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Perspective: Progress on Smart Grid is Mixed

The Smart Grid will require more investment and operating expertise as well as a different business model, according to Mike Carlson from Siemens.

Mike Carlson, President of Siemens Smart Grid, North America says utilities are growing more savvy in how they conceive, build and communicate new business models as they implement Smart Grid. 

Speaking at the Energy Times Executive Energy Briefing in Washington D.C., Carlson told Chief Editor Marty Rosenberg the eventual result will be better efficiency at better cost for end users.

Watch the abbreviated video interview below. 

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