Electric Power Research Institute Reports Progress in Seven-Year Smart Grid Demonstration Initiative Progress Highlights Include Grid Technologies, Customer Research, and New Tools for System Operators


International Confederation of Energy Regulators
Matt Wakefield
1 December 2013

This article in the ICER Chronicle highlights results for EPRI’s Smart Grid Demonstration Initiative, which is a seven-year collaborative research effort to design, deploy and evaluate how to integrate distributed energy resources into utility grid and market operations. The initiative summarizes key accomplishments and results each year; this article highlights results from 2012 and 2013. It includes lessons learned and recommendations.