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VERDE: Visualizing Energy Resources Dynamically on Earth

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

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Technology Marketing SummaryVERDE is a software application utilizing the Google Earth(c) platform to provide real time visualization of the electric power grid.DescriptionVERDE is capable of layering different types of information on top of one another in order to provide the user with visualization of a complex situation. VERDE is also capable of modeling future conditions and could be used to predict outcomes resulting from specific inputs. VERDE will primarily be used to provide wide-area, real-time electric grid situational awareness. It may also be used for predictive analysis, status awareness, and information sharing.Benefits
  • Many layers of information visible all at one time
  • Utilization of Google Earth© platform for a more effective visualization experience
Applications and Industries
  • Real Time Power Grid Monitoring
  • Transmission Problem Visualization along with Weather
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Traffic Visualization
  • General Situational Awareness
More InformationPatent application in processTechnology Status
Technology IDDevelopment StageAvailabilityPublishedLast Updated
ORNL ID#2039Production - pilot scaleAvailable01/22/201002/02/2010

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To: David Sims<simsdl@ornl.gov>