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[MAREA] New SunShot Project for High-Density Grid Integration of Pennsylvania Solar

New DOE SunShot pilot project will use smart grid technology to connect hundreds of new Pennsylvania solar installations to grid by 2020 Megan Toomey, PPL Electric, Keystone Solar Future Project Program Manager In January of this year, PPL won a DOE SunShot award of more than $3 million as part of a program to support the integration of solar energy […]

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[MAREA] Book Discussion: The Grid

“The Grid” by Gretchen Bakke, PhD (Bloomsbury, 2016) “The grid is not just something we built, but something that grew with America, changed as our values changed, and gained its form as we developed as a nation. It is a machine, an infrastructure, a cultural artifact, a set of business practices, and an ecology.” The electric grid could be the […]

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