its rural energy infrastructure. Across the...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Alaska Microgrid Partnership
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
Foundational Metrics Analysis Poster

This project assesses the feasibility and usefulness of metrics for measuring change in the evolving electricity infrastructure. Metrics and...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Foundational Metrics Analysis Poster
Grid Architecture Poster

Grid Architecture is the application of system architecture, network theory, and related disciplines to the whole grid, seen as a network of...

May 2017 Poster PDF icon Grid Architecture Poster
Interoperability Poster

Energy infrastructure should be flexible enough to accommodate change in response to new, expected, or unexpected internal or external system...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Interoperability Poster
Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium Testing Network Poster

This project aims to close the gap in accessibility to validated models for grid devices and simulation tools and corresponding full documentation...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium Testing Network Poster

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