Power grid protection system starts its demonstration operation in Poland ― Contributing to an integration of renewable energy, investments optimization and operations automation

The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization ("NEDO") announced today that the Smart Grid Demonstration Project, aimed at the expansion of renewable energy in Poland, entered power grid protection system (“SPS: Special Protection Scheme”) operational demonstration phase. The solution implementation, was executed by Hitachi, Ltd. ("Hitachi"), Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd. ("Hitachi Chemical") and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation ("SMBC") in cooperation with Polish partner companies, Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (“PSE”), ENERGA-OPERATOR S.A. ("EOP") and ENERGA OZE S.A. ("EOZE"). The project was supported by the Ministry of State Assets of the Republic of Poland (formerly the Ministry of Energy). This important milestone achievement was commemorated with an opening ceremony held in Poland, on December 2.