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SOLENN

A project to experiment the contribution of smart grids to manage the electricity demand and to secure the power supply

 

Number of customers concerned:

  • 1,000 residential customers

 

Total budget:

  • €13.3 million, including €5.3 million funded by Enedis

 

Since february 2015, Enedis is coordinating the smart grid SOLENN project (SOlidarity ENergy iNnovation) in the cities of Lorient and Ploemeur. SOLENN aims at mobilising local authorities and consumers in order to answer to two challenges of the Breton Electrical Pact: energy demand management and power supply security.

Scope

  • Information provided to customers
  • Installation of innovative equipment (observation, control)
  • Big data management
  • Advanced functions for managing the grid (status estimation, voltage regulation, self-healing, demand / production balance, active management of distributed resources...)
  • Communication systems and protocols

 

Key stages