14. October 2011 · Comments Off · Categories: News · Tags: , ,

The penetration of renewable energy technology in the U.S. is expected to increase dramatically over the next decade, as many states are implementing policies to expand this sector. However, the variable – and oftentimes, unpredictable – production of certain renewable energy resources – such as wind and solar – poses integration challenges for bulk-power system operators.

via North American Windpower: Content / New & Noteworthy / Berkeley Lab Report: Smart Grid Key To Renewable Energy Penetration.