Cities are the nexus of societal needs and opportunities. According to the World Health Organization, as of 2014, 54% of the world’s population is residing in urban areas, up from 30% in 1930.
Advanced Energy Stakeholder Groups convene quarterly in key cities with focused leadership engagement from regulatory bodies, utilities, transmission operators, city, state and federal governments, large energy users and energy solution providers to architect a more affordable, cleaner and reliable energy future, today.
Key Focal Points Include:
Transit & mobility
Grid Optimization/Microgrids & Critical Infrastructure
design and Function of Commercial & Industrial Buildings as Pro-Sumers and virtual power plants
Distributed Systems Approach to Smarter Cities
Technology and Cyber Security
Climate Change, Reliability and Sustainability Goals