Towards the Development of a Smart Energy Grid

  • Moamin A. MahmoudEmail author
  • Alicia Y. C. Tang
  • Andino Maseleno
  • Fung-Cheng Lim
  • Hairoladenan Kasim
  • Christine Yong
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1073)


Current electricity transmission and distribution networks can classified as conventional electricity networks because they have not been able to provide excellent services and present real-time data. This network has not been able to provide reliability, safety and efficiency in supplying electrical energy even not yet have the flexibility to be integrated with the generation of renewable energy or micro-grid. In this paper, a comprehensive review has been conducted to map the literature studies to a coherent taxonomy of Smart Energy grid. The fundamentals of smart grid presented in this paper can benefit readers who wish to embark in smart energy grid research and applications development.


Smart energy grid Power system Renewable energy Internet of Things 



This work is sponsored by Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) under TNB R&D Seeding Fund Scheme No. TC-RD-18-19. We also gratefully appreciate Universiti Tenaga Nasional & Uniten R&D for securing and managing the fund.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Moamin A. Mahmoud
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alicia Y. C. Tang
    • 1
  • Andino Maseleno
    • 1
  • Fung-Cheng Lim
    • 2
  • Hairoladenan Kasim
    • 2
  • Christine Yong
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Informatics and Computing in EnergyUniversiti Tenaga NasionalKajangMalaysia
  2. 2.College of Computing and InformaticsUniversiti Tenaga NasionalKajangMalaysia
  3. 3.ICT DivisionTenaga Nasional BerhadKuala LumpurMalaysia

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