Recent Events

April 9, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Net Energy Metering, Distributed Solar Valuation, and Rate Design

On this webinar, presenters from the US Department of Energy, ICF, and the National Regulatory Research Institute will discuss three recent reports.

March 28, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Enabling High Penetrations of Distributed Solar through the Optimization of Sub-Transmission Voltage Regulation

In this webinar, Nader Samaan, a power systems engineer and the lead for PNNL’s Grid Analytics team, presented CReST-VCT and how it works in a real-world use case for Duke Energy.

March 19, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Evaluating Technology Impacts on the Distribution System: PNNL’s GridLAB-D Simulation Tool

The GridLAB-D software has been used to evaluate many technologies, such as demand response strategies, photovoltaic deployment impacts, smart inverter control strategies, and distribution automation impacts.

January 31, 2019 1:00pm — 2:00pm ET

Exploring the Outcomes of New Grid Projects on the Power System: PNNL's GridPIQ Tool

GridPIQ, a screening tool from the U.S. Department of Energy and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, helps users approximate the impact of adding a grid project, whether in the form of a technology or a new policy, to an existing system.