Urban Issues

What you can learn, unlearn, or try to deal with as service areas grow in power density
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TBAPhiladelphia, PAPatrick DugganTBA1500.00Coming Soon!

a) For utilities: a better understanding on why they are each very different, how it affects ability of a utility to explain and defend legitimate utility issues and encouragement to engage on Win-Win technical issues (not business plans)  with both smart grid and new technology developers. b) For smart grid and new technology developers: a better appreciation for utility financial restraints, impacts of regulation, rate case timing, different rate structures, responsibilities for reliability and the negative aspects of new technologies that utilities will have to deal with (and that developers should engage through a similar Win-Win technical vein)

U.S. DOE Solar Instructor Training Network Penn State Sustainability Institute U.S. DOE Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Mid-Atlantic Solar Energy Industries Association