Monitor Power Usage With Smart Meters

THIS WEEK: Did you know that the cost of using electricity changes throughout the day depending on the level of stress on our grid? In this webisode, Planet Forward talks to Quadlogic Controls Corporation in New York City about how smart meters can save us energy and money.

FROM OUR BLOG: Check out PFF Sayre Swarztrauber’s blog post about smart meters and energy management.

ALSO: Want to see other ways small businesses are working to de-stress our electricity grid? Duke alumnus David Brewster talks about how his company, EnerNOC, helps drive energy efficiency.

FROM OUR NEWSDESK: The results are in! Here are 12 smart grid companies to watch in 2012.

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