Building a Smart Neighborhood: Perspective from an Electric Utility
Now Available On Demand
Join us to learn how Southern Company became a leader in Smart Neighborhoods. One of the top innovative electric utilities in the nation, Southern Company established a state-of-the-art community of 62 homes in a Birmingham suburb featuring high performance homes, internet-enabled automation, smart devices and a community-scale microgrid.
During this webinar, we will
- Walk through the motivation behind this research-oriented pilot project, now fully inhabited for almost a year
- Discuss what has been learned so far about the possible technical and economic benefits
- Explore the applications of integrated advanced home construction, smart technology and distributed energy resources.
Jim Leverette – Presenter
Senior Research Engineer, Building Energy Systems
Southern Company Services, Inc.
Chrissy Carr – Moderator
Network Integration and Automation Sales and Marketing Director
Burns & McDonnell
Bill Wolpin – Host
Associate Publisher & Editorial Director
American City & County