A Summary of Smart Benefits

Pritchard, Glenn
November 2011
Transmission & Distribution World;Nov2011 Supplement, p5
Trade Publication
The article presents the summary of the benefits of smart power grids. It mentions the opportunity that customers may gain to control their electric bill and energy consumption. It further cites the potential of smart grids to enable clients to automate their homes' response to price signals. Other advantages of the installation of smart grids include voltage control, distributed electric generation and automated outage management.


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