This is the blog of Ronald Bartels that wanders on and off the subject of problem management (that is how it started), but it is best described by Ray who says this is Daddy's thoughts! Like the best music is from the Eighties and a wee dram helps in solving most inconveniences.
Smart Grids Rein In Unruly Demands of Distributed Power
The power grid isn’t what it used to be. Grid operators need to address
the growing challenges of a new “active grid,” which requires
integrating microgrids, renewables, demand response, and customers that
not only consume energy but produce it, too.
In this new reality, customers have generation and energy management
capabilities all the way down to the low-voltage distribution network.