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THE GLOBAL POWER SYSTEM
TRANSFORMATION CONSORTIUM

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Rapidly accelerating transitions to advanced low emission power systems
in collaboration with power system operators in all regions

  • Accomplishment for Pillar 3 Featured Image

    Advanced Open Tools Characterized to Support System Operation and Planning

    A detailed characterization approach was developed for the open models and tools, along with comprehensive dimensions of assessment. Subsequently, the classification and evaluation process started and is currently under progress. Moreover, A new proposal is being prepared to be submitted ...

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    Standards and Certification to Support System Operations white paper

    This document provides a high-level view of the landscape of standards, and related testing and certification initiatives, relevant to the power and energy fields of interest to the Global Power System Transformation Consortium (G-PST Consortium). This document does not intend ...

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    G-PST Research Agenda Group Maps Out the Research Frontier for System Operators

    Representatives from leading global technical institutes and the G-PST Founding System Operators are actively defining near-term applied research priorities and programs to support system operators in achieving very high penetrations (i.e., >80%) of inverter-based variable renewable energy resources on their ...

  • Modern Power Plant Control Room

    Indonesia Control Room Design Support

    Indonesia’s state-owned electricity provider and Grid System Operator, PLN, is seeking to refurbish its Java-Bali grid control center to modernize grid operations and improve system reliability. The G-PST Consortium, in partnership with the Asian Development Bank, is supporting PLN in ...

Vision & Mission

Visionary Goal: Dramatically accelerate the transition to low emission and low cost, secure, and reliable power systems, contributing to >50% emission reductions over the next 10 years, with $2 billion of government and donor support for technical, market, and workforce solutions that unlock $10 trillion+ of private sector investment.

Mission: Our Mission is to bring together key actors to foment a rapid clean energy transition at unprecedented scope and scale by providing coordinated and holistic “end-to-end” support and knowledge infusion to power system operators across the 5 Action Pillars.

Key Action Pillars

The G-PST Consortium engages in activities across five key pillars with the goal of ensuring global coordination of our efforts toward the achievement of cost-efficient, clean, and reliable power systems.

PILLAR 1

System Operator Research & Peer Learning

Perform and globally disseminate cutting edge applied research to solve pressing challenges for the world’s leading system operators.

PILLAR 2

System Operator Technical Support

Provide implementation support to scale established best practice engineering and operational solutions for developing country system operators.

PILLAR 3

Foundational Workforce Development

Build the inclusive and diverse workforce of tomorrow through enhanced university curriculum and technical upskilling for utility and system operator staff.