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Analytical Approach

Analytical Framework Flowchart

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) developed an approach to assessing the benefits of the Smart Grid, which is being applied to the Smart Grid Demonstration Program (SGDP) and Smart Grid Investment Grant (SGIG) projects, which are being funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

An overview of SGIG program reports is available in the document linked below (note: this document is undergoing continuous updates, and is current as of November 5, 2014)

Report Scope and Analysis Framework – November 2014

This section outlines the DOE approach including: