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
1.5.07 Laboratory Value Analysis Team

This project will evaluate the impacts of the six resiliency projects under GMI's Resilient Distribution Systems project portfolio. The team will...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Laboratory Value Analysis Team Fact Sheet
1.5.06 Consequence-Based Approach for Considering Community Grid Resiliency Investments

Multiple decisionmakers, such as local governments, electric utilities, and state regulators, could more confidently support grid resilience...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Consequence-Based Approach for Considering Community Grid Resiliency Investments
1.5.05 CleanStart Distributed Energy Resource Management System

The CleanStart Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Management System will design, implement, and validate a novel blackstart and dynamic microgrid...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon CleanStart DERMS
1.5.04 Integration of Responsive Residential Loads

The goal of this project is to provide electric utilities with the necessary software and hardware, all based on open standards, to leverage...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Integration of Responsive Residential Loads into Distribution Management Systems
1.5.01 Grid Resilience and Intelligence Platform (GRIP)

In collaboration with industry partners, this project will develop and validate a new software platform to help operators anticipate, respond to,...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon 1.5.01 Grid Resilience and Intelligence Platform (GRIP)
1.5.03 Increasing Distribution Resiliency Using Flexible DER and Microgrid Assets Enabled by OpenFMB

Through a collaboration of national laboratory, university, and industry partners, this project is developing and testing a flexible architecture...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Increasing Distribution Resiliency Using Flexible DER and Microgrid Assets Enabled by Open FMB
Resilient Alaskan Distribution System Improvements using Automation, Network analysis, Control, and Energy storage (RADIANCE)

The project team will put in place a system of resilient, networked microgrids in Cordova, Alaska. This project introduces the concept of...

August 2018 Fact Sheet PDF icon Resilient Alaskan Distribution System Improvements using Automation, Network analysis, Control, and Energy storage (RADIANCE)
Grid Services and Technologies Valuation Framework: The Long-Term Vision for Development and Implementation

The US electric grid is a vast complex of equipment, processes, and controls to deliver clean, reliable, and economical electricity to consumers....

June 2018 Report PDF icon Grid Services and Technologies Valuation Framework
Energy Services Interface: From Theory to Practice

This resource contains the slides presented during a May 2018 webinar under GMLC Project 1.4.1.  Presenters included Mary Ann Piette (PI), Peter...

May 2018 Presentation PDF icon GMLC ESI Webinar Slides_180514.pdf
Theory of Grid Resilience - Grid Architectural Approach

The purpose of this work is to provide practical means to make decisions about changes to the grid for resilience improvement purposes, starting...

April 2018 Report PDF icon Theory of Grid Resilience final_GMLC.pdf
Interoperability Strategic Vision

The Interoperability Strategic Vision whitepaper promotes a common understanding of the meaning and characteristics of electric grid...

March 2018 White Paper PDF icon InteropStrategicVisionPaper2018-03-29.pdf
A Mathematical Representation of System Architectures with Application to Grid Architecture

Much architecture work is ad hoc in nature, leading to difficulties in comparing architectural alternatives and determining how well a given...

March 2018 Report
Sensor Network Issues for Advanced Power Grids

The traditional techniques for distribution grid data acquisition are facing challenges that are structural in nature as the number of end points...

December 2017 Report
Interoperability Roadmap Methodology

The Interoperability Roadmap Methodology document supports the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium (GMLC)...

December 2017 Report PDF icon Interoperability Roadmap Methodology, V1.1
GridAPPS-D Conceptual Design, V1.0 November 2017 Report
DER Telemetry Communication Architecture for ESOs, DSOs, and System Operators

For proposed future states of electric power systems that have high penetrations of Distributed Energy Resources (DER), system operators with...

November 2017 Report
DER Siting and Optimization Tool for California

The State of California is pursuing aggressive goals for integrating 15 gigawatts of distributed energy resources (DERs), including 12 gigawatts...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon DER Siting and Optimization Tool for California
Grid Analysis and Design for Energy and Infrastructure Resiliency for New Orleans

The heightened risk coastal cities like New Orleans, Lousiana (NOLA) encounter from hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters is never...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Grid Analysis and Design for Energy and Infrastructure Resiliency for New Orleans
Standards and Test Procedures for Interconnection and Interoperability

Next-generation smart grid technologies include distributed generation, battery storage, electric vehicles, and dispatchable loads, among others....

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Standards and Test Procedures for Interconnection and Interoperability
Definitions, Standards, and Test Procedures for Grid Services from Devices

The nation’s energy consumption is increasing significantly as use of electronic devices and the desire for creature comforts become more...

October 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Definitions, Standards, and Test Procedures for Grid Services from Devices

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