The DCI team has extensive experience in grid planning and operation.

Team members are industry authorities on grid planning and reliability, HVAC and HVDC technology, wind power, project management, risk assessment, and economic and risk modeling. Immediate members of the team total over 200 years of experience and have been refining and proving the grid segmentation concept since 2001.

  • DCI planning of ac and dc transmission facilities
  • Conducting load-flow, stability, fault and electromagnetic transient studies
  • Insulation coordination planning
  • Simulation and analysis of the operation of ac and dc and power electronics
  • Power system loss analysis
  • Reliability studies and economic assessments
  • Investigating major system disturbances and blackouts
  • Market design and analysis
  • Developing market-based mechanisms for bilateral trading
  • Operations, production, marketing and planning management