The Changing World of Demand Side Management

The Changing World of Demand Side Management

Information technology drives program improvements at electric utilities.

With the growing need for more electricity, gas, and water due to population growth, increases in energy/water demand per capita, changing economic dynamics, and other factors, electric utilities across the globe are facing decisions to either build more infrastructure or reduce demand (or at least slow the rate of demand growth). Reducing demand for a resource (e.g., creating “negawatts”) without degrading — and frequently improving — the result (e.g., light, heat, computing power, etc

Register to view the full article

Register on EC&M and gain access to premium content, including this article and much more.

TAGS: Construction
Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.