NASEO-NARUC GEB Working Group Webinar: Portland General Electric Smart Grid Test Bed

September 9, 2020, 3:00 - 4:00 PM ET
Webinar/Virtual Meeting

The Portland General Electric Smart Grid Test Bed (SGTB) Program is a multi-year effort to expand customer acceptance and adoption of demand response and load management technologies.  The Program’s activities, focused within three substations, are helping to inform program design and assess the technical potential of load management in the PGE service territory.  This presentation will cover year one activities, including customer engagement campaigns and DR program enhancement work; technology demonstration projects and DERMS pilots that are planned for the remainder of the Program; as well as ongoing Phase II planning activities.

This webinar is offered under the aegis of the NASEO-NARUC Grid-interactive Efficient Buildings (GEB) Working Group. For more information, please contact Rodney Sobin ( or Ed Carley (


  • Rodney Sobin, Senior Program Director, NASEO


  • Kaci Radcliffe, Energy Analyst and Sustainability Coordinator, Oregon Department of Energy
  • Tim Treadwell, Test Bed Program Manager, Portland General Electric