2. Network Planning and Access Options

Chairman: Fabrizio Pilo, University of Cagliari - Italy


Oral Presentations


Optimal layout and scale of charging stations for electric vehicles
Liang Yan, Zhejiang Huzhou Electric Power Company of SGCC, Huzhou, Zhejiang Province, China


Methodology for developing innovative planning principles
Sebastian Harnisch, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany; Philipp Steffens, Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany; Hans Henning Thies, Avacon AG, Salzgitter, Germany; Markus Zdrallek, Mitteldeutsche Netzgesellschaft Strom mbH, Halle (Saale), Germany; Carsten Böse; Linda Martin; Bianca Lehde (1,3); Tino Noske; Jens Hache


Probabilistic methods moving towards the field: A tool for DG connection studies featuring the alternatives to grid reinforcement
Alberto Pagnetti, EDF R&D, Clamart, France; Gauthier Delille, ERDF, Paris, France; Gilles Malarange; Antoine Minaud


A Co-simulation tool for active distribution networks
Michele Garau, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy; Emilio Ghiani, RSE S.p.A., Milan, Italy; Gianni Celli; Fabrizio Pilo; Sergio Corti


An Innovative Software Platform for Simulation and Optimization of Active Distribution Grids for DSOs and SmartGrid Researchers
Stephan Koch, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Andreas Ulbig, Adaptricity GmbH, Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Francesco Ferrucci


Advanced active distribution simulations with the ATLANTIDE web cloud facilities
Fabrizio Pilo, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy; Giuditta Pisano, II University of Napoli, Napoli, Italy; Gian Giuseppe Soma, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; Roberto Langella, ENEL Engineering & Research, Pisa, Italy; Luigi Feola; Alfredo Testa; Roberto Caldon; Massimiliano Coppo; Roberto Turri; Diego Dal Canto; Gianluca Gigliucci; Giacomo Petretto


Distribution Network Capacity Increase via the use of Demand Response during Emergency Conditions: A Cost Benefit Analysis Framework for Techno-Economic Appraisal
Eduardo Alejandro Martinez Cesena, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK; Pierluigi Mancarella




Hermes Eslava, Universidad Distrital, Bogota, Colombia; Luis Rojas, GTECH SOLUTIONS, Medellin, Colombia; Marcela Restrepo


Fuzzy based expert system for renewable energy management
Alexandre Barin, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil; Luciane Canha, Eletrosul, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil; Wagner Brignol, Instituto Federal Sul Rio-grandense, Pelotas, RS, Brazil; Luis Martins; Miguel De Carli; Alzenira Abaide


Advanced Asset Health Management for effective Maintenance and Asset Replacement planning
Jean-Louis COULLON, ALSTOM Grid, Paris La Défense, France


Impact of the Application of Process Immunity Time on Distribution Expansion Planning
Juan Cebrian, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo/SP, Brazil; Jovica Milanovic, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK; Nelson Kagan


Load Flow Modeling of a Three-Phase Local Voltage Regulator
Arthur Barnes, Gridco Systems, Woburn, MA, USA; Vincent Martinelli, E.ON, Gelsenkirchen, Germany; Anthony Kam; Holger Wrede; James Simonelli


Intelligent Distribution Network Capabilities Analysis and Information Architecture Design
Yun Chen, SMEPC;State Grid, Shanghai, China


Connection of a transformer to an active distribution network.
Carlo Carollo, ABB spa, Montebello Vicentino, Italy; Andrea Tonin; Luca Masetto


Analysis of Market and Non-Market Principles of Access for Wind Generation connection to Active Network Management Schemes
Laura Kane, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK; Graham Ault, Smarter Grid Solutions Ltd, Glasgow, UK; Laura Hannant, UK Power Networks, London, UK; Sotiris Georgiopoulos


Innovative Smart Grid Solutions for Network Planning and Access
Pedro Matos, EDP Distribuição, Lisboa, Portugal; André Paulo, INESC Porto, Porto, Portugal; José Pascoal; Luís Silvestre; Rui Bento; Ricardo Ferreira; Jorge Pereira; Luís Seca; Manuel Matos


Challenges with PV grid integration in urban distribution systems: A case study in the city of Zurich
Vasileios Poulios, ewz, Zurich, Switzerland; Evdokia Kaffe; Florian Kienzle; Hansruedi Luternauer; Lukas Küng


A Statistic Approach to Supply PHEVs in Typical Microgrid in Iran
Babak Kashanizadeh, TVEDC, Tehran, Iran


