California Energy Commission

PGandE Releases Smart Grid Plan

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has published its long term vision for the Smart Grid, which will modernize its electric infrastructure to deliver energy and cost savings to PG&E customers across Northern and Central California.

California Energy Commission Funds Six New Projects

The California Energy Commission has awarded more than $4.6 million for six research projects designed to expand the state’s smart grid, improve power plant pollution measurements, and conserve energy and water. Funds for the projects come from the Commission’s Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) program, which supports public interest research and development.

Acorn Acquires GridSense

Energy technology holding company, Acorn Energy, announced acquired 100% of GridSense Pty. Ltd.