Grid Modernization


Grid Modernization and Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Integration 

At Electric Power Engineers, LLC (EPE), our Grid Modernization team has the skills, experience, and tools to plan, implement, and maintain modern distribution systems that integrate the latest emerging smart technologies. Whether you are looking for experts in emerging technologies and applications to tackle new challenges or knowledgeable and trustworthy engineers to offload your overworked team with more traditional work, EPE can help support all facets of distribution and grid modernization.


We tailor our services to ensure your project’s success, and we consider ourselves an extension of your team.

Planning and Studies

  • Large Power Load Studies
  • Distributed Energy Resource (DER) Interconnection Studies
  • Interconnection Site Review Screening
  • Sectionalizing Studies
  • Load Forecasting Studies
  • Voltage Optimization Studies
  • Distribution Automation and Reliability Improvement Studies
  • DER/Distributed Generation (DG) Value Studies
  • System Hosting Capacity Studies and Heat Map Development
  • Scenario Planning DER and EV Penetration Studies
  • Non-Wires Alternative Analysis
  • DER Regulatory Support
  • Arc-Flash Hazard Analysis
  • Motor Start Analysis

Electric Vehicle Services

Construction and Engineering


  • Roadmap Development
  • Technical and Regulatory Implementation
  • Operational Support

Case Study

Integration of Renewable Energy in Jamaica

• Perform detailed studies to determine mitigation options for added renewable penetration to minimize outages and load shed

• Evaluate how energy storage could help minimize outages, as well as create local microgrids for distribution systems

• Determine the net effect of operation and dispatch for renewables vs. conventional generation

How can we help you?

Discuss your project with our power and energy experts.