Tag Archive | "power"

Smart Grid Stimulus

Thursday, March 19, 2009


The economic stimulus package has a provision for the electric utility industry. In this article we summarize the provisions for smart-grid upgrades, barriers to adoption of the smart-grid program and the jobs that are expected to result from this whole exercise.

Stimulus for Clean Renewable Energy

Wednesday, March 4, 2009


The recently passed stimulus package - The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act - provides some very significant opportunities for green entrepreneurs. This is a first in a series of articles to bring some organization to the package and to help entrepreneurs understand how it effects them.

Grid for Green Energy

Saturday, February 7, 2009


Provides a pointer to an excellent issue of the MIT Technology Review, and a related article from the New York Times. The grid is critical, and difficult.

Will Global Layoffs Benefit India?

Thursday, December 11, 2008


It is premature to believe that the business that was once theirs will now come to India. Much of it is hi- tech work that doesnt fit into the current paradigm of the Indian outsourcing industry.

What is Combined Heat and Power (CHP)?

Tuesday, December 2, 2008


Also known as cogenertation, these systems can generate electricity and then capture the heat that is generated and return it to building use. This creates energy efficiency while reducing the carbon footprint of the building.