By Wanda K. Reder
Smart Grid Introduces New Technologies and Services to Address these Trends
There is relief in sight, however: The smart grid will introduce transformative technologies and services to meet these very important market needs.
The smart grid will improve customer power reliability and power quality by employing network-connected sensors throughout the grid to anticipate and respond to outages in real time and nearly instantly. Smart grid technologies will substantially minimize the number and duration of outages so that services will be more robust and available.