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In my view, the whole point of the smart grid is the benefits it can deliver to consumers, utilities, and society.
The smart grid will not only reduce energy waste and help utilities operate more efficiently — it also will improve reliability, deliver even more energy savings, minimize the need for extra power plants to meet peak demand, accommodate more wind and solar generation, and make it more economical to drive electric vehicles. 24 more words
This week PG&E filed with the California Public Utilities Commission its annual report on how its customers are using its website. Bottom line: They appear to be very interested in accessing their energy usage data online. 23 more words
Energy usage and tariff information generally isn’t easy to understand. To get input on how to solve this problem, U.K. energy regulator Ofgem has been conducting workshops with consumers across Great Britain. 35 more words