Smart Grid Investment Grant Program Asset Investments

The U.S. Department of Energy is responsible for tracking deployment of investments made through the Smart Grid Investment Grant (SGIG) Program.

The SGIG Program asset investments include hardware, software, and programs that enable smart grid functions. The chart below shows assets implemented through the SGIG Program by the type of system. The chart shows equipment that is installed and operational to date.


Total Investments

Deployed as of March 31, 2015

in Millions of Dollars

Reported to dateEstimated at completion

AMI and Customer System Assets

$ 5,023 $ 5,290

Distribution Assets

$ 2,103 $ 1,960

Transmission Assets

$ 502 $ 580
* Investments include both federal and recipients' cost-share monies
** Number of entities reported: 116
** Dollar figures are the total project cost, government and utility funded.
Updated on March 13, 2015View All Data