US CTO Aneesh Chopra and the smart grid vision

August 20, 2010 at 3:08 pm

This week I met Aneesh Chopra, the first Chief Technology Officer of the US. My first question was: What does America’s CTO do?

Not surprisingly, his job description is quite lengthy — and it includes several duties critical to smart meters and the smart grid. In fact, Chopra is responsible for crafting President Obama’s vision of the smart grid. He’s also responsible for promoting efforts nationwide to get the smart grid built, and to deliver benefits to consumers.

Chopra believes strongly that energy information will empower consumers to understand, manage, and reduce their electricity and gas consumption. He sees technical standards as the key to making that information available…

Full story: US Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra: Crafting the smart grid vision

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