Smart Grid: Where Are We With This, Really?

Weil, Michael
December 2010
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2010, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p7
The article offers the author's insights on the impact of the implementation of smart grid on heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) industry. It states that California have started rolling out smart meters, enabling the grid to communicate with appliances and systems in homes and commercial buildings. According to UTC vice president and general manager Mike Oldak, smart grid is not about energy conservation, but it is about saving money.


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