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Utility Smart Grid And Smart Meters: Where’s The Savings For Electricity Customers?

The smart grid and smart meter are great ideas. The smart grid and meter is suppose to connect information technology to meters so consumers can actually see in real time what they are spending and how to save money. So … Continue reading

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75+% Renewable Energy AND Competitive Prices

Marin Energy Authority of California is the first utility in the country to source over 75% of its electricity supply from non-fossil/non-nuclear generation. Further, it delivers this energy to homes and businesses at prices that beat the local utility‚Äôs price … Continue reading

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One picture of our renewable energy future?

Is this picture our renewable energy future? Look at the technology deployed. There are the obvious solar panels. But there is also a battery storage system that would enable this outdoor light to operate at night using solar electricity generated … Continue reading

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