Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Australian Government to support communication for Smart Grids

ZDNet Australia reported that "The Federal Government has announced an up to $100 million investment in the 2009 Budget to assist the development of smart grid technology to create a "smarter and more efficient energy network". ... Smart grid technology monitors electricity supply across distribution networks using communications technology."

The Australian "Information and communication technology" research will get also more funding (AUD 185.5 million over four years).

Click HERE for the ZDNet Report.

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