America Revealed

Smart Grid Solutions

Clip: Season 1

At Mission Produce’s avocado processing facility, their average electricity bill ran about $50,000 a month. By redesigning their system to account for each and every kilowatt, they can now monitor energy consumption in real time. It’s all part of the smart grid system. Mission’s system manager enthusiastically explains how it works and why their monthly utility bill is only half of what it used to

Aired: 02/14/12

Rating: NR

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