Smart Customer Guide: Demand-side Innovation for the Electric Grid

Recent grid upgrades implemented by the largest electric utilities in California blended with a revolution in energy data processing and energy saving technologies have the potential to transform the way California consumers generate and use electricity, and to move us toward a cleaner, more efficient energy future. From state and national agencies, to environmental and consumer groups, there is near universal agreement that consumers, given the knowledge, motivation and tools they need to participate…