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
- Understanding the Changes to EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards for New and Existing Power PlantsG, 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
- How New Open Data Efforts are Elevating Grid ModelingG, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
- Deploying FLISR at the Coop LevelG, 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
- Supply Chain Management and Procurement Roundtable - Part 1G, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
- Beyond Passwords and Firewalls: Cybersecurity Tactics for Today’s Co-opG, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM