Volatility of generation production (PV, wind, biomass and hydro). Complexity to monitoring & forecasting & managing a huge number of small and medium generation units.

Objectives

IGREENGrid project focuses on identifying the most promising solutions for increasing the hosting capacity for Distributed Renewable Energy Sources (DRES) in power distribution grids without compromising the reliability or jeopardizing the quality of supply.

Highlights

  • Identification of barriers to overcome
  • Data gathering  and relateded methodology
  • IGREENGrid KPIs Definition
  • Identification of most promising solutions
  • First concept of evaluation environment (AIT lead)

Key Data

  • 12 partners from 6 countries, 8DSO, 4 R&D centres
  • Duration from 01/01/2013 – 31/12/2015
  • 6.6 M€ budget with 4,3 M€ EC contribution under FP7

Projectpartners

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

Salzburg AG

Oberösterreich Netz GmbH

ENEL

RSE

Gas Natural fenosa

IBERDROLA

TECNALIA

RWE

ERDF

HEDNO

NTUA

 

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