DEMKit: a Decentralized Energy Management Simulation and Demonstration Toolkit

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    Abstract

    The energy transition requires simulators that aid the research on and validation of energy management systems. Hereby, these systems not solely focus on electricity, but involve the optimization of multiple energy carriers in a multi-energy system. This paper presents DEMKit, an open-source toolkit with device, grid and control components for such a multi-energy management solution. The modular design allows DEMKit to test different optimization algorithms on the same scenario. Device components can be replaced by adapters to control real hardware in a deployment or hardware-in-the-loop simulation. Results of a demonstration setup of DEMKit in a smart home show the potential of using DEMKit to bridge the gap between scientific research and test new solutions in practice.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationIEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe)
    Place of Publication978-1-5386-8218-0
    PublisherIEEE Power & Energy Society
    Number of pages5
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2 Oct 2019
    Event2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe, ISGT Europe - University POLITEHNICA, Bucharest, Romania
    Duration: 29 Sep 20192 Oct 2019
    http://sites.ieee.org/isgt-europe-2019/

    Conference

    Conference2019 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe, ISGT Europe
    Abbreviated titleISGT 2019
    CountryRomania
    CityBucharest
    Period29/09/192/10/19
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    Energy management
    Demonstrations
    Hardware
    Energy management systems
    Electricity
    Simulators

    Keywords

    • Simulation
    • Smart Grid
    • Modelling
    • Microgrid

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    Hoogsteen, G., Smit, G. J. M., & Hurink, J. L. (2019). DEMKit: a Decentralized Energy Management Simulation and Demonstration Toolkit. In IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe) [439] 978-1-5386-8218-0: IEEE Power & Energy Society. https://doi.org/10.1109/ISGTEurope.2019.8905439
    Hoogsteen, Gerwin ; Smit, Gerardus Johannes Maria ; Hurink, Johann L. / DEMKit: a Decentralized Energy Management Simulation and Demonstration Toolkit. IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe). 978-1-5386-8218-0 : IEEE Power & Energy Society, 2019.
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    IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe). 978-1-5386-8218-0 : IEEE Power & Energy Society, 2019. 439.

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    Hoogsteen G, Smit GJM, Hurink JL. DEMKit: a Decentralized Energy Management Simulation and Demonstration Toolkit. In IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Europe (ISGT-Europe). 978-1-5386-8218-0: IEEE Power & Energy Society. 2019. 439 https://doi.org/10.1109/ISGTEurope.2019.8905439