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2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: Eirgrid Interview

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: Eirgrid Interview

In 2015, the Clean Energy Ministerial’s International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), in partnership with the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF), launched the second ISGAN Award of Excellence international competition to showcase leadership and innovation in smart grid projects around the world. This video presents an interview with Robbie Ahern, program manager of DS3 (Delivering a Secure, Sustainable Electricity System) at Ireland’s Eirgrid, which received a silver ISGAN 2015 Award of Excellence.

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: GRID4EU Interview

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: GRID4EU Interview

In 2015, the Clean Energy Ministerial’s International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), in partnership with the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF), launched the second ISGAN Award of Excellence international competition to showcase leadership and innovation in smart grid projects around the world. This video presents an interview with Remy Garaude-Verdier, project coordinator at GRID4EU, part of Électricité Réseau Distribution France (ERDF). The GRID4EU project Large-Scale Demonstration Of European Smart Distribution Networks received a gold ISGAN 2015 Award of Excellence.

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: KEPCO Interview

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: KEPCO Interview

In 2015, the Clean Energy Ministerial’s International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), in partnership with the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF), launched the second ISGAN Award of Excellence international competition to showcase leadership and innovation in smart grid projects around the world. This video presents an interview with Woo-Hyun Hwang, senior vice president of Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), whose project SmartGrid Station of Korea Electric Power Corporation received a silver ISGAN 2015 Award of Excellence.

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: Overview

2015 ISGAN Award of Excellence: Overview

In 2015, the Clean Energy Ministerial’s International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), in partnership with the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF), launched the second ISGAN Award of Excellence international competition to showcase leadership and innovation in smart grid projects around the world. This video presents an overview of ISGAN Awards of Excellence.

21st Century Power Partnership Website

The 21st Century Power Partnership works to transform the electricity sector through the integration of smart grids, clean energy and energy efficiency.

Children's Investment Fund Foundation and 21st Century Power Partnership Team Up to Help Mexico Transform Its Power Sector

Children's Investment Fund Foundation and 21st Century Power Partnership Team Up to Help Mexico Transform Its Power Sector

The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) will provide up to $3.9 million to the 21st Century Power Partnership to create and operate a platform for power sector technical support for the Mexican federal government. This program will help Mexico achieve secure, reliable, and clean electricity as part of its energy reform agenda.

Clean Energy Grid Integration Network Launches

Clean Energy Grid Integration Network Launches

Partnership supported by CEM's Clean Energy Solutions Center and 21st Century Power Partnership (21CPP)

The new Clean Energy Grid Integration Network (CEGIN) for policy makers will help governments around the world strengthen policies and programs to enable high levels of renewable energy generation for electricity systems along with related demand response, smart grid and storage solutions. 

France Hosts Third Session of the Global Sustainable Cities Network

France Hosts Third Session of the Global Sustainable Cities Network

From 13 to 16 April, France hosted the third session of the Global Sustainable Cities Network. The four-day programme included a combination of site visits, moderated workshop discussions and formal conferences that took place in Nantes, Paris and Montpelier, France. The session provided a unique opportunity for multilateral exchange and to develop partnerships of city level actors in the Global Sustainable City Network.

IEA Technology Roadmap: Smart Grids

IEA Technology Roadmap: Smart Grids

This roadmap provides specific steps for governments, research organizations, industry, the financial sector, and international organizations to take in order to achieve milestones that will allow smart grids to deliver a clean energy future. 

International Awards Competition on Smart Grids Launched, Nominations Period Extended

International Awards Competition on Smart Grids Launched, Nominations Period Extended

Nominations due 26 March for ISGAN Award of Excellence in "Consumer Engagement and Empowerment"

The first ISGAN Award of Excellence competition will recognize excellence in smart grid projects around the world, with a focus on "consumer engagement and empowerment." Nominations may be submitted through 26 March 2014. 

International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) Brochure

International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) Brochure

This brochure describes the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN), including its vision, participants, and accomplishments.

