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City of Tallahassee, FL

Full-Scale Implementation of Automated Demand Response


The City of Tallahassee's Automated Demand Response project involved deployment of customer systems, load control programs, and distribution automation equipment. The City deployed an automation distribution system to the majority of its critical circuits. Enhanced distribution automation implementation also included upgrades to the outage management system, supervisory control and data acquisition system, and geographic information system. The project also improved overall system cyber security.

Contact Information

David Byrne
Director, Energy Services
City of Tallahassee

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Recipient: City of Tallahassee, FL (Full-Scale Implementation of Automated Demand Response)
HQ State: Florida
Total Budget: $15,025,907
Federal Share: $7,512,953
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Targeted Benefits:
  • Reduced Customer Electricity Costs
  • Improved Electric Service Reliability and Power Quality
  • Reduced Ancillary Services Costs
  • Reduced Congestion Costs
  • Reduced Costs from Equipment Failures
  • Reduced Greenhouse Gas and Criteria Pollutant Emissions