Welcome to DRRC

The Demand Response Research Center plans and conducts multi-disciplinary research to advance demand response within Smart Grid infrastructures in California, the nation, and abroad.

DRRC Annual Report 2013

The DRRC's 2013 Annual Report has been published!

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Communications & Standards

Automating energy and demand response (DR) communication from the grid to the consumer improves reliability and participation.

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Facilitating Renewable Energy

Demand response and energy storage for ancillary services provide resources for integration of renewables and grid reliability.

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Demand Response Resources

A wide variety of automated demand response resources improves grid reliability.

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OpenADR, a standardized communications data model to send and receive DR signals between utility or grid and customers.

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Electric Vehicles

Understand and implement electric vehicles for automated demand response, storage, renewable integration and grid reliability.

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Testbeds, Tools & Guides

The D2G Lab and DRRC tools and guides help test, evaluate and implement interoperability of automated demand response.

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