Occasional musings about academia, research, travel, arts, and, most importantly, cycling.
Saturday, February 20, 2010
Putting the Smart in the Smart Grid?
Engadget reports (here) that Google has been given authority by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to buy and sell energy in bulk, just like any other utility. I have no idea what Google is planning, but Google's history suggests that it should be exciting, innovative, and socially useful.