The distribution system, a key subset of the overall electric grid, provides power to residential, commercial and industrial customers. Voltage and reactive power management and control have been done traditionally from the primary side by using substation transformers with load-tap changers (LTCs), voltage regulators and capacitor banks. In recent years, advanced distribution applications such as conservation voltage reduction (CVR) — implemented to achieve demand and energy reduction ...

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