GridLab provides comprehensive technical expertise to policy makers, advocates and other energy decision makers on the design, operation and attributes of a flexible and dynamic grid.

Approach:

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

GridLab provides direct technical assistance for expert testimony in contested dockets, engineering reports, and modeling. GridLab’s
technical assistance platform is supported by a network of over 60 independent consultants and firms with recognized power systems knowledge.

CONNECTIVITY PLATFORM

TheGridLab is an online community forum for advocates, experts, and other interested parties to share knowledge and technical information around the design, operation, and attributes of a flexible and dynamic grid. TheGridLab platform has over 220 members and hosts discussions ranging from the role of regulated utilities in owning energy storage to appropriate valuation methods for avoided distribution charges.

TRAINING

GridLab partners with allied organizations to develop training modules on complex grid topics for use by advocates, regulators, and policymakers. In addition,GridLab develops written reports and whitepapers on relevant grid issues for dissemination to a broader audience.