Tag: smart grid

Electric, Energy Consumption

What Do Consumers Expect from Their Electric Utility and the Smart Grid?

April 4, 2016

Via: Energy Manager Today

What do consumers expect from their electric utility? What programs and services are they likely to be interested in? And how can utilities earn their trust? Each year the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) releases its annual State of the […]

Energy Consumption, Global

China Rolls Out Proposal for Worldwide Grid

February 26, 2016

Via: Power Magazine

A proposal put forth by China—and one that it says has received “positive responses” and substantial backing from international groups, including the United Nations—foresees a global smart ultra-high-voltage (UHV) grid that transmits only “clean energy.” The Global Energy Interconnection (GEI) […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

The Road To Electric Utility Of The Future Is Paved With Prosumer Technology

February 16, 2016

Via: Forbes

In 2009, the U.S. government made the single largest investment ever in modernizing the U.S. power system. Nearly seven years and more than five billion in federal tax dollars later, the electric grid is technically a lot smarter than it […]