Philippines shifts to "smart" electrical grid

11/15/2013 |

The Philippines' electrical grid is taking a step toward greater reliability and energy efficiency with a smart grid project announced by Manila Electric (Meralco). General Electric will provide new meters and system integration services as part of a "long-term smart grid roadmap," said Meralco's Alfredo Panlilio. The new type of electrical grid uses communications and information technology to collect data on energy demand, allowing greater efficiency.

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