Focus Area 1: Expansion Planning and Market Analysis
Lead: Gianluigi Migliavacca (RSE)
With the aim of studying the functioning of electricity markets (day-ahead and real time) and to analyse the evolution of the transmission and distribution networks and their planning modalities.
Focus Area 2: Technology Trends and Deployment
Lead: Emil Hillberg (RISE)
Identify the potential and feasibility of new innovative solutions that support the operation and hosting capacity of the transmission and distribution grids, make recommendations and support demonstration, promotion and deployment of new promising technologies worldwide.
Focus Area 3: System Operation and Security
Lead: Kjetil Uhlen (NTNU)
Identification and assessment of new innovative methods and tools for operational monitoring and control, targeting the future challenges in balancing control and security analysis. Make recommendations and support demonstration, promotion and deployment of promising solutions worldwide.
Focus Area 4: Transmission and Distribution System Interaction
Lead: Antony Zegers (AIT)
Studies on how distribution and transmission networks could interact in the future, ensuring stable grid operation under high levels of renewables