Smart Grid Stimulus Funding: Who Gets What?

[qi:_earth2tech] Today is one of the biggest days ever for the smart grid business. This morning, the Department of Energy announced the recipients of the $3.4 billion in stimulus grants for 100 smart grid projects (25 large, 75 small) aimed at creating “tens of thousands of jobs” and leading to the rollout of 18 million smart meters, 1 million in-home energy management displays and 170,000 smart thermostats. Advanced transformers and load management devices will also be in the mix. Check out more details at Earth2Tech.