Electricite de France (EDF)
Description: EDF R&D is the research and development branch of EDF. Its main mission is to improve the performance of the operational crews of EDF, identify and prepare levers for growth in the medium-to-long term. EDF R&D implements a proactive policy of partnership in France, in Europe and in the world. R&D program activities are defined through exchanges with our clients and with the Laboratories Direction for the whole set of activities. Departments are responsible for the realization of the scheduled activities of the program with quality concerns in term of content, time of delivery and costs, while conforming to EDF R&D management rules (assets maintenance, adequation of tools and competence).
The main mission of EDF R&D is to contribute to the performance of the operational crews of EDF and to identify and prepare levers for growth in the medium-to-long term.
Concept Grid put into service in 2019, a brandnew platform dedicated to test ultra-fast charging terminals for Electric Vehicle. This network extension required to install additional substations with a power capability of 1.6MW looped on the existing MV network. This platform have a concrete slab with more than 160m² and allows to test various EV terminals manufacturers in a real network environment combined with storage system and PV productions.
In addition, Concept Grid newly installed a 2.3MW Li-ion battery system as part of H2020 EU- SYSFLEX project with the target to tests multi-services provision to the power system.
Description: Platform remotely accessible through www.t-digital.org but it is expected to host users in EDF at the beginning in order to facilitate communication and study.
digi2tal is certified with ISO 17025, ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001 quality standards.
EDF Power Networks Lab: https://www.edf.fr/en/networks-lab-en
last updated: 24.08.2018