06 Dec '11, 1pm

Green Blog: A Mismatch Between Grid Regulation and Modern Needs: Because no single entity is charged with lookin...

Research Policy, via M.I.T. Grid-monitoring technology is improving, a study suggests, but more work is needed to figure out how to use the information. Research budgets in the area are shrinking, the study also points out. Rooftop solar power is unfairly subsidized yet draws excessive opposition from utility companies because of the way the grid allocates costs for power distribution, according to a new study released by the Massachusetts Institute for Technology. The study also includes more conventional findings, suggesting, for example, that the North American power grid is adequate for meeting current needs but will have more and more trouble integrating intermittent sources of power like the wind and sun unless a single entity is given more authority to marshal resources across state lines. “We have a grid in the United States which is old but hardly archaic,” said a...

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 06 Dec '11, 1pm

Research Policy, via M.I.T. Grid-monitoring technology is improving, a study suggests, but more work is needed to figure o...

Smart Grid: Dynamic Pricing and AMI For All by 2030?: The U.S. electric grid is not crumbling. The regulatory

Smart Grid: Dynamic Pricing and AMI For All by ...

greentechmedia.com 06 Dec '11, 8pm

The U.S. electric grid is not crumbling. The regulatory structure that supports it, however, is showing its age. Those are...

New Lab to Help Utilities 'See' Grid of the Future

New Lab to Help Utilities 'See' Grid of the Future

nrel.gov 06 Dec '11, 8pm

Connecting that small amount of renewables into the power grid is not a big deal. "If you have 1,000 homes and five to 10 ...

New Lab to Help Utilities "See" Grid of the Future

renewableenergyworld.com 07 Dec '11, 3pm

Now, it's time for a tune up. Newer power generation technologies such as wind and solar are gaining market share, while a...

New Lab to Help Utilities "See" Grid of the Fut...

renewableenergyworld.com 07 Dec '11, 3pm

Now, it's time for a tune up. Newer power generation technologies such as wind and solar are gaining market share, while a...

What Will It Take to Integrate Renewables Into the Grid and How Much Will It Cost? via @greentechmedia

What Will It Take to Integrate Renewables Into ...

greentechmedia.com 05 Dec '11, 5pm

From a European Network of Transmission System Operators report This article is the first in a series that will consider m...

New Study: Solar Grid Parity Is Here Today via @greentechmedia

New Study: Solar Grid Parity Is Here Today via ...

greentechmedia.com 07 Dec '11, 6pm

Solar materials prices are down, financing is more accessible and technology has extended solar system life. The result: T...

How Much Do SEO Consultants & Agencies Charge? ...

seomoz.org 06 Dec '11, 8am

In the past few months, a number of folks have brought up this old blog post of mine on SEO pricing . The now 4-year-old c...

Singapore needs trust to overcome challenges: PM

Singapore needs trust to overcome challenges: PM

straitstimes.com 06 Dec '11, 3am

What holds Singapore together is trust between the Government, unions and employers, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong a...

Kenneth Rogoff: Is Modern Capitalism Sustainable?

Kenneth Rogoff: Is Modern Capitalism Sustainable?

straitstimes.com 06 Dec '11, 12pm

Will modern capitalism be a victim of its own success in producing massive wealth? -- PICTURE: BT CAMBRIDGE - I am often a...

Con la adquisición de la empresa americana @eMe...

siemens.com 05 Dec '11, 3pm

"The acquisition of eMeter means that EnergyIP meter data management software will become an integral part of our smart gr...

Group Purchase Gets Residential Solar to Grid Parity in Los Angeles

Group Purchase Gets Residential Solar to Grid P...

cleantechnica.com 05 Dec '11, 9pm

The savings from the group purchase are enormous. With prices are around $4.40 per Watt installed for solar, Open Neighbor...

A Master Plan for N.J.'s Energy Needs: There are no surprises, but environmentalists and some legislators are st...

A Master Plan for N.J.'s Energy Needs: There ar...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 07 Dec '11, 8pm

The final version of Gov. Chris Christie’s master plan on energy for New Jersey is in, reflecting only minimal tweaks sinc...

Smart Grid Technology Helps Data Centers Conser...

environmentalleader.com 14 Dec '11, 8am

Demand reduction opportunities combined with cogeneration – both supported by smart meters – can enable data centers to go...