Demand Response Process in Context of the Unified LINK-Based Architecture

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 440)


This paper presents for the first time a unified LINK-based architecture for power systems, which provides the harmonization of power system physics and market rules. It is based on the holistic technical model of power systems “Energy supply chain net” and on the corresponding holistic power market model. The last one is illustrated by means of the actual Austrian electricity market. Furthermore, we show how the unification of the market and grid in the same flow diagram increases the uptake of demand response also in the residential, commercial and small business sectors. Their price driven demand response is described in detail.


LINK-paradigm Unified LINK-based architecture Demand response Electricity market Smart grid 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TU WienViennaAustria

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