Evaluation of SmartValve™ Devices Installation at Central Hudson

EPRI observed a SmartValve installation at Central Hudson to evaluate the installation and operation of the technology and identify areas for improvement. EPRI focused on the following key areas: installation process, communication and controls, cybersecurity, impact on system protection, and impact on power system operations and reliability. This report provides valuable insights regarding the capabilities and performance of SmartValve technology and can assist entities seeking to make informed decisions about the use of this technology for various transmission system applications.

Publishing Entity

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)


    • A. Del Rosso
    • G. Drewry
    • J. Herman
    • B. Green
    • S. McGuiness

Installation evaluation, Modular SSSC