Distributed Energy Resource Management System Expansion


What we will do and why

Expansion of the existing Distributed Energy Resource Management System (DERMS) platform to cater for a wider variety of network constraints, across a wider proportion of the network, with more dynamic and closer to real-time functionality.

Key deliverables

  • Enhanced software applications.
  • Data quality enhancements.
  • Cross-application integration.

Target outcomes

  • More intelligent, dynamic and closer to real-time functions/ actions.
  • Increased network headroom and safety.
  • Improved customer journey.

Measures of success

  • Accuracy of the operational decisions.
  • Increased in customer satisfaction.
  • Decrease in network curtailment.

Stakeholder Engagement

The DERMS platform is a regular topic of discussion in Distributed Energy Resource forums throughout the year to capture customer views and incorporate it into this project.

Public Detailed Docs

Planned start:


Target completion:


Key milestones:

  • CIM model populated with necessary data parameters (Mar 2025)
  • Release of Enhanced functionalities (Mar 2025)
  • Automate existing processes (Mar 2025)


On Track

Date of change Category Description
24.12.2023 Update

We added a summary of stakeholder engagement and links to more information. Further milestones are expected to be added later in 2024/25.