Grid System Technologies Advanced Research Team (GridSTART) supports HNEI's Grid Integration technology
GridSTART empowers islanded grids and remote communities to optimize power systems and reliably integrate greater levels of renewables. It focuses on research, develop, test and evaluate (RDT&E) advanced grid control architectures, enabling policies, and new technologies and methods for effective integration of renewable energy resources and power system optimization.
“Building on Established Pacific-Asian Regional Focus and Relationships”
Extensive utilities background in island power systems and renewables integration, combined with the strategic mindset and resources of a leading clean energy institute. 70+ years of combined utility & PUC experience.
Development and Demonstration of Smart Grid Inverters for High-Penetration PV Applications (2011 – 2015)