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POWERGRID_INTERNATIONAL Volume 13 Issue 9
This past summer more than 100 Xcel Energy engineers, construction and contract workers have been focused on laying more than 250 miles of connectivity fiber, mapping out routes for a high-speed communication network and installing thousands of advanced meters in Boulder, Colo., as construction begins on the nation’s first SmartGridCity.
Utility, DR Provider Alliances: Meeting Regulatory Requirements, Reducing Costs and Driving System Reliability
Many utilities have received mandates from public utilities commissions (PUCs), state legislatures or other regulatory bodies requiring that a certain percentage of peak load be met by demand response and energy efficiency programs within a certain timeframe.
Imagine a school that has to develop training methods for three generations, ranging in age from 20-somethings to 50-somethings—from people born before color TV and raised on typewriters and the Cold War to those who grew up on video games, the Internet and Coldplay.
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