Breaking the gridlock

Forrest, James
June 2009
Utility Week;6/19/2009, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on the opportunity to deploy smart grids, prompted by the widespread rollout of smart meters in Great Britain. According to the author, putting the right plans in place for a smart grid allows for more efficient, clean, secure and reliable energy for the future. The role of smart grids in the deployment of renewable generation is noted. Moreover, a smart grid enables optimisation of the distribution and generation network to support changing energy use.


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