Aspen Technology Selected to Transform AES El Salvador’s Electrical Grid and Help Drive Sustainability Initiatives
Digital Grid Management Solution Will Improve Access to Safe, Reliable Power While Accelerating the Operator’s Renewable Energy Transition
“Implementing AspenTech’s ADMS (advanced distribution management system) and DERMS (distributed energy resources management system) will allow us to provide a reliable, secure, energy efficient distribution platform for our green energy goals today and into the future,” said
AspenTech’s solution supplies high-performance enterprise automation technology to energy customers in the generation, transmission, distribution, utility, and oil and gas industries around the world. In addition to its robust equipment control and operating functionalities, its ADMS offers advanced applications such as advanced DSCADA, distribution power flow, switch order management, distributed energy resources management, fault location, isolation and service restoration as well as outage management system capabilities.
“AspenTech is proud to assist AES El Salvador in meeting their reliability, security, and sustainability goals as they address the new challenges of today’s and future energy markets,” said
AES El Salvador is an AES Corporation’s subsidiary (NYSE: AES), a Fortune 500 global energy company. In
- Distribution Division. AES has four energy distribution utilities: AES CAESS, AES CLESA, AES EEO and AES DEUSEM, that serve to more than 1.5 million customers and cover approximately 80% of the Salvadoran territory.
- Generation Division. Currently, AES generates energy through 14 plants, one based on biogas and 13 with a solar source, contributing approximately with the 25% of the total solar energy produced at the country.
- Solutions Division. AES promotes alternative energy solutions for the public and private sectors, developing energy efficiency projects, construction and maintenance of photovoltaic solar systems, efficient public lighting and promoting electromobility in the country.