Smart Grid

Enhancement of the grid to increase the capacity, flexibility, resiliency, reliability, security and efficiency of the electric power system.


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Avangrid’s Central Maine Power Secures $30 Million To Deploy Smart Grid Technology

Oct. 23, 2023
CMP will install the distribution supervisory control and data acquisition switch program to help prevent system faults, especially in disadvantaged communities.
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The Illuminating Company Completes Grid Enhancement Projects in Lake County

Nov. 15, 2022
Plan filed to build on project through second phase of smart grid technology investments.
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U.S. DOE Seeks Input on Biden's $10.5 billion Grid Resilience and Innovation Partnership Program

Sept. 8, 2022
DOE seeks public feedback on Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s Grid Resilience Innovation Programs meant to enhance the power grid’s ability to deliver cheaper, cleaner ...
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UK's Northern Powergrid Launches a Smart Grid Pilot

Nov. 22, 2021
The £2.5m first-of-its-kind smart-grid program, known as "Microresilience," uses energy storage systems and innovative communications technology.
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New Global Smart Grid Partnership Launched to Unlock Local Solutions to Climate Change

Nov. 11, 2021
Electricity distribution companies from the UK, Australia, Italy, and Japan have joined forces to revolutionize and support communities to engage with electricity grids of the...
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Chattanooga’s Smart Grid Earns Peer Gold Certification for Resilience and Sustainability

Jan. 6, 2022
Volkswagen in Chattanooga leverages local PEER certification to advance its facilities.
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NY Governor Announces Winner of New York-Israel Smart Energy Challenge

Dec. 15, 2021
New York Power Authority collaborates with Tel-Aviv-based award winner to use artificial intelligence to monitor transmission lines improving statewide grid security, enabling...
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Quantum Computing Foundations for the Next-Generation Electric Grid

Nov. 12, 2021
Grid analytics signifies a set of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) tools to support accurate modeling appropriate for various time scales of decision making at different layers of...
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DOE Invests US$61 Million for Smart Buildings that Accelerate Renewable Energy Adoption, Grid Resilience

Oct. 25, 2021
Ten “connected communities” will equip more than 7000 buildings with smart controls, sensors, and analytics to reduce energy use, costs, and emissions.