A Service of Energy CentralEnergyBlogs.com Logo

Happy New Year

The mist seems to have been lifted on the concept of smart grid.

Smart grid has to deliver reasonable cost energy consisting of  host of energy sources at all times to all consumers and also apply brakes on consumption if and when severe conditions occur.

Now four Pyramids that control this  process are

Supply chain



Distribution and utilization

These pyramids are all three level ones and interact with each other at all levels, horizontally and internally vertically

There are two more one Political and the other economic  which essentially concern human decisions, making the power system cybernatic

No smart grid is really possibile without designing effecient operation of these pyramids. Hence it is clear smart grid is just not smart metering or its assiciated technologies but a far bigger enterprise.Having defined the base objective of Smart grid it is easier to draw the road map to achieve it

It is now necessary to elaborate these pyramids

1012 Views Comments 0 Comments Comments Add Comment Author BioAuthor Bio
ReportReport This Post as Foul/Inappropriate

Problems  have a way of creating solutions in nature in other spheres of life.Networks have a way of repeating it self in many other spheres of our economic/ social/ political  life T...

A network of fiber optic communication going up to villages in India could serve admirably as the communication medium for smart grid operation. However the new associated technology to effect...

The term might look new but it has long been  in existance in various sectors such as politics/ administration/ economics. However its development related to Power sector is  poor.Current...


Blog Editor
Recent EntriesRecent Entries
Recent CommentsRecent Comments

Sponsored Content

Copyright © 1996-2016 by CyberTech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Energy Central ® is a registered trademark of CyberTech, Incorporated.
CyberTech does not warrant that the information or services of Energy Central will meet any specific requirements; nor will it be error free or uninterrupted; nor shall CyberTech be liable for any indirect, incidental or consequential damages (including lost data, information or profits) sustained or incurred in connection with the use of, operation of, or inability to use Energy Central.
2821 S. Parker Rd. Ste 1105 Aurora, CO 80014
Contact: Phone - 303-782-5510 Fax - 303-782-5331 or service@energycentral.com.