21 May '11, 11pm

#SmartGrid Hawaiian Islands Site of Smart Grid Demonstration: WWW.EVWORLD.COM: Smart grid to be rolled out in Ki...

Beginning in 2012, energy partners from the United States and Japan will collaborate on a multimillion dollar smart grid demonstration project in neighborhoods in the Kihei and Wailea areas. The project will include installation of smart controls at the neighborhood level and integrate variable renewable energy resources, such as solar and wind power. The intention is to prepare the electric system ahead of electric vehicle use island-wide.

Full article: http://www.evworld.com/news.cfm?rssid=25811