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UPEC 2021 PRESENTATION

The project fourth conference paper entitled “Power Smoothing Techniques on the Long-Term Performance of Battery Energy Storage Systems” was 6th International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC). The presentation content is available in our RG and LinkedIn pages.

IPST 2021 Presentation

The project third conference paper entitled “Multi-channel Measurement-based Identification Methods for Mode Estimation in Power Systems” was presented in the International Conference on Power Systems Transients 2021. The presentation content is available in our RG and LinkedIn pages.

Third Newsletter of the project

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the third edition of the ACTIVATE Newsletter! In this issue the current project progress in WP2 and WP3 as well as communication & dissemination activities are summarized. Read more: ACTIVATE Newsletter #3

Special Issue “Modeling and Analysis of Active Distribution Networks and Smart Grids”

We are pleased to inform you that within the frame of ACTIVATE we are guest editing for a Special Issue entitled “Modeling and Analysis of Active Distribution Networks and Smart Grids”, which will be published in Energies. Details can be found in this link. We are writing specifically to ask for contributions to this Special Issue. The submission deadline is 1 June 2022. For further details on the submission process, please see the instructions for authors at the journal website.

First General Technical meeting

The first general technical meeting of ACTIVATE took place online on 22/01/2021. Members of the research groups from Democritus University of Thrace and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki participated. Technical and financial issues were discussed on the basis of the project work packages (WPs).

Second newsletter of the project

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the second edition of the ACTIVATE Newsletter! In this issue the current project progress in WP2 and WP3 as well as communication & dissemination activities are summarized. Read more: ACTIVATE Newsletter #2

Best Paper Award

We are thrilled to announce that our paper entitled ‘Impact assessment framework of PV-BES systems to active distribution networks‘ with authors K. Pippi, T. Papadopoulos and G. Kryonidis was presented in the Mediterranean Conference on Power Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Energy Conversion 2020 won the MedPower2020 Best Paper Award! The award is sponsored with 500 CHF by Energies, MDPI.

MEDPOWER 2020 PRESENTATION

The project second conference paper entitled “Impact Assessment framework of PV-BES Systems to Active Distribution Networks” was presented in the 12th Mediterranean Conference on Power Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Energy Conversion, MEDPOWER 2020. The presentation content is available in our RG and LinkedIn pages.

UPEC 2020 Presentation

The project first conference paper entitled “Viability Assessment of PV Systems in University Campuses Under the Net-Metering Policy” was presented by Mrs. K. Pippi in the Virtual Conference UPEC 2020 – Verifying The Targets, 55th International Universities Power Engineering Conference. The presentation content is available in our RG and LinkedIn pages.

First newsletter of the project

It is our pleasure to introduce you to “ACTIVATE – Ancillary services in active distribution networks, based on monitoring and control techniques” and to welcome you to this first project newsletter which will inform you about the progress of our project activities. Read more: ACTIVATE Newsletter #1