Recently released reports, presentations, and other materials are available for download:
- Interim Report on Customer Acceptance, Retention, and Response to Time-Based Rates from the Consumer Behavior Studies (June 2015)
Presenting the interim and/or final results from 10 utilities conducting consumer behavior studies as part of the Smart Grid Investment Grant program.
- Year-in-Review: 2014 Energy Infrastructure Events and Expansions (May 2015)
Providing a summary of significant energy disruptions and infrastructure changes that occurred in the United States throughout 2014.
- Creating a Risk Assessment Culture for State Energy Infrastructure Decision Making (April 2015)
Describing the State Energy Risk Assessment Initiative, a collaborative effort among DOE, NASEO, NARUC, NCSL, and NGA which aims to better understand potential impacts to energy infrastructure.
- DC Microgrids Scoping Study: Estimate of Technical and Economic Benefits (March 2015)
Providing a preliminary examination of the benefits and drawbacks of potential DC microgrid applications relative to their AC counterparts and offering recommendations for potential future research and deployment activities.