Optimal Placement of an Inline Voltage Regulator on a Secondary Distribution System
Anthony Kam, Gridco Systems, Woburn, MA, USA; Arthur Barnes, E.ON, Gelsenkirchen, Germany; Vincent Martinelli; Holger Wrede; James Simonelli


The Combination of Heuristic and Meta-heuristic Algorithms for DG Sizing and Sitting Concurrent With Optimizing Network Configuration
Akbar Bayat, Zanjan Edco, Zanjan, Iran


Evaluation of DG Contribution Considering Network Reliability
Zhipeng Zhang, University of Bath, Bath, UK; Furong Li, Hohai University, Nanjing, China; Chris Budd; Yue Yuan


Technical-economical evaluation of different scenarios for the integration of decentralized renewable generation into rural 110 kV networks
Linda Martin, Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany; Carsten Boese, TH Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany; Ottmar Beierl


Smart Grid Product Testing and Qualification
Marco Silva, Labelec, Sacavém, Portugal; Carlos Varandas


Validation and testing for grid acceptance using hardware-in-the-loop
Erik de Jong, DNV GL/Research & Innovation, Arnhem, The Netherlands; Daniel Liang, DNV GL/Research & Innovation, Singapore, Singapore


Challenges of Active Network Management Business as Usual Roll-Out
Robert MacDonald, Smarter Grid Solutions, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, UK; Young-Ho Kwon; Colin Foote; Graham Ault; Robert Johnston; Alan Gooding


"Smart Planning" - First practical results of the integrated approach for grid development and strategic asset management
Christoph Engels, FH Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany; Lars Jendernalik, Westnetz GmbH, Dortmund, Germany; Jonas von Haebler, TU Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany; Heiko Spitzer, Entellgenio GmbH, Munich, Germany


Analysis Tool for Assessment of Grid Management Measures using Time Domain Calculations
Franz Zeilinger, Siemens AG Austria, Vienna, Austria; Matej Rejc, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria; Alfred Einfalt, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Andreas Lugmaier


Voltage regulation on DG connected to MV network - Technical study and experimentations
François Beauné, ERDF, Paris, France; Antoine Minaud, EDF, Paris, France; Alberto Pagnetti; Guillaume Pelton; Laurent Karsenti


Integration of Distributed Energy Storage Systems as a Shared Resource in Distribution Networks
Ismael Miranda, Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal; Nuno Silva, Efacec, Engenharia e Sistemas, Porto, Portugal; Helder Leite


Sensitivity analysis of fault level assessments in HV networks
Ali K. Kazerooni, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Manchester, UK; Samuel Jupe, Western Power Distribution, Tipton, UK; Jonathan Berry; Neil Murdoch


Advancing Visualisation For a New Active Network Era
Kristen Sanderson, GE Energy Management, Melbourne, FL, USA


Restructuring of MV Networks - An Example on the Way to an Efficient Active Distribution Network
Domenik Buchauer, IFEA / TU Graz, Graz, Austria; Maria Aigner, EKG-StromNetz (StN-G), Klagenfurt, Austria; Ernst Schmautzer; Gernot Bitzan


A simulation platform for DMS studies
Fabrizio Pilo, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy; Giuditta Pisano


A Multi-Objective Assessment of the Future Potential of the Shetland Isles Active Network Management Scheme
Malcolm Barnacle, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK; Simon Gill, Smarter Grid Solutions, Glasgow, UK; Mike Dolan; Graham Ault


A linear multivariable regression model to consider the impact of Distributed Generation in the Power Forecasting: methodology on Enel Distribuzione MV electrical network
Antonio Panico, Enel Distribuzione, Rome, Italy; Domenico Di Martino, CESI, Milan, Italy; Marco Di Clerico; Alessandro De Nando; David Dresco; Simone Matteo Stori; Francisco Jose Caro Moron


Analysis of a convolution method for the assessment of distribution grids within probabilistic power flow calculation
Markus Gödde, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany; Fabian Potratz; Mario Bechmann; Armin Schnettler


Preliminary verifications for the connection of DER to the distribution network: the deterministic approach of Enel Distribuzione
Giulio Caneponi, Enel Distribuzione S.p.A., Rome, Italy; Domenico Di Martino; Antonio Panico; Marco Di Clerico; Fabio Cazzato


Validation through Real Time Simulation of a control and protection system applied to a resonant earthed neutral network
Eduardo Martinez Carrasco, CIRCE Foundation, Research Centre for Energy Resources and Consumption, Zaragoza, Spain; Samuel Borroy; Laura Gimenez de Urtasun; Adrian Alonso Herranz; Miguel Garcia-Gracia


