Distribution grid planning
and more than 100 cities announced their commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2050
Source: REN 21 Renewables 2020 Global Status Report
Grid expert support services
Siemens PTI offers a power grid consultancy agreement that provides system operators in the public and industrial spheres with fast access to a range of network planning services. A Siemens power grid expert functions as the central contact person, knows the respective network well, and consults the operator in all questions regarding system operation and strategy.
Developing future-proof power distribution systemsDistribution System Operators (DSOs) are in the center of today’s transformation of the energy system towards systems characterized by new loads and fluctuating, bi-directional power flows imposed from massive renewable generation. Despite these developments, the existing principles of an efficient, economic and sustainable energy supply remain as important as ever.
Handling the immense amount of data which is available on the low and medium voltage grids creates disruptive opportunities and risks. Existing principles and guidelines have to be reviewed, and innovative and integrated infrastructure planning becomes more and more important. Backed by years of experience from a wide range of projects conducted all over the world, Siemens PTI supports DSOs in all aspects of distribution network planning, development and optimization.
EWR reviews the planning of its medium-voltage grid: Target grid planning and electromobility stress test (ew 2-3 / 2021)With the electrification of private transport, load forecasting and eMobility Stress Tests are increasingly moved into the focus of target network planning. Siemens applied these methodologies to revise the planning of the medium-voltage grid of EWR GmbH. The planning was extended to allow that load forecasts for the individual target years 2025, 2030 and 2035 and automated evaluations of network calculations can be carried out. Download the full article to learn more about the methodology and results.
Additional services that might be of interest to you
Besides the topics that have been highlighted above, Siemens PTI can provide expert consultancy for many other tasks in the planning of reliable and sustainable power distribution grids.