Grid-Control - An Overall Concept for the Distribution Grid of the "Energiewende"

Conference: International ETG Congress 2017 - International ETG Congress 2017
11/28/2017 - 11/29/2017 at Bonn, Deutschland

Proceedings: ETG-Fb. 155: International ETG Congress 2017

Pages: 6Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Volk, Katharina; Lakenbrink, Christian; Kurka, Christiane; Rupp, Linda (Netze BW GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany)

The German energy generation structure changes from a central to a decentralized one. New decentralized generation at distribution level will take over tasks of conventional power plants. Therefore the meaning of distribution systems to ensure overall system stability will increase. An increasing number of battery storage units and electric vehicles will further complicate the grid-management. Ensuring the affordability of the German “Energiewende” (energy transition) while maintaining a high quality of supply reliability requires a suitable coordination of decentral energy systems. In order to overcome these challenges an overall concept is developed and tested by the publicly funded project “Grid-Control”. The objective is a techno-economical system approach covering as well role specific solutions.