EPRI Smart Grid Demonstration Initiative | 5 Year Update

The Smart Grid Demonstration Initiative is a seven-year collaborative research effort to design, deploy, and evaluate how to integrate distributed energy resources (DER) into utility grid and market operations. The Initiative leverages multi-million dollar investments in the smart grid by the electric utility industry, with the goal of sharing information and research results on a wide range of smart grid technologies and applications. Twenty-four utilities from Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, Japan and the United States are collaborating in the Initiative

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The Electric Power Research Institute, Inc. (EPRI, www.epri.com) conducts research and development relating to the generation, delivery and use of electricity for the benefit of the public. An independent, nonprofit organization, EPRI brings together its scientists and engineers as well as experts from academia and industry to help address challenges in electricity, including reliability, efficiency, health, safety and the environment. EPRI's members represent approximately 90 percent of the electricity generated and delivered in the United States, and international participation extends to more than 30 countries. EPRI's principal offices and laboratories are located in Palo Alto, Calif.; Charlotte, N.C.; Knoxville, Tenn.; and Lenox, Mass.

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Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

3420 Hillview Avenue
Palo Alto, California
United States, 94304

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