Smart Grid

Evaluating Data Access and Privacy
(March 2015)

This paper explores the emerging issues concerning the use and sharing of customer information that is generated by advanced meters and other intelligent power-sector infrastructure.  It also notes areas of smart grid that have value, particularly in the domain of data access, that may be overlooked.  


The Smart Grid: A Primer

(May 2009)

Commissioners, companies, customers, and other electricitysector stakeholders are asking questions about the smart grid – what it is, what it can do, what value it brings, and what potential pitfalls should be avoided when considering moving forward. This frequently asked questions (FAQ) factsheet seeks to explore some of these questions and provide brief answers.