Tag: smart grid

Timing is everything when it comes to energy savings

Don’t miss out on the holiday energy savings!

It’s the holly jolly season of energy savings! Well, technically we should be thinking about reducing our energy consumption in ...
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How to save money on energy this summer

How YOU Can Save Money This Summer

How To Save Money This Summer When the summer rolls around, it’s easy to forget about the AC blasting, lounge in front of the ...
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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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You'll love a smarter grid

We’ve got a new look

Just in time for summer, Smart Power Illinois is debuting a brand new look. We’ve overhauled our website to help Illinois’ ...
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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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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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The British are Coming!

Well… it’s more like the smart grid has come to Great Britain, too. Smart Energy GB is an independent project to “make sure ...
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Participants at the energy workshop

Experiencing Our Energy Use: A Cultural Approach to the Smart Grid

Let’s be frank: Energy usage doesn’t usually feel like the best conversation starter — let alone icebreaker. Yet, we all ...
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