Smart Grid Interoperability Standards

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Smart Grid Interoperability Standards are available online. ANSI added links to download all the documents on the list shown below of recognized standards published in NIST Smart Grid Interoperability Standards Framework: Release 1.0. Additional related information follows after the list of Smart Grid Interoperability Standards.

Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and Smart Grid end-to-end security
AMI-SEC System Security Requirements

Revenue metering information model
ANSI C12.19 American National Standard For Utility Industry End Device Data Tables

Building automation
BACnet ANSI ASHRAE 135.1-2013 Method of Test for Conformance to BACnet
ISO 16484-5 Building automation and Control Systems

Inter-control center communications
IEC 60870-6 / TASE.2 Telecontrol equipment and systems – Telecontrol protocols
IEC 60870 Telecontrol equipment and systems.

Substation automation and protection
IEC 61850 Communications Networks and Systems in Substations

Application level energy management system interfaces
IEC 61968 Application Integration at Electrical Utilities
IEC 61970 Energy Management System Application Program Interface EMS-API

Information security for power system control operations
IEC/TS 62351 Power systems management and associated information exchange – Data and communications security

Phasor measurement unit (PMU) communications
IEEE C37.118 IEEE Standard for Synchrophasors for Power Systems

Physical and electrical interconnections between utility and distributed generation (DG)
IEEE 1547 Standard for Interconnecting Distributed Resources with Electric Power Systems

NERC CIP 002-009 Cyber security standards for the bulk power system
CIP-001-1 Sabotage Reporting
CIP-002-1 Critical Cyber Asset Identification
CIP-002-2 Cyber Security – Critical Cyber Asset Identification
CIP-003-1 Security Management Controls
CIP-003-2 Cyber Security – Security Management Controls
CIP-004-1 Personnel & Training
CIP-004-2 Cyber Security – Personnel & Training
CIP-005-1 Electronic Security Perimeter(s)
CIP-005-2 Cyber Security – Electronic Security Perimeter(s)
CIP-006-1 Physical Security of Critical Cyber Assets
CIP-006-1a Physical Security of Critical Cyber Assets
CIP-006-2 Cyber Security – Physical Security of Critical Cyber Assets
CIP-007-1 Systems Security Management
CIP-007-2 Cyber Security – Systems Security Management
CIP-008-1 Incident Reporting and Response Planning
CIP-008-2 Cyber Security – Incident Reporting and Response Planning
CIP-009-1 Recovery Plans for Critical Cyber Assets
CIP-009-2 Cyber Security – Recovery Plans for Critical Cyber Assets

Cyber security standards and guidelines for federal information systems, including those for the bulk power system
NIST Computer Security Resource Center NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-53, NIST SP 800-82

Home Area Network device communication, measurement, and control
Framework for Security Technologies for Home Network

Home Area Network (HAN) Device Communications and Information Model
ZigBe Alliance

There are additional standards and organizations related to the Smart Grid:
ISO Building Automation and Control Systems Standards
NIST Wiki on Smart Grid
AMI-SEC Task Force Overview develops security guidelines, recommendations, and best practices for AMI Advanced Metering Infrastructure Security
DNP Forum for Distributed Network Protocol

SGIP (Smart Grid Interoperability Panel) Catalog of Standards

IETF RFC6272: Internet Protocol Standards for Smart Grid
NAESB REQ18/WEQ19: Energy Usage Information
SAE J 1772-2017: Electric Vehicle and Plug in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Conductive Charge Coupler
SAE J 2836-1-2010: Use Cases for Communication Between Plug-in Vehicles and the Utility Grid
NEMA SG-AMI 1-2009 (R2015): Requirements for Smart Meter Upgradeability
NISTIR 7761L Guidelines for Assessing Wireless Standards for Smart Grid

A new series of articles about Smart Grids has just been posted on this blog, going into the technologies, features, and economics behind the development of Smart Grids.

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