Energy Monitoring for Profit: Introducing Demand Response

Documents/White Papers - 1993
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This white paper introduces the concept of demand response (DR) in energy management. DR offers an opportunity for industrial and commercial businesses to not just reduce energy costs, but also earn a revenue stream from their use of electrical energy.

The paper briefly discusses how electrical energy is produced and distributed in the United States and then describes four practical steps automation professionals can begin now to take advantage of DR programs in their area.