Recently released reports, presentations, and other materials are available for download:
- Year-in-Review: 2014 Energy Infrastructure Events and Expansions (May 2015)
Providing a summary of significant energy disruptions and infrastructure changes that occurred in the United States throughout 2014.
- Creating a Risk Assessment Culture for State Energy Infrastructure Decision Making (April 2015)
Describing the State Energy Risk Assessment Initiative, a collaborative effort among DOE, NASEO, NARUC, NCSL, and NGA which aims to better understand potential impacts to energy infrastructure.
- DC Microgrids Scoping Study: Estimate of Technical and Economic Benefits (March 2015)
Providing a preliminary examination of the benefits and drawbacks of potential DC microgrid applications relative to their AC counterparts and offering recommendations for potential future research and deployment activities.
- Voices of Experience: Advanced Distribution Management Systems (February 2015)
Presenting results of a one-day meeting held at CenterPoint Energy in Houston, Texas, in May 2014, and a series of conference calls about specific aspects of ADMS, interviews with individuals leading ADMS projects at their utilities, and a final small group meeting at San Diego Gas & Electric in California in October 2014.
- Interoperability of Demand Response Resources Demonstration in NY (February 2015)
Presenting the results of a DOE Smart Grid Demonstration Project (SGDP) grant, funded by the Recovery Act, to Con Edison to develop and demonstrate methodologies to enhance the ability of customer sited demand response resources, both conventional and renewable, to integrate more effectively with electric delivery companies.
- Lakeland SGIG Electric Consumer Behavior Study Interim (Year 1) Evaluation Report (February 2015)
Summarizing results from the first year of the Lakeland Electric’s two-year 3-Period Time of Use (TOU) program called “Shift-to-Save” (STS), part of a full system-wide deployment of advanced metering infrastructure funded in part by a grant from the Department of Energy’s Smart Grid Investment Grant (SGIG) Program.