Energy solutions for the future

The press release informs about the EMPOWER project.
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Scaling novel business models

The article discusses how novel business models are acommodated by incumbent energy firms. It has been presented EGOS conference, Athens in June 2015.
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New concecpts in microgrids for the distribution of electrical energy (in Spanish)

The key factors for an evolution from the classical electrical grids to Smart Grids are analysed. The particularities and advantages in terms of operation and control of microgrids are addressed. Finally, two european projects that are promoting the Smart Grid concept and the creation of electrical local markets are presented: Smart Rural Grid and EMPOWER. Article written by Francesc Girbau, Mònica Aragüés and Andreas Sumper, published in January 2015 in Automática e Instrumentación, num. 469
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The real value of Smart Grids and Microgrids (in Spanish)

The way Smart Grids affect consumers and prosumers is presented from economical, technological and social perspectives. EMPOWER project is seen as a path to enhance the potential of the Smart Grids concept. Article written by Andreas Sumper and published in January 2015 in Automática e Instrumentación, num. 469
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