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Smart Grid-related patent applications - as published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).


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Apparatus and method for security policy management
Korea Electric Power Corporation
October 12, 2017 - N°20170295205

Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for security policy management, which manages a network access policy in order to integrate distributed security policies and to apply the integrated security policy in a smart grid environment. The apparatus for security policy management includes a rule set generation unit for generating a rule set by converting predefined access policy security rules, ...
Smart grid synchronization scheme
General Electric Company
September 28, 2017 - N°20170279280

A control system includes memory storing instructions and a processor configured to execute the instructions. The processor is configured to receive a first indication of a power grid voltage, receive a second indication of a power grid phase angle, receive a third indication of a generator voltage of power provided by a generator, and receive a fourth indication of a ...
Power switch module, smart grid power supply arrangement and method therefor
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
September 28, 2017 - N°20170279268

A power switch module comprising a control component. Upon an indicated operating condition fulfilling a protection condition, the control component is arranged to transition the power switch module from an on state to a latched-off state in which the control component is arranged to configure the switching device to be turned off to decouple the load node from the power ...
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Event-driven, asset-centric key management in a smart grid
International Business Machines Corporation
August 24, 2017 - N°20170244559

A security management system comprises a key management sub-system, an asset/workload management sub-system, and an event management sub-system. The event management sub-system detects events. The asset/workload management sub-system correlates events (irrespective of type) with the assets that generate them, and the key management sub-system uses the event-asset associations determined by the asset/workload management sub-system to automatically orchestrate ...
Balanced control strategies for interconnected heterogeneous battery systems in smart grid applications
Wayne State University
July 27, 2017 - N°20170214246

A battery network includes a plurality of heterogeneous batteries coupled to at least one energy source and one energy load, a plurality of switches coupled to the heterogeneous batteries, and the switches controllable having a duty cycle between 0 and 1. A controller is configured to characterize each of the plurality of heterogeneous batteries characteristics, determine duty cycles for each of the ...
Smart grid system, for black box, using photovoltaic power generation
Wayne State University
July 06, 2017 - N°20170190304

The present invention relates to a grid system for supplying power to a black box for a vehicle by means of photovoltaic power generation, the grid system comprising: a solar cell unit for generating power by using photovoltaic power generation; a main system for supplying a black box with the power generated from the solar cell unit; and an internal ...
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Method and system for managing a power grid
Accenture Global Services Limited
June 15, 2017 - N°20170170685

A smart grid for improving the management of a power utility grid is provided. The smart grid as presently disclosed includes using sensors in various portions of the power utility grid, using communications and computing technology to upgrade an electric power grid so that it can operate more efficiently and reliably and support additional services to consumers. The smart grid ...
Smart grid management
Nextev Usa, Inc.
May 18, 2017 - N°20170136911

A control system for a power grid includes a grid load availability evaluator that determines, for a selected time interval, an amount of electrical energy from a power grid that can be used to charge rechargeable electric vehicles by a plurality of charging segments positioned along transportation routes in a transportation network and a switching fabric to regulate, over the ...
Augmentation, expansion and self-healing of a geographically distributed mesh network using unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) ...
Delta Energy & Communications, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170134974

An apparatus is provided including an unmanned aerial vehicle and a transformer monitoring device, particularly for use in a smart grid network system to support a wireless mesh network in the smart grid network and to collect metering data relating to electricity usage in the smart grid network. The transformer monitoring device is configured to receive signaling containing data from ...
Data transfer facilitation across a distributed mesh network using light and optical based technology
Delta Energy & Communications, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170134092

A transformer monitoring device for a smart grid network is provided, which is configured to transmit and receive optical signaling between other transformer monitoring devices and other devices in the smart grid network. The transformer monitoring device includes a receiver configured to receive optical signaling, a signal processor and a transmitter configured to transmit optical signaling. The signal processor is ...
System and method for determination and remediation of energy diversion in a smart grid network
Delta Energy & Communications, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132902

An apparatus, system and method are provided for detecting purposeful energy diversion in a smart grid network. A transformer monitoring device is configured to measure the amount of electricity supplied by a transformer to a plurality of structures and electric meters are configured to measure electricity usage at each of the plurality of structures. The electric meters transmit signaling containing ...
Enhanced reality system for visualizing, evaluating, diagnosing, optimizing and servicing smart grids and incorporated components
Delta Energy & Communications, Inc.
April 06, 2017 - N°20170098320

