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The Animal Farm Of Things

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The Overlooked Consumer In Smart Grid

Simple, goal-oriented, and integrated -- these are some of the characteristics for consumer engagement of the smart grid. Utilities have a ways to go.
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A Road Map To Energy Efficiency

What does an energy efficiency for buildings road map look like? The California Public Utilities Commission has an answer.