Microgrids: An Emerging Technology to Enhance Power System Reliability

Microgrids: An Emerging Technology to Enhance Power System Reliability
Posted: 12 Mar 2012
Authors:
Siddharth Suryanarayanan and Elias Kyriakides
Primary Committee:
IEEE Smart Grid Newsletters
Pages: 3

Pilot projects are exploring the potential of microgrids to make power systems less vulnerable to costly disruptions. Yet, if the grid is to be made much more decentralized, large investments in technology and training will be needed, and standards, such as IEEE 1547.4, will have to be developed.

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