18 Jan '12, 11am

California Gets the Green Button: Well, that was fast. Just months after U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra challenged the...

California Gets the Green Button: Well, that was fast. Just months after U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra challenged the...

Well, that was fast. Just months after U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra challenged the nation’s utilities to build a “Green Button” system to share their customers’ energy data, California’s biggest utilities have risen to the challenge. That’s the news from Wednesday’s Green Button event in Santa Clara, Calif., where utilities and smart grid vendors are touting the launch of what could become a nationwide standard for delivering household energy data in a common format. After months of behind-the-scenes work , Pacific Gas & Electric and San Diego Gas & Electric have announced they’re delivering Green Button data to about 6 million California customers. Southern California Edison plans to roll out the button to its 4 million customers later this year, and according to a White House announcement, utilities in other states — Texas, maybe? — are expected to join the party soon. In the ...

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