Smart Meter, Meet the Smart Grid

In my prior post, I wrote about the smart grid. Here's a quick bit about how Smart Meters play a role. As I mentioned before, the Smart Meter provides communications to the power plant; the plant can learn if you're getting the proper voltage, and also how much you're using at the moment. But, this...

The Smarts Behind the Smart Grid

The Smart Grid is a pretty abstract thing. I thought I would write a few posts explaining some of the ways it plays a critical role in enabling a more efficient, more reliable and more flexible power system.