The Department of Energy has awarded $80M in total funds to multiple public-private teams led by national laboratories toÂ develop systems and tools to boost the resiliency of U.S. energy infrastructure.
DOE said WednesdayÂ at leastÂ two of the department’s five applied science offices will sponsor eachÂ project selected through theÂ 2019 Grid Modernization Lab Call that coversÂ resilience modeling;Â energy storage and system flexibility;Â sensors and data analytics;Â institutional support and analysis; cybersecurity and physical securityÂ and generation.
The projects are part of the Grid Modernization InitiativeÂ and aim to demonstrateÂ resulting platformsÂ within a period ofÂ 18 months to twoÂ years. DOE and its national labs workÂ to combineÂ experts, resources and technologies through theÂ Grid Modernization Laboratory Consortium.
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