Category: Smart Grid Rollout

Chicago is smarter than you might think

Sweet home, Smart Chicago

If you live in the city of Chicago, you probably have a new digital smart meter installed that can help you use energy, smarter. ...
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The SGCC reports on consumer behavior

Guess who’s smart about the grid!

Last week, the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative released a report confirming a fact we already suspected about our readers: ...
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How green is the smart grid?

One of the key reasons for the momentum behind upgrading the smart grid is because of the smart grid’s potential to reduce the ...
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Cat watching his energy usage. From Smart Energy GB

5 Fun Videos to Get You Going Green

You know that feeling when you’re scouring the internet for new strategies to go green and then, suddenly, you find that needle ...
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Programs to Help You Save

If you live in a building with a smart meter, then you may have heard of “Hourly Pricing” for ComEd customers or Ameren’s ...
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More Jobs in Clean Energy

Did you hear the news? The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) released a report saying that the renewable energy ...
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Preparing Illinois for a Renewable Future

We’ve said it before but it bears repeating: Illinois is ahead of the pack in terms of green energy infrastructure and ...
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Two men with a solar panel

Good For People, Good for the Environment

Two articles this week got us thinking about how what is good for the planet can — and should — help people too.  The two ...
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Tracking the Smart Grid’s Environmental Impact

Smart meters can help you save money and help the environment at the same time. Wait — what’s that we hear? Skeptics: ...
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Apartment Building

Energy Efficiency in Apartment Buildings

For those of us who live in apartment buildings, keeping energy costs low can be a shared responsibility. Neighbors, supers, and ...
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