Energy efficiency and cogeneration

Cogeneration combined with virtual power plants boosts the flexibility of the grid

Andreas Siegert - GKAM, WAGO Kontakttechnik GmbH & Co. KG

Virtual power plants are a combination of two or more distributed power generators that are integrated with each other through a standard system called VHPready, which ensures the exchange of information between the different plants. Cogeneration plays an important role in this context, improving the flexibility of the grid and enabling electricity to be stored.

  • Publication date: 16/07/2018
  • Original language: English
  • Origin: Germany
  • Duration: 0:01:37