March 15, 2010


From Electrical Wholesaling's G-Biz: A college student at the Rhode Island School of Design is promoting a device intended to cut down on the wasteful use of electricity by chargers for cell phones and other consumer electronics products.

February 3, 2010

From Connected Planet: Consumer empowerment, information competition is changing the landscape for utilities, IBM exec says

February 1, 2010

We have been told the technologies of the intelligent grid are going to change the way we work and do business. It is going to transform the electro-mechanical power system of the last millennium into a 21st century digitally integrated power network. That is a pretty tall order when you think about it. (go to article  in T&D World)

January 22, 2010

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has taken an active and financial role in plans for both the smart grid and broadband development, and it’s now encouraging the two industries to use one another. Speaking Thursday to attendees of the Cleantech Investor Summit, (go to article in Connected Planet)

January 1, 2010

A comprehensive and well-written overview of the complex issues that have stopped the nation from jumping big-time into renewable generation. How do you use energy from remote wind and solar farms without building expensive transmission lines across ecologically sensitive land?  (go to article in EC&M)