A Generic Ontology-Based Information Model for Better Management of Microgrids

@inproceedings{Salameh2015AGO,
  title={A Generic Ontology-Based Information Model for Better Management of Microgrids},
  author={Khouloud Salameh and Richard Chbeir and Haritza Camblong and Gilbert Tekli and Ionel Vechiu},
  booktitle={AIAI},
  year={2015}
}
In this “renewable era”, researchers’ eyes are diverted to the Microgrids (emerging power systems consisting of a number of heterogeneous components including renewable and non-renewable energy sources, storage systems and energy loads) to exploit their functionalities in order to improve today’s power systems. This work addresses two significant issues encountered in the Microgrid (MG) management systems: 1) the semantic interoperability, highlighting the need to ensure a seamless… 
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