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The Advanced Smart Grid
Andres Carvallo, John Cooper
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There is a huge degree of talk about the Smart Grid - what it is, how it works and how it will be controlled. Will it be part of the Internet of Things and how will Smart Grid security be implemented?
The book sets out to provide a ‘how to’ guide for those associated with the smart grid and is written by two men with an inside view on what is happening. So the book is able to draw on their real experience and an examples from the real world.
The book entitled, The Advanced Smart Grid provides a thorough understanding of the building blocks that comprise basic smart grids, including power plant, transmission substation, distribution, and meter automation.
In addition to this, the Smart Grid book explores the next step of this technology s evolution. It provides a detailed explanation of how an advanced smart grid incorporates demand response with smart appliances and management mechanisms for distributed generation, energy storage, and electric vehicles.
The Advanced Smart Grid uses the design and construction of the first citywide smart grid in the US as a case study, sharing the many successes and lessons learned. You gain working knowledge of successful tools and best practices that are needed to overcome diverse technological and organizational challenges as you strive to build a next-generation advanced smart grid (smart grid 2.0). Additionally, this unique book offers a glimpse at the future with interconnected advanced smart grids and a redesigned energy ecosystem (smart grid 3.0)
|Cover:||Hardcover 225 pages|
|Book Dimensions:||23.4 x 15.5 x 2 cm|