Unlike other smart grid investments, customer-facing technologies and programs—such as in-home displays, programmable communicating thermostats, and web portals—require effective communications and new interactions between utilities and customers to maximize the value of new capabilities. Effective outreach, education, marketing, and messaging […] Read More
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The advanced metering system IFP plans to install has provided immense savings to utilities through more efficient operations – from improved load management to theft detection. These posters illustrate those savings and reach.
In its 2011 Smart Grid Deployment Plan, PG&E outlined its Smart Grid vision: “Providing customer safe, reliable, secure, cost-effective, sustainable, and flexible energy services through the intergration of advanced communications and control technologies to transform the operations of PG&E electric […] Read More
Vermont Law School’ s Institute for Energy and the Environment Smart Grid Project utilizes case study analysis of smart grid program implementation to examine the question: what legal, regulatory, and other policy changes can best ensure that Smart Grid implementation […] Read More