Entries by Chiara Canestrini

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 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 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 […]

SmartNet at EUW18

SmartNet participated in the European Utility Week which took place in Vienna from 6 to 8 November 2018. Watch the interview with Gianluigi Migliavacca at EUW18:    Hub Programme with the SmartNet Project Team  DAY : 7th November 2018 (14:00-17.30) Location: t.b.d. Title of session: Final results and lessons learnt from SmartNet: a H2020 […]

SmartNet Workshops: Takeaways from Florence

The SmartNet project is attracting interest from Europe and beyond! On 24-26 October 2018 in Florence, several stakeholders from TSOs/DSOs, Regulators, Utilities and Traders joined our workshops hosted by the Florence School of Regulation to discover the latest results of our research on a subject that has a global relevance: the integration of the growing number of distributed […]

SmartNet Workshop Series in Florence

24 – 26 October 2018 | European University Institute, Firenze  The Florence School of Regulation will host a 3-day workshop series to discuss the SmartNet Project’s research and results. We invite you in Florence to learn and discuss the results achieved by the SmartNet research on the TSO-DSO coordination theme. Each day, different perspectives and interests of the stakeholders […]

Energy in Europe: A SmartNet to boost the green revolution

The October issue of Open Access Government, featuring our project, is now available here. The EU-funded SmartNet energy project provides a vision on future ancillary services from distribution grids in Europe, as Gianluigi Migliavacca, Project Manager at Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico explains. The August 2017 issue of Open Access Government has already featured an article […]

SmartNet and the Ministry of Energy of Cyprus (MECIT)

On behalf of the Structural Reform Support Service of the European Commission, RSE is carrying out a project named “Technical support to improve the penetration of renewable energy sources and energy efficiency in Cyprus” the beneficiary of which is the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Cyprus (MECIT). One of the work packages […]

SmartNet meets a delegation from Japan

On Friday  28th September, a delegation of Japanese companies (TEPCO, Mitsubishi Research Institute, Kansai Electric Power, University of Tokyo) came in the visit to the RSE headquarters in Milan to collect information on the SmartNet project and to exchange opinions on their activities. In Japan, the management of electric power systems is getting more complicated […]

SmartNet National Workshop in Denmark

On 20 September, the SmartNet Project organised a National Workshop in Denmark, hosted by the Danish TSO Energynet. The workshop has been attended by TSO, DSOs, BRPs, Energy-IT companies, and energy supply and smart grid companies, at National and Global level, with the participation of NREL (USA), Argonne National Lab (USA), Korea (Grid planning people), […]

SmartNet at IRED 2018

The 8th International Conference on Integration of Renewable and Distributed Energy Resources IRED 2018 is a global conference gathering experts from industry, government and academia to share information on state-of-the-art technologies, research and know-how and engage in lively discussions related to the integration of renewable and distributed energy resources into the power systems. The conference takes […]