• Leverage the deployment of DC electric energy distribution systems at homes and offices buildings
  • Significantly improve the energy efficiency in buildings
  • Ensure high availability standards of all the components involved in the DC electric energy distribution systems


  • Select and scale the energy conversion topologies and control strategies that best fit to the technical features of each appliance
  • Develop effective condition monitoring and fault tolerant strategies, feasible from the technical and economical points of view
  • Suppress security and safety challenges through the development of proper protection systems, specifically designed for DC microgrids