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DSO For Dummies, CGI Special Edition, is the latest book in CGI’s ”For Dummies series and the essential guide to what is driving electricity distribution network operators’ need to transition to become distribution SYSTEM operators. The book explains why this is not just important today, but something that will become increasingly important as Britain takes further steps to achieve a ‘net zero’ contribution to climate change by 2050.

This book makes an ambitious attempt to simplify the DSO transition whilst taking an in-depth look at the challenges and opportunities involved. In this book you will learn:

  • What’s brought us to where we are
  • What's the difference between a DNO and a DSO
  • What it would mean to be a DSO
  • What other countries have done
  • How to keep up to date on this fact changing topic
  • A definitive jargon­ busting glossary

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About the Author

Rich Hampshire is one of CGl's leading subject matter experts in the energy sector. Author of numerous papers and articles on areas as diverse as smart meters and grids, security and privacy, and the effect that market structure has in realising value from investment, Rich has more than 30 years' experience in the utilities sector, gained from a variety of roles including energy retail, energy services, energy markets, policy and regulation, and smart meter/grid strategy.