Smart grid digitalization in Germany by standardized advanced metering infrastructure and green button

Jürgen Meister; Norman Ihle; Sebastian Lehnhoff; Mathias Uslar    OFFIS—Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg, Germany


With a growing number of decentralized energy resources as well as flexible consumers, the need for real-time data and telemetry from these devices as well as the sections of the power grid in which they are operated is required. Up-to-date information will be necessary not only to balance out demand and supply but also to mitigate network bottlenecks or react to potential instabilities. In this chapter, the authors discuss the German initiative toward an interoperable advanced metering infrastructure ...

Get Application of Smart Grid Technologies now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.