Benefits and costs of residential demand response

Always thought to be the more controversial side of demand response (DR) and energy management plans, the idea of utilities and energy companies employing residential demand response programs in the...

Smart meters 101

So you've decided to install an interval meter in your facility -- now what? Making the switch to energy efficient technology obviously means you're looking to save money, but where...

Your Utility’s Focus for 2013? Cyber Security

How should electric utilities be adjusting to the 21st century?  It seems with the explosion of smart grid technology across the country, and the world, utilities will now be accountable…

Get Smart: Are Smart Meters Getting a Bad Rap?

With the vulnerability of the US electric grid making headlines after Superstorm Sandy, it is obvious to just about every American that our electric grid is in serious need of…