Along Those Lines, Episode 5: Co-op Innovation and the Evolving Grid

Jim Spiers, NRECA vice president for business & technology strategies, talks with Along Those Lines host Scot Hoffman. (Photo By: Alexis Matsui/NRECA)
Jim Spiers, NRECA vice president for business & technology strategies, talks with Along Those Lines host Scot Hoffman. (Photo By: Alexis Matsui/NRECA)

Microgrids. Distributed energy resources. Smart meters and two-way flow of power and data. What does all of this mean for how we consume electricity, and how will it continue to change in the future?

In this episode of Along Those Lines, we tackle the evolving grid and zero in on electric co-ops’ unique position to not only plug into this trend but to be trailblazers in using new technology to meet consumer needs.

Our host, RE Magazine Editor Scot Hoffman, talks to three experts:

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