Smart Grid

The smart grid provides a two-way flow of power, as opposed to our current power grid that only facilitates a one-way flow of power.

Time to Get Smart About Smart Grids

Thu, 2011-06-23 14:39

Smart phones. Smart cars. Smart meters. Smart grids. It seems like every time we turn around the techno-giants have invented another world-changing smart technology.

Yet our country’s electricity is provided by an arcane, inefficient and decidedly “dumb” power grid that hasn’t changed since the dawn of electric power as we know it.