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VDE FNN
2022-12-16 Studies + Roadmaps

Documents

Here you will find all documents published by VDE FNN in English. Application Rules, guidelines, studies, positions and info papers describe the state of the art and the future of power grids in the context of the energy transition.

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VDE Application Rules

VDE FNN defines the minimum requirements for technology and operation of power networks in application rules. Here is a list of all English versions of VDE-Application Rules.

FNN Guidelines

VDE FNN provides technical guidance  for grid operators, plant operators, manufacturers and other professionals working on the power grid. These documents support with the onboarding and classification of innovative grid technologies. The following list shows all guidelines with links to info pages, webshop and free copies for VDE FNN members.

Name

Status

Download

FNN Guideline "Frequency Measurements“

In process

na

Update of FNN Guideline "Connection and operation of energy storage units on the low-voltage network"

In process

na

FNN Guía técnica “Integración de electromobilidad” (Traduction as part of the cooperation with GIZ Peru under the framework of the project “Distribución Eléctrica 4.0”)

11/2022

PDF

FNN Guideline ”Grid forming behaviour of HVDC systems and DC-connected PPMs”

08/2022

VDE Shop

FNN Guideline “Grid-forming & system-supporting behaviour of power-generating modules”

02/2022

VDE Shop

FNN Guideline "Connection and operation of energy storage units on the low-voltage network"

06/2019

VDE Shop


Studies

This table provides a list of  the studies commissioned by VDE FNN and consequently translated into English.

NameStatusDownload
Dielectric strength study10/2020VDE Shop

FNN Roadmap

The rules must be designed with foresight today for a long-term secure grid operation with 80% renewable energies. Our roadmap towards a “climate protection grid” by 2030 provides concrete details from VDE FNN continuous work and points to solutions for the challenges ahead.