Energy ForecastsVirtual Power PlantGrid ManagementConsulting & ResearchConsulting & Research:Consulting and TrainingResearch and DevelopmentResearch Projects Research Projects ongoing digiTechNetz Against the background of the energy transition, digitization technologies for the operational management of low-voltage grids are being developed here. ongoing Redispatch 3.0 The project is focussed on tapping flexibility potential and using it for ancillary services at all voltage levels. ongoing Utilisation of reactive power The SPANNeND project is researching a method for integrating reactive power potential from the distribution grid into the transmission grid management processes. concluded Detection of wind ramps The WindRamp project aims to improve very-short-term forecasts for offshore wind farms using lidar measurements, among other things. concluded New standard for RE forecasting The Smart4RES project is about optimising wind and solar power forecasts by looking at the entire process chain. concluded Modern Software Architecture Implementation of a new modular approach in order to be able to further develop software products significantly easier and faster in the future. concluded Minimizing wind turbine icing In the context of the PiB research project, an intelligent operational management to reduce the risk of wind turbine icing is to be researched. concluded Flexibilities to use economically The project deals with optimizing methods for simultaneous trading on different energy markets. The focus is on renewable energy devices. concluded ORKA 2 Optimisation of ensemble forecasts with regenerative inputs for short-term forecasts applied to the example of grid security calculations and current carrying capacity forecasts. concluded enera - energy supply of the future enera is a part of the development program "Smart Energy Showcases – DigitalAgenda for the Energy Transition" (SINTEG) by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy. concluded IeK – Offshore Logistics Research objective is a comprehensive information system for planning, controlling and supporting operational logistics processes in the offshore sector. concluded ORKA – for grid security Optimization of very-short-term ensemble forecasts of renewable power production applied to grid security calculations as an example application. concluded RegenerativKraftwerk Bremen The aim of the research project was to provide ancillary services from renewable sources with a virtual power plant. concluded Solar – optimized predictions Improvement of grid integration of solar energy via the optimized forecast and real-time estimation of solar power input. concluded eTelligence & Virtual Power Plant In the project eTelligence our Virtual Power Plant bundled electricity from renewable energy plants and placed it on the power market as a tradable product. concluded SafeWind The research project SafeWind focused on improving wind power predictions in case of extreme events and complex weather conditions. concluded Anemos.plus Anemos.plus is a European-wide research project which developed decision tools for grid operators and electricity providers.