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A Cyber-Physical Residential Energy Management System via Virtualized Packets

Mauricio de Castro Tomé, Pedro H. J. Nardelli, Hafiz Majid Hussain, Sohail Wahid, Narayanan
2020 Energies  
The proposed solution shows qualitative advantages compared to the existing approaches in relation to computational complexity, fairness of the resource allocation outcomes and effectiveness in peak reduction  ...  In the proposed case study, the residential consumers share a pool of energy resources that need to be allocated by the energy server whose aim is to minimize the imports related to such a group.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en13030699 fatcat:okqrcpvhobhgff2wm3747vvh2e

Multi-scale Transactive Control In Interconnected Bulk Power Systems Under High Renewable Energy Supply and High Demand Response Scenarios [article]

David P. Chassin
2017 arXiv   pre-print
enables effective control of large populations of thermal loads using a new type of thermostat (discrete time with zero deadband); (3) a methodology for optimally controlling response to frequency deviations  ...  while tracking schedule area exports in areas that have high penetration of both intermittent renewable resources and fast-acting demand response; and (4) the development of a system-wide (continental  ...  In the Olympic and Columbus demonstrations of this approach HVAC loads responded to changes in normalized prices by adjusting the thermostat set-point utilizing smart thermostat and smart-meter technology  ... 
arXiv:1711.09704v2 fatcat:ym6gcl7fwffp5pcrwm2lxlshyy

Simplified Battery Operation And Control Algorithm

Stig Ødegaard Ottesen, Pol Olivella-Rosell, Pau Lloret-Gallego, Ari Hentunen, Pedro Crespo del Granado, Sigurd Bjarghov, Venkatachalam Lakshmanan, Jamshid Aghaei
2017 Zenodo  
To cope with the intermittent output of RES production, the charging/discharging scheduling of battery storage systems will be carried out with respect to the load and supply variations.  ...  The focus is to develop an optimisation method for the operation of stationary and EV batteries as energy storage assets in the distribution grid.  ...  points at which the thermostat changes its switching state from D5.3 Flexibility operation algorithmsphase 1 Page 28 of 110 ON to OFF or vice versa due to the hysteresis of the thermostat.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1244589 fatcat:vrrcile2pvcatbt3dqxqwt4uum


2021 2021 IEEE Electrical Power and Energy Conference (EPEC)  
Prices on this fastmoving market depend on volatile factors such as weather conditions or abrupt changes in demand.  ...  Wheeler and Sherif Faried (University of Saskatchewan, Canada) The study of the load diversity in networks with high penetration of thermostat-controlled loads is an important process in the distribution  ...  The charging of EVs must be well coordinated with the grid otherwise it will result into an uncertain large electric load, causing peak-load and grid issues.  ... 
doi:10.1109/epec52095.2021.9621539 fatcat:epghnj4fk5exrc5jggotiinpnq

Deployment framework for the Internet of water meters using computer vision on ARM platform

Gaubert V. Santiago, Alberto J. Alvares
2020 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
This article presents the conception of a new method developed mainly in Python to automate the reading process of water meters with an analog display using computer vision and machine learning.  ...  stored and transmitted to a cloud server through VPN in a Wi-Fi and cellular network connection, or by SMS, enabling a remote supervision.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the financial support of the Brazilian government agencies CAPES, CNPq, and FAPDF.  ... 
doi:10.3233/ais-200544 fatcat:pw2roxx4dvgyhod3iij67lsuk4

Modelling and Predicting Energy Usage from Smart Meter Data and Consumer behaviours in Residential Houses

M Mwansa
Efforts of electrical utilities to respond to climate change requires the development of increasingly sophisticated, integrated electrical grids referred to as the smart grids.  ...  Smart meter deployment is the corner stone of the smart grid.  ...  My supervisor: Dr William Hurst for never giving up on me and being my director of studies  ... 
doi:10.24377/ljmu.t.00016411 fatcat:yhgt3x4rsfdtlkoz3zcqpwv3m4

Data-Driven Approaches to Demand Response: Studies on Thermostatically Controlled Loads and Electric Vehicles

Emre Can Kara
Our results have important policy implications for appliance standards and the participation of loads in DR services.  ...  We investigate the benefits of managed EV charging to different stakeholders engaged in the reliable operation of the power grid. To do this, we leverage data collected from smart [...]  ...  Figure 3 . 1 : 31 State bin transition model adapted from [1] and [2] thermostatic actions are expected to yield a change in the current status of the appliance, they are not expected to change the  ... 
doi:10.1184/r1/6715577.v1 fatcat:voto4mxq55gs5auadvaihibnci

