Entries by Chiara Canestrini

Special session on SmartNet Project at PowerTech in Milan

“How to get flexibility from resources connected to distribution grids? The results of the SmartNet project” Wednesday 26th June | 8:30-10:10 | Milano, Italy Organizer: Gianluigi Migliavacca | RSE Abstract: The session presents the results of the Horizon2020 project SmartNet, aimed at investigating the possibility for flexible resources connected to distribution grids to provide system […]

SmartNet at CIRED 2019

SmartNet at CIRED THE 25TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION ON ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION Participation in CIRED 2019 offered us an opportunity to meet with up to 2000 experts and benefits from face-to-face interaction with key decision leaders in the field of Electricity Distribution. Find all the papers presented: Architectures for Optimised Interaction Between TSOs and DSOs: Compliance […]

Results from SmartNet | Webinar recording by EERA JP SmarrtNGrid

Results and learnings from H2020 project SmartNet Webinar recording In the context of SmartNet’s dissemination activities, our project has been invited to share its outcomes in a webinar organised by ERRA JP Smart Grids. On 21 May 2019, Gianluigi Migliavacca, Marco Rossi and Dario Siface gave a joined the dedicated webinar to introduce the SmartNet […]

One step closer to the future. The SmartNet Final Workshop

On 16 May in Arona, the SmartNet Project held its final workshop to share and discuss the key findings with the most important European stakeholders. After presentations the project results, we collected relevant insights into our research through a debate. In Europe, there is a sharp increase in reserve needs for coping with the variability introduced […]

SmartNet Pilot C Workshop in Madrid

SmartNet National Workshop on 9 May in Madrid  Agencia Estatal de Investigación (AEI) Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades C/ Torrelaguna 58, 5ª planta. 28027 Madrid Pilot C: Flexibility from Radio Base Station Aggregation of a 10-20 radio base stations to build up about 50 kW of flexible demand. Virtual provision of frequency control service by […]

Our Pilot A paper won ‘Best 2018 CIGRE Session Papers’

Smart TSO-DSO interaction schemes and ICT solutions for the integration of ancillary services from distributed generation by Guida, G.; Bruno, G.; Ortolano, Luca; Poli, M.; Palleschi, M.; Migliavacca, Gianluigi; Moneta, D.; Arrigoni, C.; Zanellini, F.; Della Croce, G.; Bridi, A. The Paper has been selected as one of the “Best of” papers of the Paris CIGRE 2018 Session The subject of this paper is the […]

Il ruolo dei distributori elettrici nella rete del futuro

Il progetto europeo SmartNet si conclude fornendo alcune linee guida regolatorie di Gianluigi Migliavacca Originally published on Quotidiano Energia Nello scenario energetico europeo le risorse rinnovabili rivestiranno un ruolo sempre più rilevante. Buona parte di tali risorse sono caratterizzate da un regime di generazione variabile e, per di più, predicibile in buona approssimazione solamente su orizzonti […]

SmartNet National Workshop: the Italian Pilot

SmartNet Pilot A – Italian National WorkShop in Rome 06 May 2019 | 13:15 – 17:30 In the context of the Work Package 5 of SmartNet H2020 project, the Italian Pilot Project (Pilot A) investigated the technical feasibility of ancillary service provision with central dispatch activation: aFRR (automatic Frequency Restoration Reserve) and Voltage Regulation from […]

SmartNet Final Meeting on Lake Maggiore

SmartNet Project Final Meeting | 16 May 2019 | Arona, Italy We are pleased to inform you that our project is going to conclude its work in June 2019, and the final project meeting is scheduled on 15-16 May 2019 in Arona, on Lake Maggiore. Save the date! Venue: Hotel Concorde  On 15 May 2019, […]

SmartNet and the future of electricity markets in a low carbon economy

On 2 April in Stockholm, our Project Coordinator, Gianluigi Migliavacca participated in the public workshop of the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), an important day of reflection and debate in which “flexibility” had a major role. The event focused on sharing international experiences and lessons learned, with emphasis on the importance of market design in relation to the […]

SmartNet and Smart Grids: our project at the 4th MI IC1 Workshop

The SmartNet Project will participate in the FOURTH MI IC1 SMART GRIDS INNOVATION WORKSHOP taking place on 21-23 November 2018 in Rome. The Smart Grids Innovation Challenge (IC1) is the first of eight ICs under the Mission Innovation (MI), a global initiative involving 22 countries and the European Union. The main objective of IC1 is to accelerate […]