From a use case view, one can think of a DERMS as a VPP for applications on the distribution grid levels. DERMS provide grid services that especially focus on the location of each aggregated asset. Objectives of a DERMS are:
VPPs on the other hand are responsible for active optimizations and control of power production and consumption. The location of the aggregated doesn’t play an important role. The main purposes of a VPP are:
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