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Smart Grid

  • By: Karen Ehrhardt-Martinez & Vanessa McKinney
  • In: Green Energy: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Energy Policy

The smart grid is an electricity transmission and distribution system that combines electric generation and distribution technologies with high-tech information and communications technologies. The benefits of a smart grid are many, although those who advocate its development are ...

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