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Find short documents highlighting important smart grid topics in easy to consume formats.

 

How Does Solar Photovoltaic Energy Work?

If you’re thinking of installing a residential solar energy system in your home, you’ll likely be dealing with solar photovoltaic panels. Does all of this terminology make you nervous about what you’re getting into?

Published: May 22, 2017
Categories: Distributed Generation and Utility Preparedness.
Author: National Council for Solar Growth.
Resource Type: Fact Sheets.
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How the Power Grid Works

This infographic explains how the grid works to power not only your house, but every house on the block, in your city, town, state and beyond at all times of the day.

Published: April 19, 2017
Categories: Consumer Engagement, Educational Materials, and Technology.
Author: ChooseTexasPower.org.
Resource Type: Fact Sheets.
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Smart Cities Fact Sheet

SGCC has produced a fact sheet to explores why consumers should care about smart cities, why grid modernization is a critical component and examples from around the country while ultimately showing that we’re all in this together.

Published: January 26, 2017
Categories: Consumer Engagement and Smart Cities.
Author: Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative.
Resource Type: Fact Sheets.
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Clean Power Plan + the Smart Grid: Shared Goals

What are the common goals of the clean power plan and the smart grid and how do they align with what consumers want?

Published: December 14, 2015
Categories: Consumer Engagement, Educational Materials, and Smart Grid Benefits.
Author: Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative.
Resource Type: Fact Sheets.
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