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in the concluding article, Jesus Varela
and his coauthors present the distribution network contribution to resilience,
as addressed by smart grid solutions
studied within the european research
project igreengrid. igreengrid
is focused on identifying the best
practices regarding distributed renewable energy source integration issues
in a  large number of projects
and, specifically, in six successful large-scale demonstration projects, in Austria, italy,
germany, Spain, France, and
greece. Practical implementations of solutions are based
on voltage control systems,
storage management, generation forecasting, management
and curtailment, load/demand
management, network reconfiguration, islanding solutions
and anti-islanding systems,
network state estimation, and
network monitoring. An added
value of the igreengrid
analysis is providing KPis to
compare and objectively evaluate different proposals. For
example, the voltage quality
KPi allows for the comparison of how much of the voltage tolerance range becomes a
safety band, and consequently,
the KPi is a measurement of
resilience.

europe, and Japan are provided. the
emergence of microgrids has evolved
as a key concept and component for
improving the reliability of future
distribution systems. these are proving to provide resilience in extreme
events and able to enhance the resilience of the megagrids (or the whole
system).

We would like to thank the authors
for their incisive and thought-provoking articles, the editorial board for giving us the opportunity to develop this
issue, and Mel olken, editor in chief,
for invaluable advice and guidance
throughout the project.
p&e

Concluding
Remarks
recent events have shown
that the power infrastructure
needs to be reliable not only to
known threats but also resilient to the high-impact, lowprobability events caused by
climate change and extreme
weather. in the six articles
in this issue, the needs for
investing in network "smartness" together with reinforcing the network are debated.
emphasis on r&d to enhance
resilience is highlighted, and
examples of on-going projects in the United States,
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