The Smart Grid by liamei12345

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									The Smart Grid


 Jordan Pepper
    MIS 304
 March 23, 2009
                   Video
http://www.youtube.com/w
 atch?v=ezFD8NanGMQ
What is the “Smart Grid”?
   Blanket Term
   Incorporates
     Curbing Demand
     Eliminates/Contains blackouts
     Decrease CO2 emissions
     Linking Grids
     Grid Energy Storage
What is the “Smart Grid”?
  1.Be able to heal itself
  2.Motivate consumers to actively
  participate in operations of the grid
  3.Resist attack
  4.Provide higher quality power that will
  save money wasted from outages
  5.Accommodate all generation and
  storage options
  6.Enable electricity markets to flourish
  7.Run more efficiently
What’s going on right now?
    11 billion dollars from stimulus
     package

    Projecting savings

    Pioneers

    Boulder, CO
              Boulder, CO
Parameters

Real Time information

Provider controls appliances

“Tivo-ing” Electricity
  Criticisms and Fears
Moving to fast

Technology can be cumbersome

Cyber Security

Who’s regulating security
 standards

								
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