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The role of digital twins in accelerating the energy transition

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What is the role of digital twins in pushing forward the energy transition and in creating community energy systems? Generating and sharing local power in community energy systems (CES) is now more accessible thanks to the advancement in energy technologies and grid control.


However, the implementation is still a major challenge, due for example by old grid infastructure or the need to test each new grid system to make sure it stable enough. A way to test this is using digital twins which allows to test emulated systems which are completely equivalent to the real ones.


Read the article here.