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How do we change 110 years of consumer behavior? For a century energy consumers have treated energy as a commodity that was simply there at the flip of a switch. Now, electric utilities are asking them to adopt smart meters and … READ MORE
As the highest- ranking official, Hans Vijlbrief is responsible for Dutch policy on smart grids. KEMA’s director of smart energy, Frits Verheij, spoke with him about the necessary choices and his faith in consumers. READ MORE
Proper regulation of the Smart Grid is a necessity, but progress will be too slow if utilities wait for regulators before they implement Smart Grid technologies. READ MORE
André Pepitone da Nóbrega is the director of ANEEL, Brazil’s electricity regulatory agency. Working within the regulatory agency for over ten years, Nóbrega has watched the industry move closer toward the smart grid era. He is responsible for conducting the … READ MORE
Download the free paper here Smart meters are being rolled out around the world – however, with a lack of open standards, there are a number of potential challenges facing any installation. This paper makes the case for why open … READ MORE
Today’s Smart Grid is built on the backbone of all of the innovations, regulations, and policies that have been included in the power grid since its creation in 1880. Scroll through the timeline below to see some of the key points in history that brought us to where the Smart Grid is today. READ MORE