What You Need to Know about Distributed Energy Resource Management Systems 

While a virtual power plant is a specialized system that enables always-on, highly scalable, cost-optimized, secure and automated services into a wholesale market product for regulation or capacity, DERMS allow medium- and low-voltage utility operators to utilize distributed energy resources and IoT technology within their very local paradigm to drive optimization capabilities that simply cannot scale to even the most modern Advanced Distribution Management Systems (aDMS).