Articles by Dan Lee








GreenSync’s PeakResponse™ wins national iAward

GreenSync have been awarded a national iAward with their PeakResponse™ product winning the category of ‘superior ICT product’. The award follows GreenSync’s win at the Vicotrian iAwards in June. Managing Director Phil Blythe said “We think it’s just fantastic that…



GreenSync win Victorian iAward

GreenSync have been awarded a 2014 Victorian State iAward in the ‘Pioneer’ category. The award acknowledges GreenSync’s cloud-based PeakResponse™ system which “delivers network utilities and large energy users a holistic solution for managing peak electricity use.”


TransGrid put forward proposal for an $18 million DMIA

At the end of May 2014 TransGrid submitted a revenue proposal for the 2014 to 2019 period requesting an $18 million DM Innovation Allowance. In this proposal they outlined demand management innovation targeting collaboration, market understanding and development and technology…


Jemena release demand side engagement document

Jemena have now released their demand side engagement document for 2014. The document outlines the studies and trials planned to inform itself of the viability of potential demand side projects and a pre-qualification demand side engagement process diagram which outlines…


AusNet Services release DMIA Annual Report 2013

AusNet Services have released their 2013 DMIA Annual Report. AusNet Services were awarded a $3 million ($600,000 per year) Demand Management Innovation Allowance (DMIA) by the AER for the 2011-15 regulatory period. As a condition of the DMIA, AusNet must…





Demand Management Case Study: Electric Vehicle to Grid Trial

AusNet Services have published a case study examining the potential for electric vehicles to provide active support to the electricity network during peak demand periods. The concept, known as V2G (Vehicle to Grid) involves the controlled export of energy from…


Demand Management Case Study: Grid Energy Storage System

AusNet Services has published a case study profiling the Grid Energy Storage System (GESS) trial to explore the potential of using a large battery storage system to manage network peak demand and defer network upgrades. The GESS system is a…