Distribution Operations Challenges and Solutions with DER
This session will feature a panel of utility experts who will:
- Provide a high level overview of the new IEEE 1547 standards for smart inverters providing watts and Vars.
- Feature Bandera Electric Cooperative who are supplying transactive energy services using the distribution wires, metering and billing software as the platform.
- The need for new rate policies to compensate for the value DER provides
- Robert Harris – Senior Principal Transmission & Distribution Engineer – NRECA
- Bill Hetherington – Chief Executive Officer – Bandera Electric Co-op, Inc.
- Russell Young – Senior Vice President, Operations – Engie
- A Test Case for Conservation Voltage OptimizationC, 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
- Case Study on Cybersecurity Framework for MicrogridsC, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
- 20/20 Hindsight: Transitioning from PLC Pioneer to Next-Gen AMIC, 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
- Third Party SecurityC, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
- CRISP: Two Cooperative's ExperiencesC, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM