Overview of Distribution Planning Efforts

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In this presentation: 

  • Grid modernization visions and initiatives - DOE, MN 
  • MN context for distribution planning 
  • What other states are doing – leading or starting 
  • Drivers and benefits of improved distribution planning 
  • Considerations for establishing a regulatory process for distribution planning Possible places to start 
  • Including some integration of planning activities — T, D and IRP
  • Berkeley Lab resources – assistance, education, reports
  • Additional slides – DOE institutional support under grid modernization initiative, more on LBNL’s DPV report

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