27. January 2011 08:45
The Washington DC metro area got about 6- 12 inches of snow starting yesterday and that has pretty much brought the whole area to stand-still. Hundreds of motorists stranded on the GWParkway and thousands of homes and office are without power. Yours truly whose home and office happen to be in Pepco area has lost power in both places. I am doing this blog from a local library that has power but has lost its Internet connection.
Here are the number of customers without power from Pepco, BG&... [More]
25. January 2011 03:50
Got back from sunny Orlando [rather reluctantly as the temperatures were in the teens back here in DC] last week after participating in the 21st annual AESP conference and trade show. I had somewhat lowered expectations given the current condition of the economy, but was pleasantly surprised by the strength and variety of programs from utilities and products/services from vendors. From the crowd at the opening keynote, i would estimate there were about 300+ industry folks at the conference and there were about 50 companies exhibiting at the show. [More]
20. August 2010 04:29
NV Energy has announced that it has secured formal, regulatory approval of its Advanced Service Delivery (ASD) project. On July 28, the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) unanimously approved NV Energy’s ASD project. Advanced Service Delivery is NV Energy's smart grid/smart meter project, and will enable customers to directly manage their energy use and allow for better management of energy resources statewide. NV Energy received $138 million in Smart Grid Investment Grant stimul... [More]