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Title: Price Based Local Power Distribution Management System (Local Power Distribution Manager) v1.0

A trans-active energy micro-grid controller is implemented in the VOLTTRON distributed control platform. The system uses the price of electricity as the mechanism for conducting transactions that are used to manage energy use and to balance supply and demand. In order to allow testing and analysis of the control system, the implementation is designed to run completely as a software simulation, while allowing the inclusion of selected hardware that physically manages power. Equipment to be integrated with the micro-grid controller must have an IP (Internet Protocol)-based network connection and a software "driver" must exist to translate data communications between the device and the controller.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1333724
Report Number(s):
Local Power Distribution Manager; 005047WKSTN00
R&D Project: BTO301000; 2017-005
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-05CH11231
Software Revision:
00
Software Package Number:
005047
Software CPU:
WKSTN
Open Source:
Yes
Source Code Available:
Yes
Research Org:
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Contributing Orgs:
LAWRENCE BERKELEY NATIONAL LABORATORY
Country of Publication:
United States

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