Publications

Read more about USEF in our reports, articles, brochures and whitepapers. Our framework design documents are freely downloadable under the Framework section.

NEW: DSO Workstream - Market-based congestion management models

John Hodemaekers, Herman Bontius (USEF)

An assessment of 11 models that existed in 2017 Download

NEW: Workstream on Aggregator implementation models

Hans de Heer, Marten van der Laan (USEF)

Now includes Residential segment as well as Commerce & Industrial. Download

Flexibility from residential power consumption

EnergieKoplopers

End report of USEF's first completed demonstration project: EnergieKoplopers. Download

Dealen met pieken en dalen in nieuw energielandschap

Smart Energy Collective (SEC)

End report ProSECco - Trials Smart Energy Collective & Co. (Dutch only) Download

Energy flexibility: the devil is in the detail

Hans de Heer, Marten van der Laan

Article on considerations for demand response market design. Download

USEF Aggregator Workstream Interim results

USEF Aggregator Workstream

7 implementation models for effective aggregation (interim results Aggregator Workstream). Download

USEF DSO Workstream Interim results

USEF DSO Workstream

Exploring European best-of-breed DSO congestion management models Download

USEF at a glance

USEF Foundation

USEF, its context, objectives and benefits in a nutshell. Download

USEF summary in 12 slides

USEF Foundation

Our story in 12 pages: who we are, what we believe in and what the essential starting points of our framework are. Download

USEF EU Consultation

USEF Foundation

USEF's input for the EU consultation on a new energy market design. Download

The independent aggregator

USEF Foundation

Position Paper with a first introduction of the independent aggregator. Download

Electric Mobility Position paper

USEF Foundation

Summary of how EV market models align with USEF. Download

HOOKED! Fish for the Future

USEF Foundation

A modern day fairy tale about the essentials of a well-functioning flexibility market. Download

Flexibility Value Chain Position paper

USEF Foundation

This paper discusses USEF's flexibility value model and specifies each stakeholder's role and benefits in the system. Download

Harmonizing the implementation of EC's demand side flexibility objectives

Marten van der Laan and Hans de Heer

Recommendations and considerations on
'clean energy for all'
winter package. Download

How to set up a flex market

Marten van der Laan

Marten van der Laan presented a comprehensive checklist for consideration when setting up a local flex market. These are the highlights. Download