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Overview of the Smart Grid Policies, Initiatives, and Needs

November 2009

This research paper is a technical overview of Smart Grid technologies and how these technologies are being implemented around the country and in New England to improve the efficiency of the power grid. It presents a range of views about Smart Grid; describes the mix of technologies Smart Grid comprises; and summarizes various federal, state, and other programs aimed at bringing these technologies into more widespread use.

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Towards A Smarter Future: Government Response To The Consultation On Electricity And Gas Smart Metering

November 2009

This response document is divided up into sections with a high level summary of responses covering each question from the Consultation Document followed by the Government's response at the end of each section.

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Risk-Limiting Dispatch for the Smart Grid

November 2009

This DOE presentation was presented at the CNLS Smart Grid Seminar Series at Los Alamos National Lab on Aug 25, 2009. It reviews some of the ways Federal programs are subsidizing deployments of smart grid elements.

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NIST-PAPs: Guidelines for the Use of IP Protocol Suites for Smart Grid (Aug. 5)

November 2009

For interoperable networks it is important to study the suitability of Internet networking technologies for smart grid applications. This work area investigates the capabilities of protocols and technologies in the Internet Protocol Suite by working with key SDO committees to determine the characteristics of each protocol for smart grid application areas and types.

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NIST-PAPs: Guidelines for the Use of Wireless Communications (Aug 6)

November 2009

This NIST document investigates the strengths, weaknesses, capabilities, and constraints of existing and emerging standards-based technologies for wireless communications.

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World Economic Forum - Accelerating Smart Grid Investments

November 2009

This report describes how the world is now at the point of transition to a new era where clean energy will be at a premium, networks will need to be flexible to the incorporation of new low-carbon technologies and customers will demand greater insight and control over their own consumption, and the smart grid's role in enabling this transition.

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NIST-PAPs: Develop Common Specification for Price and Product Definition (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST document describes how a common specification for price is a precursor to new market developments, to Demand Response, to distributed energy resources, to understanding meter information, and to other hand-offs between domains.

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NIST-PAPs: Develop Common Scheduling Mechanism for Energy Transactions (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST document describes how the coordination of supply and demand is of critical importance on the grid. A common specification, developed for other domains as well as the smart grid, is described.

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NIST-PAPs: Standard Meter Data Profiles (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This document describes how NIST should work with NEMA to utilize ANSI C12.19-2008 data models to represent one or more meter profiles with distinct information locations and formats to simplify client access to commonly shared information (6.2.5).

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NIST-PAPs: Demonstrate Common Semantic Model Translations for End Device Data (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST document describes how NIST will work with NEMA to translate the ANSI C12.19 End Device (meter) data model into a common form that will allow the semantics of this and End Device models in other standards to be more readily harmonized with the objective of allowing the lossless translation from the common form to the various syntactic representations prevalent in each Domain.

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NIST-PAPs: Energy Storage Interconnection Guidelines (Aug. 12)

November 2009

This NIST document describes some of the ways energy storage is expected to play an increasingly important role in the evolution of the power grid particularly to accommodate increasing penetration of intermittent renewable energy resources and to improve electrical power system (EPS) performance.

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NIST-PAPs: CIM for Distribution Grid Management (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST document defines strategies for integrating standards for distribution operations across different environments.

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NIST-PAPs: Standard DR Signals (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST document describes how to develop or adopt standard DR and DER signals by coordinating with IEC TC57, OASIS, NAESB, and AMI-ENT to specify a process for developing a common semantic model for standard DR signals.

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NIST-PAPs: Standard Energy Usage Information (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST report addresses the definition and standardization of a common, shared understanding of energy sales and purchases, including the non-price attributes of that energy, i.e. the basic components of transactional aspects of the Smart Grid.

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NIST-PAPs: Develop and standardize common object models for electric transportation (Aug. 4)

November 2009

This NIST report discusses the introduction of mobile Plug-in Electric Vehicles (PEVs) to the grid and how this will create interoperability challenges around exchanging price, Demand Response (DR), and settlement information.

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National Infrastructure Protection Plan

November 2009

The National Infrastructure Protection Plan provides the unifying structure for the integration of a wide range of efforts for the enhanced protection and resiliency of the nation's critical infrastructure and key resources (CIKR) into a single national program.

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GridWise Alliance: Handbook for Assessing Smart Grid Projects

October 2009

This handbook is designed to serve as a reference tool for those organizations and entities that are developing and/or assessing a high quality smart grid project. The handbook provides a legislative background and citations, and lays out a series of metrics that could be considered when developing or assessing a project.

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Handbook for Assessing Smart Grid Projects

October 2009

This Handbook for Assessing Smart Grid Projects was developed for the GridWise Alliance, a diverse group of smart grid stakeholders that includes system operators, utilities, manufacturers, universities, software and communications companies, investors, and consultants.

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Open Automated Demand Response Communications in Demand Response for Wholesale Ancillary Services

October 2009

This paper describes the automated system architecture and the flow of information to trigger and monitor the performance of Demand Response (DR) events from a pilot program being conducted by the Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to investigate the technical feasibility of bidding certain DR resources into the California Independent System Operator's (CAISO) day-ahead market for ancillary services nonspinning reserve.

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Chilled Water Storage System and Demand Response at the University of California at Merced

October 2009

This paper describes research to study Demand Response savings in the presence of storage systems in a campus setting.

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The Evolution of the Internet Community and the Yet-to-evolve Smart Grid Community: Parallels and Lessons-to-be-Learned

October 2009

This paper explores the increased participation from consumers in the U.S. power distribution grid due to the Smart Grid, the potential size of this new community, and its member's extensive experience with the public Internet, and compares this new community to an analysis of the evolution and current state of the Internet as a predictor for best practices in the architectural design of certain portions of the Smart Grid network.

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Advancing Smart Grid Interoperability and Implementing NIST's Interoperability Roadmap

October 2009

This is a conference paper presented at the Grid-Interop 2009 Conference, Denver, Colorado, November 17, 2009, that presents the status of the IEEE P2030 development, the IEEE 1547 series of standards publications and drafts, and provides insight on systems integration and grid infrastructure.

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SmartPrivacy for the Smart Grid: Embedding Privacy into the Design of Electricity Conservation

October 2009

This paper introduces the reader to the Smart Grid and its benefits, as well as the questions that should be explored regarding privacy. SmartPrivacy is also explained and applied to the Smart Grid scenario.

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Smart Grid Investment Grant Program: From Selection to Award - Successfully Navigating the Negotiation Process

October 2009

This set of slides was presented at the Smart Grid Investment Grant Selectee Kickoff Meeting on November 19, 2009. It provides insight about what the U.S. Department of Energy expects from awardees during the negotiation process of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) projects.

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Smart Grid Investment Grant Program: Data Collection and Reporting for Metrics and Benefits

October 2009

This set of slides was presented at the Smart Grid Investment Grant Selectee Kickoff Meeting on November 19, 2009. It provides information on information gathering and build metrics associated with American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) projects.

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