The important German magazine netzpraxis (https://www.energie.de/netzpraxis/aktuell/uebersicht) has published an interview with the FlexPlan coordinating person Gianluigi Migliavacca in its las issue (netzpraxis 05/2021, 29 April 2021). The interview (in German) clarifies the main motivations as well as the ambitions of the FlexPlan project. The FlexPlan interview can be downloaded here: https://flexplan-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/Projekt-FlexPlan-für-Projektseite-np21_5_32_Berger_Bhn.pdf.
The FlexPlan project aims at establishing a new grid planning methodology considering the opportunity to introduce new storage and flexibility resources
in electricity transmission and distribution grids as an alternative to building
new grid elements.