What Smart Grid Means to Facility Managers

What Smart Grid Means to Facility Managers

The introduction of a Smart Grid will bridge the communication gap between supply and demand, spanning from power plants into our homes, businesses and data centers. Utilities, as well as government and industry leaders, see it as the ideal vehicle to enable utilities to enhance and better manage power distribution, while giving end users the ability to monitor and control their power usage in an effort to reduce energy costs.

In this video, Don Blackman, Vice President of Marketing for Emerson Network Power's ASCO Power Switching and Controls business, will explain the numerous benefits a Smart Grid will promise for facility mangers, including greater control of power consumption, energy efficiency and cost reductions.