Community Energy Management Systems: A more cost-effective option to manage the electricity distribution grid?

Project: PHD Research

Project Details

Description

Increasing rates of electrification from residential heat pumps, solar panels and electric vehicles will lead to overloading the electricity distribution grid. Under what conditions are community-level solutions more cost-optimal than the alternatives, such as household energy storage or grid reinforcement?
AcronymCES
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/09/201/09/24

Keywords

  • Community Energy Storage
  • Grid Management
  • Heat Pump
  • Solar Panel
  • Electric Vehicle