Optimisation of the power grid calculations of a utility company

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Short description: The challenge owner is a regional utility with a GIS that offers detailed electricity data topographically. They look for an interface/tool to use and visualise these data topologically according to the actual installed electricity grid. This is needed for power grid quality calculations.

Market potential: Due to increasing electrification and booming PV & EV markets, power grid security and stability gain in importance in the future, also with regard to the decarbonisation goals of industry.

Timing: The sooner the better – due to the increasing importance of electrification and decarbonisation, and the booming PV and EV markets.

Desired result: For the power grid calculations and visualisations, either a separate application is possible (e.g. with Matlab) or an interface solution to existing tools (such as e.g. Neplan).

Information on challenge owner: Mid-Cap (250-3,000 staff).

Market presence of challenge owner: Active in one country.

Keywords: Power grid calculation; Power supply security; Power grid voltage stability; Neplan GIS – Geographic information system (GE Smallworld 4.308 – Fachschale Strom-Trasse)

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