GRID4EU massively participated in the European Utility Week 2015

November 4th, 2015


On November 4th, GRID4EU actively contributed to the European Utility Week 2015 event.

From 9.15 AM to 12.30 PM, Demo leaders presented the results of the most promising approaches and solutions developed within their demos and perspectives in scaling-up and replication.

9.15-9.40: Introduction by the GRID4EU Coordinator (Rémy Garaude Verdier - ERDF)

9.40-10.05: Results of the GRID4EU Spanish Demo (Lisandro Puglisi - Iberdrola Distribucion)

10.05-10.30: the challenges of an autonomous medium voltage control - Lessons learned from the GRID4EU German Demo (Lars Jendernalik - Westnetz/RWE)

11.15-11.40: Automated Distribution network - Results of the GRID4EU Czech Demo (Stanislav Hes - CEZ Distribuce)

11.40 - 12.05: Integrating PV within the distribution grid - Results of the GRID4EU French Demo (Christophe Lebossé - ERDF)

12.05-12.20: Technology & communication standards
Used in the GRID4EU project (Jérôme Frémont - EDF R&D)

12.20-12.30: Conclusion by the GRID4EU Coordinator (Rémy Garaude Verdier, ERDF)

See slides of the Hub Session 34.

To go further, after the morning session, GRID4EU led a behind-the-scene workshop. From 12.45 PM to 2.15 PM, a selection of 6 partners involved in GRID4EU Demos (SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC, ZIV, SIEMENS, CISCO, ALSTOM GRID, SOCOMEC) showcased in dedicated sessions the benefits and specificities of particularly innovative solutions that they develop within GRID4EU.

See abstracts of the manufacturers' presentation.

See slides of the manufacturers' presentation.

A new edition of the EU-India workshop, organized by the European Commission and the India Smart Grid Forum and including contribution of GRID4EU GWP3 (Andrea Rodriguez from Comillas, Ilaria Losa from RSE and Kristof May from KUL), will take place from 2.30 PM to 5 PM. For detailed information on this meeting, please send an e-mail to:

Keywords: European Utility Week 2015,Results,Innovations,Solutions,Replication,Scaling-up

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