Examples and case studies

A Smart Grid as the Backbone for a Smart City

Fri, 2013-03-15 11:40 -- Liz Enbysk

In 2011, the city of Chattanooga, Tennessee completed the installation of a smart grid that is becoming the backbone of a smart city, with measurable benefits. Installed by the Electric Power Board (EPB), the community-owned electric utility, the project encompassed EPB's 600-square-mile service area.