The U.S. West is integrating a decades-old 'synchrophasor' technology into the grid, allowing utilities to add more renewables and help avoid blackouts.
The Western electrical grid is in the midst of a major modernization using an old technology—the...
Oct 3, 2011
Alliance is helping U.S. water utilities integrate climate models into long-term planning to better adapt their operations to global warming
Ten of the nation's largest water utilities have teamed up to connect climate scientists and water...
Aug 19, 2011
Grassroots Mapping puts cheap and easy mapping tools into the hands of ordinary citizens
Mapping the earth from the sky has been an activity that only governments and corporations could...
Feb 15, 2011