Hot Topics at DistribuTECH 2018: The rise of DERMS, integrated interconnection and DER adoption planning

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Every year we’re inspired at DistribuTECH, where in 2018 more than 11,000 participants from over 70 countries gathered in San Antonio to discuss the latest topics on grid modernization. For Clean Power Research and our customers, there was ample evidence that many of the topics we’ve focused on the past…

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Why WattPlan Grid: Planning for DER adoption

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Eight months ago, Clean Power Research and the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) formed a unique partnership to solve the critical challenge of planning for DER adoption. In the words of our partners at SMUD, this new DER planning software—called WattPlan® Grid—is needed to “address a gap in the integrated…

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Industry leaders adopting Clean Power Research solutions

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At Clean Power Research, we like to think of ourselves as a small company doing big work. I reflected on this recently when I came across a list of the top 10 U.S. utilities (ranked by market capitalization, see Fig. 1) and noticed that 7 of the 10 were current…

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