Opt Out of an OADR Event
Opt Out allows the user to drop out of participating in an Event. It is enabled through the GRIDview screen.
To Opt Out
Opt Out is enabled through the GRIDview Home screen. Opt-Out is toggled ON or Off.
When in Opt-Out the Orange Tile appears.
Opt Out – No Event
Opt-Out can be toggled ON or Off when there is no Event. It is the state of the Opt-Out bit when the Event begins that is irreversible.
When there is no Event Pending or one Active, Opt Out can be freely.
Opt Out – Event Pending, Moderate, High
When there is an Event Pending or a Moderate, High or Special Signal present the user can Opt Out and a Opt Out Event tile will appear on the screen in a few seconds. This signals the VTN Server that the VEN has Opted-Out and the VTN will discontinue sending Event Signals even if the user toggles Opt-Out OFF.
The GRIDlink will ignore any further Event updates or new Events until this Event is completed.
Manual Opt-Out / Opt-in
In the Manual Mode the Opt-Out button will remain ON until the user turns it OFF. This is not recommended as this Opts-Out of all future Events. Opt Out reset (Manual) is indicated in the Alarm screen with a light blue background.
Home > Device Config
√ Automatic Opt-in Midnight
This will turn OFF Opt-Out automatically at Midnight to participate in future Events.
Opting Out will end participation in an Event. This cannot be reversed!
A momentary contact input on Digital Input 9 (Terminal 5) on the GRIDlink will Opt-Out at the local level.
The Opt-Out register can also be written via a Modbus command as well.
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