Webinar: Managing Variability, Uncertainty and Flexibility in Power Grids with High Penetration of Renewables

Start/Stop Date:
06 Oct 2014
DSM Implementing Agreement in collaboration with Leonardo Energy
Webinar 16:00 - 17:00 CET
Focus Areas:
Energy efficiency, renewables
Type of Event:


Teacher: Hans De Keulenaer, Lawrence Jones

Time: 16h00 - 17h00 Central European Time (check your local time)

In this webinar, Dr. Lawrence Jones will discuss, Renewable Energy Integration, a new ground-breaking book which offers a distilled examination of the intricacies of integrating renewables into power grids and electricity markets. Through thirty-five chapters, this first of its kind volume offers informed perspectives from internationally renowned experts on the challenges to be met and solutions developed by operators around the world. The book focuses on the practical implementation of strategies and provides real-world context for theoretical underpinnings and the development of supporting policy frameworks. It lays out the key issues around the integration of renewables into power grids and markets, from the intricacies of operational and planning considerations to supporting regulatory and policy frameworks; provides global case studies that highlight the challenges of renewables integration and present field-tested solutions; illustrates enabling technologies to support the management of variability, uncertainty and flexibility in power grids. During webinar Dr.  Jones will overview different parts and key themes in the book, with a special focus on the subject of demand response, and other solutions for increasing power systems flexibility, and the role of big data.

Duration: 1 hour