CABA Information Series

(IS-2012-127) Assessment of Demand Response and Advanced Metering

The report from the United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is the 2011 annual survey requested by Congress on demand response programs for all class of customers. Smart meter deployments increased from 8.7% to 13.4% between 2009 and 2011. Privacy protection for the more frequent consumption data collected is discussed. FERC is requesting that demand response be considered on par with generation when planning regional energy requirements. Demand response programs and actions by various states are summarized.






















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