The Self-healing Grid: A Concept Two Decades in the Making

The Self-healing Grid: A Concept Two Decades in the Making
Posted: 13 Mar 2013
Authors:
Dr. Massoud Amin
Primary Committee:
IEEE Smart Grid Newsletters
Pages: 3

For most Americans, President Obama's mention of a self-healing grid was probably the first they had ever heard about a power system that could identify and fix its own problems, without direct human intervention. But the concept of a self-healing grid goes back twenty years and by now is well developed.

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