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
Glossary of Grid Architecture Terms

This document provides definitions of grid architecture terms.

June 2017 Report
May 10, 2017 – Roadmap Process Overview and Mini-Demonstration June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Roadmap Process Overview and Mini-Demonstration
May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Rich Scholer) June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Rich Scholer)
May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Howard Self) June 2017 Presentation PDF icon May 10, 2017 – Integration Ecosystems Panel (Howard Self)
Foundational Metrics Analysis

The nation’s power grid is becoming increasingly challenged because of growing consumer energy use and the penetration of resources such as wind...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Foundational Metrics Analysis
Grid Architecture

The nation’s power grid is continually faced with mounting complexity, which adds increased risk to policy and investment decisions. Methods and...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Grid Architecture
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
Development of a Valuation Framework for Grid Services and Technologies

Across the electric power sector, stakeholders ranging from individuals to power producers, grid operators, regulators, and policy makers use...

June 2017 Fact Sheet PDF icon Development of a Valuation Framework for Grid Services and Technologies
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

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