David Bernstein sheds light on Cloud Computing and its role in the development of the Smart Grid.
Question: Why should utility executives care about Cloud Computing?
Steve Widergren, an editor of IEEE's Transactions on Power Systems, shares his thoughts about the integration of many of the key variables important to Smart Grid's future success.
Question: What is Pacific Northwest National Laboratory's role in Smart Grid?
Noel Schulz describes the balancing act that many different types of engineers must perform as Smart Grid unfolds over the years to come.
Question: How would you define Smart Grid?
In this interview, John McDonald clears up common misconceptions about Smart Grid. He also explains the need for Smart Grid technologies, standards and policies to advance concurrently to ensure success of this new industry.
Question: Are there messages about the Smart Grid that are being miscommunicated or overhyped in the media and need to be clarified?
Mark McGranaghan sheds light on the communications and power delivery infrastructure that provides the critical underpinning for Smart Grid.
Question: What is your definition of Smart Grid?
In this interview, Dr. Stefano Galli discusses the need for a holistic understanding of Smart Grid. He explains that a system-wide view of Smart Grid is fundamental to effective research and development and to network design.
Question: Smart Grid means different things to different people. How do you view the Smart Grid and how do you define it?
In this interview, Russell Lefevre discusses the roles electric vehicles play in the Smart Grid, the benefits they provide to the environment and national security, and the technical, commercial and regulatory challenges that influence EV deployments and acceptance.
Question: Why are electric vehicles important to the Smart Grid?