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

Titlesort descending Summary Publication Date Type File/Link
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
Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Peer Review Presentation

Create an integrated grid management framework for the end-to-end power delivery system - from central and distributed energy resources at bulk...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Presentation
Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Poster

The current approach to electric power system operations and controls was developed during the last three to four decades using a piecemeal...

May 2017 Publication PDF icon Multi-Scale Integration of Control Systems Poster
National Lab Call 2019

Department of Energy's Grid Modernization Lab Call

May 2019 Document PDF icon GMI-National-Lab-Call-2019-05-29.pdf
New Inverter Testing Supports Solar in Hawaii

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) partnered with SolarCity and the DOE Solar Energy Technology Office to quantify the impacts of both...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC SolarCity-fnl.pdf
New Jersey TransitGrid Protects Critical Assets

Following Superstorm Sandy, rebuild efforts led by rail operators, including the NJ Transit Corporation, focused on protecting transportation...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC NJ TransitGrid-fnl.pdf
NREL + Duke Energy Test Voltage Control for Distributed Solar

Duke Energy partnered with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and DMS vendor GE Grid Solutions (formerly Alstom Grid) to better...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC DukeGE-fnl.pdf
Outsmarting Storms in Chattanooga

Through a DOE Smart Grid Investment Grant, EPB secured funding to accelerate the modernization of their power infrastructure, including:

...
August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC EPB-Chattanooga-fnl.pdf
PNNL Grid Architecture January 2016 Publication
Power Model Integrator Reduces Forecasting Errors

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory developed a software tool that greatly improves the accuracy of net interchange predictions....

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC PowerModelIntegrator-fnl.pdf
Quadrennial Energy Review April 2015 Report
Quadrennial Technology Review September 2015 Report
Real-Time Path Rating Relieves Grid Congestion

With funding from ARPA-E, PNNL and partners at Bonneville Power Administration, PowerWorld, and Quanta Technology used high performance computing...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC RealtimePathRating-fnl.pdf
Recommended Practice for Characterizing Devices’ Ability to Provide Grid Services

This document describes a Recommended Practice for characterizing the ability of various types of devices to provide a broad range of existing and...

March 2017 Report PDF icon Recommended Practice Grid Services from Devices Ch 1-2.pdf
Reforming New York’s Energy Vision

Recognizing trends in technological innovation and system security, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo established the Reforming the Energy Vision...

August 2016 Pre-GMLC Highlight PDF icon GMLC NewYorkREV-fnl.pdf
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)
Review and Assessment of Sensing and Measurement Technology for Electric Power Grids

Devices Including Communications and Data Analytics Requirements

April 2019 Report File GMLC Sensing Measurement Strategy Technology Review Assessment Final Report.docx
Security and Resilience Presentation May 2017 Publication PDF icon Security and Resilience Presentation
Sensing and Measurement Architecture for Grid Modernization

This paper addresses architecture for grid sensor networks, with primary emphasis on distribution grids. It describes a forward-looking view of...

February 2016 Report
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

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