21. July 2011 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

If we want to implement renewable energy at a large scale, the grid needs to smarten up. Renewables like solar and wind are intermittent sources so they can’t provide the same energy security as gas fired power plants. On the one hand scientists are working on finding better methods to store electricity but on the other hand distribution needs to become more intelligent.

via Fall 2011 The Smart Grid Becomes Self-Aware | Tech the Future.