Weather extremes, renewable energy, e-mobility, the modernization of an aging infrastructure, and a focus on grid resiliency – these are the most urgent tasks for distribution system operators in the USA. Grid operators often face power quality challenges where service voltage is delivered to electric customers within the required range. Regulators and consumers continue to press grid operators for solutions to ensure quality delivery of electricity. Consequently, many operators need a cost-effective and simple to deploy alternative to cost-intensive and lengthy network expansion.