Overview: The AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH is an Austrian research institute with a European format and focuses on the key infrastructure issues of the future. The AIT Safety & Security Department focuses on these two important aspects of ever-increasing relevance for today’s citizens. The Department is devoting concerted efforts to guaranteeing operational efficiency and reliability of all critical infrastructures. In the field of electricity networks and distributed energy resources, AIT’s Energy Department’s main expertise is in low and high voltage technology, power quality, safety and reliability analysis. AIT has long term experience in active integration of distributed generation in distribution networks and related applications. The Innovation Systems Department at AIT uses its expertise to promote the sustainable development of regions, design innovative infrastructures, and open opportunities for business activities.