International Smart Grid Action Network Publishes T&D Casebook Version 2.0

International Smart Grid Action Network Publishes T&D Casebook Version 2.0

The Clean Energy Ministerial’s International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) has released a new casebook, Spotlight on Smart and Strong Power T&D Infrastructure Version 2.0, which provides insight and knowledge on smart grid approaches to managing increasingly complex power systems.

International Smart Grid Action Network Website

The International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) works to accelerate the development and deployment of smarter electricity grids worldwide.

ISGAN and GSGF Announce Winners of Annual Smart Grids Competitions

ISGAN and GSGF Announce Winners of Annual Smart Grids Competitions

CenterPoint Energy Smart Grid won the ISGAN Award of Excellence and the GSGF Best Smartgrid Project Award for 2016, by exemplifiying the competition's theme of ‘Excellence in Smart Grids for Reliable Electricity Service.' The ISGAN and GSGF awards showcase global leadership and innovation in smart grids.

ISGAN and GSGF Recognize Entergy New Orleans’ “SmartView” AMI Pilot as 2014 ISGAN Award of Excellence Winner

ISGAN and GSGF Recognize Entergy New Orleans’ “SmartView”  AMI Pilot as 2014 ISGAN Award of Excellence Winner

Awards program showcases world’s leading smart grid consumer engagement programs

Today, during the fifth Clean Energy Ministerial in Seoul, Korea, the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) and the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF) announced Entergy New Orleans, Inc.’s “SmartView” Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) pilot project as the winner of the first-ever ISGAN Award of Excellence.

ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue Part 1

ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue Part 1

The ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue provides a global view of smart grid activities and investments to allow identification of remaining gaps along with opportunities for targeted collaboration or further investment by ISGAN Participants. As of 28 March 2013, the inventory had a total of 98 smart grid projects from 17 ISGAN Participants. The inventory will continue to be updated at an as-needed interval to be determined by ISGAN Participants. Part 1 organizes smart grid projects in the inventory by project main applications that relate to smart grid technologies in the assessment report.

ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue Part 2

ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue Part 2

The ISGAN Annex 1 Project Catalogue provides a global view of smart grid activities and investments to allow identification of remaining gaps along with opportunities for targeted collaboration or further investment by ISGAN Participants. As of 28 March 2013, the inventory had a total of 98 smart grid projects from 17 ISGAN Participants. The inventory will continue to be updated at an as-needed interval to be determined by ISGAN Participants. Part 2 organizes projects by contribution to policy goals that relate to smart grid drivers.

ISGAN Annex 6 Releases New Discussion Paper on Smarter and Stronger Power Transmission

ISGAN Annex 6 Releases New Discussion Paper on Smarter and Stronger Power Transmission

Task leaders for a major project of the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) recently released a new discussion paper, Smarter & Stronger Power Transmission: Review of feasible technologies for enhanced capacity and flexibility.

ISGAN Award of Excellence, GSGF Best Smartgrid Project Award Winners Recognized at CEM6

ISGAN Award of Excellence, GSGF Best Smartgrid Project Award Winners Recognized at CEM6

Second annual ISGAN Award, inaugural GSGF Award celebrate excellence in smart grids for renewable energy integration

At the sixth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM6), the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) and the Global Smart Grid Federation (GSGF) announced the winners of the second-annual ISGAN Award of Excellence and the first-ever GSGF Best Smartgrid Project Award. The winning projects receiving these prestigious awards serve as global exemplars of the value that smarter, cleaner electric grids can offer.

ISGAN Releases Advanced Metering Infrastructure Case Book

ISGAN Releases Advanced Metering Infrastructure Case Book

Written for practitioners and decision makers in smart grid, the new case book shares international project perspectives on AMI

The International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN) recently released Spotlight on Advanced Metering Infrastructure: AMI Case Book Version 1.0, a first-of-its kind report with six case studies that provide lessons learned and best practices as well as potential costs and benefits of AMI.

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