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  Workshop November 5-6, 2019  
  Conferences - Workshop November 5-6, 2019
Event Name: Workshop
Start Date: Tuesday, November 05, 2019
End Date: Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Summary: Workshop regarding Grid-Enhancing Technologies (Docket No. AD19-19-000) (Washington, DC) (Free webcast)
Description: The purpose of this workshop is to discuss grid-enhancing technologies that increase the capacity, efficiency, or reliability of transmission facilities.Panelists and staff will discuss how grid-enhancing technologies are currently used in transmission planning and operations, the challenges to their deployment and implementation, and what the Commission can do regarding those challenges, including incentivizing or requiring the adoption of grid-enhancing technologies by utilities and RTOs/ISOs.These technologies include, but are not limited to:(1) power flow control and transmission switching equipment; (2) storage technologies, and (3) advanced line rating management technologies.Participants at this workshop will include representatives from utilities, RTOs/ISOs, technology vendors, researchers, and other interested parties.Further details and a formal agenda will be issued prior to the conference.

The conference will be held at:
    Commission headquarters,
    888 First Street, NE,
    Washington, DC 20426.
The workshop will be open for the public to attend. Advance registration is not required to attend, but is encouraged. Attendees may register at the following webpage: http://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/11-06-19-form.asp. In-person attendees should allow time to pass through building security procedures before the start time of the workshop.

Those wishing to participate as a panel member in this conference should submit a nomination form online by 5:00 p.m. on September 20, 2019 at: http://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/11-06-19-speaker-form.asp. At this webpage, please provide an abstract of the issue(s) you propose to address. Due to time constraints, we may not be able to accommodate all those interested in being panelists. There will also be opportunity for audience participation.

For more information about this workshop, please contact Samin Peirovi at Samin.Peirovi@ferc.gov or 202-502-8080. For information related to logistics, please contact Sarah McKinley at Sarah.Mckinley@ferc.gov or 202-502-8368.

A free live webcast is available for this meeting. All webcasts are archived for 3 months.
Title : Docket No. AD19-19-000
* Start Time : 8:45 a.m.
End Time : 5:00p.m.
Location : Washington, DC
Contact : Samin Peirovi
Contact Telephone : 202-502-8080
Registration : http://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/11-06-19-form.asp
Contact Email : Samin.Peirovi@ferc.gov
Related Files:
Notice [PDF]
* All times are local