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Consumption Data Privacy

Utilities and non-utility providers of energy management services and devices should be barred from selling individual or aggregated consumer electricity usage data to third parties.

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Electricity Data Access

Utilities should provide end-users access to real-time consumption and pricing data using open standards. Any deployment of Smart Meters should enable consumers to authorize devices and services to access their meter's data using these standards.

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Nationwide Smart Grid

The National Broadband Plan (NBP) should direct th Deparent of Energy to report on progress made on achieving the the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) of 2007's "national policy goal" of a nationwide Smart Grid and recommend additional steps necessary to reach the goal, such as adoption of a Smart Grid investment tax credit, demand reduction tax credit, accelerated depreciation, or other steps. The NBP should ...more »

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Generating Mix

Distribution utilities should be required to provide near real-time information (at least hourly) on the mix of generation sources for the power being delivered in their system via Internet portals or APIs.

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Broadband over Powere Lines

Please see this link for Broadband over Power Lines -- http://www.state.nj.us/rpa/BPLwhitepaper.pdf This is a White Paper I wrote for NJ State. It also shows countries where Broadband over power lines is in place and the corresponding success rates. The idea is to offer greater options to the users. Currently, where I live, I have only one option - Comcast Cable. It has virtual monopoly. I do not have Verizon in ...more »

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Prioritizing Data on Public Wireless Networks

Commercial wireless broadband networks of the future should include prioritization schemes so that public safety and critical infrastructure data traffic using these networks has a high degree of likelihood of transmission during times of congestion.

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Wireless Networks and The Smart Grid

Commercial wireless networks should never be used for Smart Grid applications.

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