DOE is working with regional and local utilities and co-ops across the nation to improve the reliability of the grid and helping communities recover faster when disruptions occur. Case studies are available from several grant recipients describing how Smart Grid Investment Grants are making an impact.
Additional information is available on SmartGrid.gov, including impact metrics, tracking data, and specifics on all projects.
For more information about how funds from the Recovery Act are being put to work to improve safety, reliability, and service in systems across the country, visit OE's Recovery Act page.
For more information about how OE is leading the federal government’s efforts to accelerate modernization of the U.S. electric power grid by leveraging energy industry cost-share and collaboration to foster the deployment of smart grid technologies and systems and reduce barriers to investment, visit the Advanced Grid Integration Division page.