The article presents the final outcomes and results of the eBADGE project. Project brings out promising results achieved and three important messages regarding the liberalization of the energy data, the role of Virtual Power Plant (VPP) for optimizing the energy chain and importance of decreasing overall balancing costs by cross-border exchange of balancing power.

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cyberGRID is the technical coordinator of the European funded project named eBADGE. Its overall objective is to propose an optimal pan-European Intelligent Balancing mechanism to integrate Virtual Power Plant Systems by means of an integrated communication infrastructure that can assist in the management of the electricity transmission and distribution grids in an optimized, controlled and secure manner.