The Midwest lost smart grid jobs between 2016 and 2017, a dip analysts attributed to part of an ebb and flow caused by state and local policy changes.
Illinois is on track to reduce its planet warming carbon emissions by 22 percent by the year 2030, according to new research, thanks to the state’s massive energy bill that passed in 2016.
The key will be for utilities and third-party providers to develop applications with easy-to-use software.
A salesman with Schneider Electric says the benefits of microgrids are getting easier to see for certain customers.
Microgrids have struggled to compete with cheap power in the region, but a fledgling movement is finding a foothold.