Communication Technology

Only one percent of the vehicles on the road today are Electric Vehicles (EVs). This limited number of cars, trucks and buses pose no immediate threat to the nation’s grid integrity. But what happens as these numbers grow? What risks will utilities encounter as millions more EVs connect to the grid for their essential charge?
Communication Technology

Consumers who flip on lights and power up the ever-growing number of devices in their living rooms are receiving electricity from a grid that has to generate two Watts of electricity for every one Watt delivered. Put another way, the Department of Energy estimates that more than 60 percent of the source energy used to generate electricity is lost before it is consumed in our homes. Other estimates claim even larger losses. Other estimates claim even larger losses.