Considerations on Impacts of DER Interconnection on LVDC Distribution System Engineering
Janne Karppanen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Lappeenranta, Finland; Tero Kaipia; Andrey Lana; Pasi Peltoniemi; Pasi Nuutinen; Antti Pinomaa; Aleksi Mattsson; Jarmo Partanen


Integration of electric vehicles in the distribution grid planning process by extending a multi agent environment
Jan Kays, TU Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany; André Seack, EWE, Oldenburg, Germany; Johannes Roling; Christian Rehtanz


Generating low voltage grids on the basis of public available map data
André Seack, TU Dortmund University, Dortmund, Germany; Jan Kays; Christian Rehtanz


Evaluation of Energy Storage in Distribution Systems
Arindam Maitra, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA, USA; Jose Carranza, San Diego Gas & Electric Company, San Diego, CA, USA; Stella Bing Qing Chen; Morgan Davis; Haresh Kamath; Ben Kaun; Matt Rylander


Using reactive power from wind turbines for loss reduction in distribution system
Shemsedin Nursebo Salih, Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden; Peiyuan Chen; Ola Carlson


A review of time series models for the long term modeling of wind speed in distribution network planning
Zacharie De Greve, Electrical Power Engineering Department - University of Mons, Mons, Belgium; Lazaros Exizidis, General Physics Department - University of Mons, Mons, Belgium; Cyril Daniels; François Vallée; Jacques Lobry


Fabrizio Ferrari, GETRA POWER SPA, NAPOLI, Italy


Residential Load Management Strategy for Local Network Optimization
Levaufre Simon, ERDF, Paris, France; Gorgette Frederic; Pelton Guillaume; Fontenel Alban


Flexible Plug and Play project: Key considerations for network wide roll out of Active Network Management for distributed generation connections
Sotiris Georgiopoulos, UK Power Networks, East of England, UK; Graham Ault, Smarter Grid Solutions, Scotland, UK


GIS based automatic generation of future electricity profiles
Bram Vonk, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands; Madeleine Gibescu, Enexis B.V., 's-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands; Han Slootweg


A Roadmap Towards Smart Grid Enabled Harbour Terminals
Liang Tao, Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany; Hui Guo; Moser Juergen; Holger Mueller


The application of Conservation Voltage Reduction (CVR) to distribution networks with high uptake of heat pumps and electric vehicles
Charlotte Higgins, TNEI Services Ltd, Manchester, UK; Bharti Patel, Electricity North West, Manchester, UK; Steve Ingram; Simon Brooke; Dan Randles; Geraldine Bryson


Development of an Assessment Framework for Supply/Demand Coordination Mechanisms based on Systems Engineering Approach
Mazheruddin Hussain Syed, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK; Paul Crolla, TNO, Delft, The Netherlands; Graeme Burt; Koen Kok


Assessment of the power curve flattening method: An approach to Smart Grids
Susana Carillo Aparicio, CIRCE (Centre of Research for Energy Resources and Consumption), Zaragoza, Spain; F.J. Leiva Rojo, SmartGrids Endesa Red, Malaga, Spain; Giacomo Petretto, I+D ENDESA, S.A., Madrid, Spain; Gianluca Gigliucci, Enel Ingegneria e Ricerca s.p.a, Rome, Italy; Andrés Honrubia-Escribano; Laura Giménez de Urtasun; Adrián Alonso Herranz; Miguel García-Gracia


Smart Grid technologies evaluation through KPIs
Laura Giménez de Urtasun, CIRCE, Zaragoza, Spain; Samuel Borroy, Unión Fenosa Distribución, Madrid, Spain; Susana Martín Arroyo, Iberdrola, S.A., Madrid, Spain; Miguel García-Gracia; Mariano Gaudo; Roberto González Sainz-Maza


Towards a probabilistic risk assessment of distributed generation curtailment in saturated TSO/DSO networks
Farshid Faghihi, Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium; Pierre-Etienne Labeau, Elia System Operator, Brussels, Belgium; Jean-Claude Maun; Vanessa De Wilde; Arnaud Vergnol


Impact of Distributed Generation on the Operational Planning of Medium Voltage Distribution Networks Using Genetic Algorithms
Alexandre Augusto Angelo de Souza, University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo,São Paulo, Brazil; Nelson Kagan, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil; Klaus de Geus; Miguel Edgar Morales Udaeta


Planning of Fast Charging Station placement
Gianni Celli, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy; Susanna Mocci; Fabrizio Pilo; Gian Giuseppe Soma


Assessing the socio-economic effects of power outages in the European Union ad hoc using www.blackout-simulator.com
Johannes Reichl, Energie Institut an der Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria; Michael Schmidthaler, Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA; Jed Cohen

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