In Successful Test of Fast-DR, Northern California Takes Another Step Towards Smart Grid

Graph showing the typical result of a reduction in power use in a facility
August 2009

Smart grid software and hardware technology developed by the Berkeley Lab helped Northern California power utility Pacific Gas and Electric Company and several of its commercial and industrial customers demonstrate that they can reduce power usage automatically and quickly in support of grid reliability. This approach is sometimes called Fast-DR (fast demand response).

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