Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Scanning the Issue Smart Grid: The Electric Energy System of the Future

Published

Author(s)

Hamid Gharavi

Abstract

This is an editorial article for a special issue on smart grid. The main objective is to report on some, if not all, of smart grid future technical challenges. While acknowledging its limited coverage, this issue offers a wide range of interesting contributions by well-known researchers in the field. The editorial article consists of two parts. For the benefit of readers, the first part provides a description of the current conventional electric energy system. It then identifies areas that must change in order to provide the intelligence and control necessary to convert to the safe, secure, and efficient Smart Grid of the future. The second part of the article provides an overview of all the contributions to this special issue.
Citation
Proceedings of the IEEE
Volume
99
Issue
6

Keywords

Smart grid, electrical energy

Citation

Gharavi, H. (2011), Scanning the Issue Smart Grid: The Electric Energy System of the Future, Proceedings of the IEEE (Accessed June 16, 2024)

Issues

If you have any questions about this publication or are having problems accessing it, please contact reflib@nist.gov.

Created June 1, 2011, Updated February 19, 2017