Definition of smart grid in English:

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smart grid


An electricity supply network that uses digital communications technology to detect and react to local changes in usage: smart grids are a key component in the EU energy strategy
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  • Researchers hope other smart grid innovations would prevent something like the 2003 blackout that left 50 million people in the dark.
  • We have hired experts in renewable energy, carbon emissions, and the smart grid in order to address these huge opportunities.
  • But does smart grid technology make the nation more vulnerable to cyber-terrorists?

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