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Voltage and Power Optimization Saves Energy and Reduces Peak Power Oct. 2015      
Renovating the Grid and Revitalizing a Neighborhood Oct. 2015

Harnessing New Generation and Storage Technologies for the Grid Oct. 2015        

East Penn Manufacturing Delivers New Battery Technology for Electrical Grid Support Oct. 2015          
Improving Security in the Growing Smart Energy Corridor Oct. 2015  
Power to the People: Advanced Meter Reading Supports Consumer Programs Oct. 2015
Making Electricity a Value Proposition for the Consumer Oct. 2015
Improving Efficiency with Dynamic Line Ratings Oct. 2015        
Spinning a Solution to Momentary Electric Grid Disturbances Oct. 2015          
Energy Storage with Staying Power Oct. 2015          
Demonstrating Coordinated Resources in the Pacific Northwest Oct. 2015


Smart Grid Technologies Cut Emissions and Costs in Ohio Oct. 2015

Energy Storage System Firms a Renewable Resource Oct. 2015          
New Forecasting Tools Enhance Wind Energy Integration in Idaho and Oregon Aug. 2014. 2014        

Automated Demand Response Benefits California Utilities and Commercial/Industrial Customers Sep. 2014
Integrated Smart Grid Provides Wide Range of Benefits in Ohio and the Carolinas Sep. 2014  

Using Smart Grid Technologies to Modernize Distribution Infrastructure in New York Aug. 2014    
Control Center and Data Management Improvements Modernize Bulk Power Operations in Georgia Aug. 2014        
Oncor's Pioneering Transmission Dynamic Line Rating Demonstration Lays Foundation for Follow-On Deployments May 2014        
Smart Meter Investments Benefit Rural Customers in Three Southern States Mar. 2014

Smart Meter Investments Yield Positive Results in Maine Jan. 2014



SGIG Accelerates Grid Modernization in Minnesota Apr. 2013

Michigan Utility Modernizes Electricity Delivery and Provides Improved Service to Customers Apr. 2013

Providing Grid Flexibility in Wyoming and Montana Apr. 2013    
Smart Grid Savings and Grid Integration of Renewables in Idaho Mar. 2013

Demand Response Defers Investment in New Power Plants in Oklahoma Apr. 2013
Smart Grid Solutions Strengthen Electric Reliability and Customer Services in Florida Jul. 2012


Critical Peak Pricing Lowers Peak Demands and Electric Bills in South Dakota and Minnesota Jun. 2012
Transforming Electricity Delivery in Florida Apr. 2012  
CenterPoint Energy's Smart Grid Solutions Improve Operating Efficiency and Customer Participation Mar. 2012


Glendale, California Municipal Invests in Smart Grid to Enhance Customer Services and Improve Operational Efficiencies Mar. 2012

Pacific Northwest - Battelle Smart Grid Demonstration Project 2012 Annual Report Jan. 2012

A "Model-Centric" Approach to Smarter Electric Distribution Systems Jan. 2012    
Building a Smarter Distribution System in Pennsylvania Jan. 2012    

Vermont Pursues a Statewide Smart Grid Strategy Dec. 2011
Agricultural Demand Response Program in California Helps Farmers Reduce Peak Electricity Usage, Operate More Efficiently Year–Round Dec. 2011
Workforce Training Case Study Oct. 2011                
At the Forefront of the Smart Grid: Empowering Consumers in Naperville, Illinois Oct. 2011
Smarter Meters Help Customers Budget Electric Service Costs Oct. 2011                  
Synchrophasor Technologies for a Better Grid Aug. 2011

Smart Meter Investments Support Rural Economy in Arkansas Aug. 2011

Bright Lights, Big City: A Smarter Grid in New York Jun. 2011    

A Smarter Electric Circuit: Electric Power Board of Chattanooga Makes the Switch Jun. 2011    
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association - Helping America's Electric Cooperatives Build a Smarter Grid to Streamline Operations and Improve Service Jun. 2011            
Reducing Peak Demand to Defer Power Plant Construction in Oklahoma Jun. 2011
A Smart Grid Strategy for Assuring Reliability of the Western Grid Jun. 2011        

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