Demand Response with Smart Meters

Demand Response (DR) is a process for trimming electrical load, also referred to as load shedding, to reduce peak loads on a portion of the grid. Load shedding has been used by utilities for many years, usually in cooperation with Continue reading Demand Response with Smart Meters

Smart Grid Award

Power Magazine has announced it will give an annual award to the best smart grid project. This is welcome news, primarily because the criterion for the award removes the hype that is prevalent in the media. Here are the criteria Continue reading Smart Grid Award