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Distribution Optimization

Foundation-enabling solution with proven and scalable high-performing distribution power applications

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Digital Transformation and the Optimization of Distribution Grid Operations

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Gain visibility and control

In the increasingly dynamic and evolving world of the electric utility, distribution grid operators are facing rising uncertainty due to changing business and regulatory models coupled with an ongoing increase in grid complexity. This complexity has allowed software solutions to take advantage of more operational levers, equipment functionality, general data, and telemetry.

 

With converging OT and IT, utilities need an ADMS software solution offering greater visibility and control to the utility—one that will connect and orchestrate, delivering network-level optimization. GE has the proven and solid foundation-enabling utilities to solve these challenges with scalable and high-performing distribution power applications that have gone well beyond the pilot stage and are in production worldwide. In addition, where many legacy systems are challenged to integrate distributed energy resources (DERs), GE can deliver a solution today that turns the threat of DER into an opportunity.

GE's Distribution Optimization solutions deliver

Reduction in SAIDI by up to 33%

Increase reliability and deliver faster restoration, all to improve the quality of supply for customers.

Reduction in SAIFI by up to 30%

Automatic restoration of power when outages occur, minimizing consumer disruption.

Reduction in voltage by up to 3%

Greater network efficiency, minimizing power losses and delivering significant utility savings.

Fault detection, isolation and restoration with Distribution Optimization

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GE solutions enable utilities to meet the challenges of detecting and isolating faults on distribution networks and quickly restoring power to customers.

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Customer Story

Western Power: Improving Safety and Reliability

Australia's Western Power implemented initiatives to improve efficiency while enhancing delivery.

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Evolve at the Pace of Change: Optimizing the Distribution Grid

This white paper explores the need for forward-thinking utilities to leverage distribution optimization.

GE software for utility companies helps maintain efficient power operations
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Protecting Grid Resiliency using Centralized FLISR at PPL

Learn how PPL integrated FLISR into their system to maintain 50,000 miles of power lines and nearly 1 million poles.

ADMS Advanced Distribution Management Systems for the Electric Grid
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Technical Overview and Demo of GE’s ADMS

GE’s latest ADMS, featuring Distribution Optimization, Outage Response and DER Orchestration.

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Optimizing Operational Performance at Energy Queensland

Learn how Energex's ADMS implementation optimized the Energy Queensland real-time systems.

Advanced Distribution Management Solutions (ADMS)
Advanced Distribution Management Solutions (ADMS)
Advanced Distribution Management Solutions (ADMS)

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Digital Energy

Advanced Distribution Management Solutions (ADMS)

Go beyond traditional distribution management systems

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Outage Response

Interoperable tools utilities need to react to and even anticipate outages, minimizing disruption of service

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DER Orchestration

Enable utilities to manage and orchestrate DERs in an end-to-end manner, via flexible deployment options ranging from edge to cloud