Category Archives: Smart Grid

Foundations Of Electricity Generation Are Shifting Dramatically

The democratization of energy is underway. Just as the internet and mobile phones have fundamentally altered how we communicate and access information, technological trends in the energy arena are leading us towards a future of decentralization where control over energy … Continue reading

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NC Clean Energy Policies Boost Economy, Save Customers Money

A new North Carolina study reveals clean energy policies in that state created over 21,000 jobs and generated $1.7 billion in economic activity between 2007 and 2012. In addition, these policies are expected to result in $173 million in customer … Continue reading

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Hope For Federal Clean Energy Policy

Can Congress come to consensus on clean energy issues? Some analysts are seeing signs of hope. Read More

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Utility CEO Vows Focus On Climate Change

A recently retired electric utility CEO from Entergy Corp vows to continue to push the industry and the nation to address climate change. Read More

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Electricity Takes Center Stage At Super Bowl?

What’s the lesson from 2013’s Super Bowl black out? The country needs a smarter grid. Read More

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