Discounting and the Green Transition: District Heating in Denmark

Mark C. Freeman, Frikk Nesje, Daniel Møller Sneum, Emilie Rosenlund Soysal
2021 Danish utility regulator's anthology project series on better regulation in the energy sector  
this rate, as did the annuity rate applied in the financial analysis of the project.  ...  Taking Aalborg as the basis for a case study, we consider the discount rates, annuity rates and costs of capital that were used in recent socio-economic and financial Net Present Value (NPV) analyses of  ...  These technologies include: 1) thermostatically controlled loads, including heat pumps, 2) distributed renewable generation, 3) energy storage, 4) electric vehicles (EVs), and 5) smart meters and other  ... 
doi:10.51138/bzyb4621 fatcat:7kyqq3rshbagbajvo7wyihokou

Disaggregation of domestic smart meter energy data

Daniel Kelly, William Knottenbelt, Andrew Davison, Engineering And Physical Sciences Research Council
grid.  ...  However, appliance-by-appliance energy consumption information may be more valuable than aggregate data for a variety of uses including reducing energy demand and improving load forecasting for the electricity  ...  Hence smart meters have a role to play in mitigating against climate change.  ... 
doi:10.25560/49452 fatcat:dyu5oijj3jgdhal6wr2je6vaui

Residential Demand Response using Electricity Smart Meter Data

Yohei Kiguchi, Apollo-University Of Cambridge Repository, Ruchi Choudhary, Melvyn Weeks
The electricity industry is currently undergoing changes in a transitioning period characterised by Energy 3D: Digitalisation, Decentralisation, and Decarbonisation.  ...  Smart meters are the vital infrastructure necessary to digitalise the energy system as well as enable advancements in decentralisation and decarbonisation.  ...  Non-thermostatically controlled appliances refer to a further category of non-urgent and urgent loads.  ... 
doi:10.17863/cam.79069 fatcat:woj6vyycsvcdxptwaj5j24s7yq

A study on the effect of ground surface boundary conditions in modelling shallow ground heat exchangers

Marco Bortoloni, Michele Bottarelli, Yuehong Su
2017 Applied Thermal Engineering  
research project 1130596 "Methodology for the dynamic analysis of thermal comfort during the design process of school buildings" funded by the Chilean National Commission for Research in Science and Technology  ...  of the present study.  ...  Figure 1: Hybrid Building Concept Integrated with Off-the-Grid Energy Generation Systems and Smart City Grids.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2016.05.063 fatcat:dudxoety2jdhxgpgzpzirs5gzq

On optimal scheduling of residential energy management systems [article]

Marc Beaudin, University Of Calgary, University Of Calgary, Hamidreza Zareipour, Antony Schellenberg
Demand response is an attractive topic due to the opportunities offered by the coming of Smart Grid, and increasing concern of greenhouse gas emissions.  ...  First, this work presents a framework for modelling residential electric load and tariff structures for creating optimal consumption schedules for electrical devices in a dwelling.  ...  If many people respond to this pricing scheme, then it may result in an abrupt change in the internal load of the system when the price changes.  ... 
doi:10.11575/prism/27184 fatcat:q4boadpgcfgw5jo73vjbye7vmu

Special Report 5: International Energy Cooperation and Governance [chapter]

Wei Jigang, Peter Webb
2020 Multi-scale Quantitative Diagenesis and Impacts on Heterogeneity of Carbonate Reservoir Rocks  
Currently, the global energy landscape is undergoing major shifts in terms of demand, supply, technology, structure, market and investment.  ...  International energy cooperation and governance must adapt to these new changes; promote the transition to clean, low-carbon, efficient and secure global energy; and drive high-quality development of global  ...  Within the smart energy household the idea is that devices and appliances connect to the Internet via smart meters.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-40154-2_6 fatcat:niiqke7brze4nem6erbm7m4xle

Energy technology choices: shaping our future

1992 ChoiceReviews  
It reviews options for increasing energy supply and using energy more efficiently in the face of resource constraints and the contrasting goals the Nation faces.  ...  There is an old Chinese proverb that is appropriate to U.S. energy strategy: "If we don't change direction, we're very likely to end up where we're headed. " OTA appreciates the invaluable assistance provided  ...  These "smart" houses, as they are commonly called, are being promoted by a number of manufacturers, utilities, the Electric Power Research Institute, and the National Association of Home Builders.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.30-0247 fatcat:vw3owfjwsjbelcpzwsxst5zhrq

Guidelines for energy efficiency HBIM development of existing buildings

Elena Gigliarelli, Filippo Calcerano, Letizia Martinelli, Stavroula Thravalou, Kristis Alexandrou, Georgios Artopoulos
2021 Zenodo  
This pdf provides a technical guideline for an energy audit of a historical building to support its energy and environmental improvement (as shown in the Energy Audit Process Flow schema based on the EN  ...  The guideline is based on the testing of this emerging technology on built heritage in eight different EU and non EU Mediterranean countries to demonstrate its scalability to the entire building stock  ...  ANNEX 8.15 REFERENCE TEMPLATE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPROVEMENT INTERVENTIONS Index  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6393028 fatcat:7kpyhh336jaxfgt6ocu4rdaca4
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