Smart grid development is now a global strategy that offers the opportunity to establish a high-quality, reliable and energy-efficient power supply. Therefore, it is vitally important to understand, analyze and take advantage of the experience of utilities that have successfully implemented and undertaken the modernization of the electrical infrastructure in large cities with the integration of smart grid technologies. This was Russian Joint Stock Company, Bashkirian Power Grid Co.’s
Russia’s First Smart City
A distribution pilot project in the city of Ufa proves modern control and monitoring technologies are suitable and applicable for networks in Russian cities.