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Smart Meters Are Already Obsolete

July 12th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor

Freerk Bisschop, Director Smart Energy at Rockstart, and Evert Jaap Lugt, Managing Director at Yes!Delft, talk about what they look for in contenders for the New Energy Challenge –- and for their own startup programs


We Need Smart Grid Charges Before Smart Meters

April 17th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor

We desperately need green NGOs and campaigners to campaign for time-of-day-electricity charging. Then we will get real smart meters, not the sham ones that are being installed now


Campaign Launched to Counter Utilities’ Efforts to Derail California’s Net Metering Program

August 4th, 2012 | by Andrew

With much of the US continuing to experience high heat and drought, distributed solar, and renewable power sources are helping alleviate the strains on electricity grids. Ongoing progress to integrate more clean, renewable energy into US power grids is threatened by utilities' efforts to derail efforts such as California's Net Metering program, however, according to Protect Net Metering.


Pacific Northwest Grid Operators Ready US’ Largest Smart Grid Trial

June 19th, 2012 | by Andrew

In what's sure to be a closely watched smart grid event, project partners have installed the Pacific Northwest Smart Grid Demonstration Project's transaction control system, which, if all goes well, will dynamically manage electricity demand, supply and grid conditions across interconnected assets of 11 utilities.



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