A head-mounted user device is provided for use in a smart grid network. The head-mounted user device includes a signal processor configured to receive signaling containing information about one or more assets in a distributed power grid network from a data collection device configured to receive data from the assets in the distributed power grid network; and determine, based at ...
Electrical device protection circuit for smart grid
Ezex Corporation
March 30, 2017 - N°20170093144

An electrical device protection circuit for a smart grid includes a detection unit for detecting whether or not the output power source of an electrical device short-circuits; a switch unit for connecting power, input to the electrical device, to the output power source of the electrical device or disconnect it therefrom; and a control unit for generating a control signal ...
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Rechargeable battery power system having a battery with multiple uses
Osc Manufacturing & Equipment Services, Inc.
February 23, 2017 - N°20170052585

Conventional internal combustion engine technology has been around for decades and historically has been the primary power source for virtually all industrial equipment. It relies on carbon-based fuels, is loud, polluting, and the machines it powers are expensive to operate and maintain. A self-contained, rechargeable battery system is provided that possesses improved power than comparable diesel and gas engines and ...
Rechargeable battery power system having a battery with multiple uses
Osc Manufacturing & Equipment Services, Inc.
February 16, 2017 - N°20170043823

Conventional internal combustion engine technology has been around for decades and historically has been the primary power source for virtually all industrial equipment. It relies on carbon-based fuels, is loud, polluting, and the machines it powers are expensive to operate and maintain. A self-contained, rechargeable battery system is provided that possesses superior power than comparable diesel and gas engines. The ...
Smart grid monitoring device with multi-agent function and power dispatch transaction system having the same
Institute Of Nuclear Energy Research, Atomic Energy Council, Executive Yuan, R.o.c.
January 19, 2017 - N°20170018922

A smart grid monitoring device with multi-agent function is provided, which may include a measurement module, a communication module and a control module. The measurement module may measure at least one real-time electric signal of a power transaction system or an electric unit. The control module may execute a self-developed program to provide at least one agent functionality and then ...
Communication method in terminal and terminal suitable for the same
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
December 29, 2016 - N°20160381524

The present disclosure relates to technologies for a sensor network, machine-to-machine (m2m) communications, or machine type communications (mtc), and internet of things (iot), and may be utilized in intelligent services, based on the above technologies, such as a smart home, a smart building, smart cities, smart cars or connected cars, smart grids, healthcare, smart electronics, advanced medical services, public ...
Communication method between terminals and terminal
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
December 29, 2016 - N°20160381141

The present disclosure relates to technologies for a sensor network, machine-to-machine (m2m) communications, or machine type communications (mtc), and internet of things (iot), and may be utilized in intelligent services, based on the above technologies, such as a smart home, a smart building, smart cities, smart cars or connected cars, smart grids, healthcare, smart electronics, advanced medical services, public ...
Helps- hybrid electric light pole system
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
November 24, 2016 - N°20160345399

A hybrid, electric light pole system (100) capable of generating energy from wind and solar and collecting it in storage or transferring it to the grid, additionally it is capable of upholding a minimum (but not limited to) overnight supply of energy for uninterrupted work of one or more street electric light bulb(s) (107) is disclosed. The system comprises an adequate ...
Optimizing the distribution of electrical energy
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
November 24, 2016 - N°20160344234

The invention relates to methods and systems for optimizing the distribution of electrical energy in an electrical power supply system (i) which comprises autonomous supply system regions (5, 6, 7, 8, 9), comprising the method steps of:—receiving input data (ii) by at least two dispatcher instances (5a, 7a), wherein the input data (ii) represents energy intervals (5i, 6i, 7i, 8i, 9i) which are ...
Hydroelectric in-pipe turbine uses
Leviathan Energy Hydroelectric Ltd.
November 24, 2016 - N°20160341065

An in-pipe turbine has uses in energy storage and circulation. Specific applications are in storage systems working by elevation, smart grid systems, pressure release, and heating/cooling systems.
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