Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Smart Meters articles below.
Nine states and Washington D.C. lead the pack in electricity grid modernization. Navagant Research forecasts that the global Smart Grid as a Service (SGaaS) market, estimated at $1.7 billion in 2014, will grow to $11 billion in 2023.
Project connects more than 160 commercial and industrial facilities to trim energy use and costs and help further improve efficiency of supply.
The increase in migration from rural to urban areas is the major factor responsible for the growth of smart cities market, globally.
The manufacturers in the U.S. are investing more in smart meters and smart grids to provide an excellent foundation for smart city programs.