Pilots

Germany

DSF services for supporting the grid and local energy optimization.

Type
Groups of residential buildings, commercial buildings and hotels.
Location

  • Kassel (50 residential homes/ apartment buildings);
  • Norderstedt (15 commercial buildings/hotels).


Objectives

  • Explore flexible tariffs to deferral network expansion;
  • Optimize use of energy with maximum comfort at lowest cost;
  • Interaction between Demand Side Management, Demand Response Management and Neighbourhood Management (e.g. power contracting, P-max set points from the DSO).


Unique features

  • Usage of SPINE as communication language between smart devices and CEM;
  • Usage of SAREF4ENER as common ontology and API extensions for the communication language;
  • Integration of existing communication technologies like IEC 61850 to enable CEM / grid communication.


Available technologies and infrastructure

  • 50 residential homes/apartments (Norderstedt); 15 hotels (Kassel);
  • Existing infrastructure in Norderstedt and existing projects NEW 4.0 technology;
  • DiTour-EE technology.


New technologies

  • Service / marketplace level: SAREF4ENER API;
  • Grid control level: IEC 61850 and alternative communication mappings to SPINE / CEM;
  • Aggregation platform, CEM, BEMS;
  • EV charging station in 50 households (extension) and 15 hotels plus smart appliances.

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