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  1. More On Smart Meters

    The smart meter is an essential component to modernizing our energy delivery grid. Its two-way communication ability enables customers and BGE to better understand usage patterns and allows customers to better manage energy use and control costs. Before ...

  2. Honeywell gets Smart Grid division

    Article courtesy of Star Tribune   Honeywell's Golden Valley-based Building Solutions unit announced the establishment of separate "smart grid" division Monday that will help utilities and building owners better manage energy demand, save ...

  3. Entergy Enters App World

    Full article at Entergy.com New Orleans, La. – Entergy has been a leader in the utility industry in providing Web transaction services, including My Account, outage and transaction texting, outage maps and mobile Web access. Now, Entergy adds a new tool ...

  4. Duke Energy Consumers in Ohio Benefiting from Smart Grid Investments

    Duke Energy has for several years been installing digital smart meters and other equipment to modernize the power grid to improve reliability, increase efficiency and to give customers more control over their energy usage and costs. And our customers are ...

  5. Energy Department Develops Tool with Industry to Help Utilities Strengthen Their Cybersecurity Capabilities

    Article reposted from Energy.gov WASHINGTON-- As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to protecting America’s critical energy infrastructure, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced the release of a new Cybersecurity Self-Evaluation ...

  6. Chattanooga: A Small City With A Smarter Grid

    Article courtesy of Fastcoexist.com It’s hard to over-emphasize how antiquated much of the electricity grid is. Electricity companies typically have no idea when parts of the network go down, when customers are without power, or how much electricity they ...

  7. Pennsylvania’s Large-Scale Pilot Project

    Article courtesy of IEEE Smartgrid The initial focus is on improved distribution management in the area around Harrisburg. Ultimately, monitoring devices and wireless communications will be installed throughout the utility's operating area to improve ...

  8. PJM rides through storm, heat wave; EPB says smart grid minimized outage

    The nation’s largest regional transmission system operator rode through the effects of the derecho storm and weekend heat wave with no difficulty. PJM, which operates the grid that stretches from mid-Atlantic states to the Chicago area said it would keep ...

  9. OG&E Smart Hours/ Time of Use Price

    Article courtesy of Ecohoma One of the things I get questioned about in my personal/offline life is  OG&E’s “Smart Hours” program. If you aren’t a customer of Oklahoma Gas and Electric, this is their “time of use” pricing program.  I have heard all ...

  10. U.S. Department of Energy Releases Recovery Act Smart Grid Progress Report

    The U.S. Department of Energy Recovery Act Smart Grid Progress Report is now available on SmartGrid.gov. This report provides background information and the status of the smart grid projects that received funding through the Smart Grid Investment Grant ...

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