Control and protection for meshed HVDC transmission grids

Transmission & Distribution

Control and protection for meshed HVDC transmission grids

The PROMOTioN project is developing key technologies for an HVDC grid interconnecting North Sea offshore windfarms to surrounding countries.

US HVDC lines jump hoops to connect renewables to demand

Energy Generation

US HVDC lines jump hoops to connect renewables to demand

Many obstacles have derailed transmission projects in the US, but demand for renewable resources in remote locations is keeping them alive.

Greater grid complexity calls for more intense DSO/TSO cooperation

Transmission & Distribution

Greater grid complexity calls for more intense DSO/TSO cooperation

System operators and energy companies discussed ongoing flexibility projects at an event in London yesterday.

Managing new challenges on transmission systems with high power electronic penetration

Transmission & Distribution

Managing new challenges on transmission systems with high power electronic penetration

The MIGRATE project is developing solutions to operate and manage the power system of the future with massive integration of power electronic devices. (image: ELES)

LF Energy brings open source project developers together

Energy Retail

LF Energy brings open source project developers together

The Paris summit in November will discuss how IT solutions can drive the decarbonisation of the energy sector.

GOPACS: supporting increased market liquidity for TSOs and DSOs

Energy Retail

GOPACS: supporting increased market liquidity for TSOs and DSOs

The flexibility platform facilitates communications between system operators and creates a ‘jam spread’.

Charging reform could save GB billions as DNOs transition to DSOs

Energy Retail

Charging reform could save GB billions as DNOs transition to DSOs

Great Britain's regulator and system operator are asking for feedback on a major overhaul of network access and charges.

Dealing with distributed energy

Transmission & Distribution

Dealing with distributed energy

Smarter Grid Solutions talks to Network Magazine about the current applications of ANM beyond flexible distributed generation connections.

Western Power Distribution to use AI for flexibility services forecasting

Transmission & Distribution

Western Power Distribution to use AI for flexibility services forecasting

A more accurate forecasting tool will facilitate the UK's transition from a DNO to DSO model.

UK’s Ofgem calls for a coordinated approach to flexibility

Transmission & Distribution

UK’s Ofgem calls for a coordinated approach to flexibility

UK energy regulator Ofgem urges the power sector to coordinate more effectively on flexibility in order to reach its full potential in a paper published this week.

Grid Advancement Coalition urges change in US investment policies

Energy Retail

Grid Advancement Coalition urges change in US investment policies

A group of US electricity network stakeholders is urging regulator the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to amend its policies to better support investment in the transmission grid.