Management and Operation of Grids: the Digital Power Grid
NJIT, New Jersey, United States
We have examined a new grid concept - the digital power grid. Energy is coded and delivered the way information message is with the exception that no energy to be wasted. The electrical power is prioritized and targeted to particular addresses - no one else can use it.
Primary Application Area: Energy Management & Distribution
Technology Development Status: Concept
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 2
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: A paradigm shift to the current energy distribution. It is a secured, fair and just energy distribution mechanism that allows customers (users) to be ad-hock energy suppliers in a flip of a switch.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 953
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: N/A
Primary Sources of Funding: University
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners