Article: Wildfire disasters and the challenge to create a smart electric grid
Tim Barat explores challenges with an electric grid based on pre-World War I technology and how sensor networks could help collect data for analysis to prevent devastation.
Climate challenges and increased electrification are posed to create an enormous strain on our grid.
It will be critical to have a power distribution system that can flex its strength with resilience and be smart enough with proactive insight and technologies. The grids of the past will no longer fit the bill for our future climate goals.
Learn how intelligent technology is addresses antiquated processes to create the grid of the future.
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