Six Trends Driving Load Response

Aug. 17, 2011
AUGUST 2011 Vol. 8, Issue 8

Six Trends Driving Load Response

The need for load response – the curtailing of electricity consumption based on the electric grid’s changing stress levels – will only increase over time, especially as energy prices continue to reflect the growing demand for power.

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