Senior Project Advisor
demand-side management, DSM, energy, science, popular audiences, accessibility, demand response, energy efficiency, battery storage, layperson, electricity, house, local, climate change, global warming, green, renewable energy, grid flexibility, resiliency
Demand-side management will be used to increase the electric grid's flexibility and make it easier to achieve a clean energy future. But what is it? How will it affect me, and what do I need to know? This brochure (and slide deck from the in-person presentation) will hopefully give you a bit of insight into the greater world of demand-side management. Don't know anything about electricity? No problem. Only the most necessary information is provided by this little handout. Most exciting of all is that demand-side management could be coming to a utility near you and could even help lower your utility bill, all for the sake of a greener future.
Engineering and Design
Kaulfus, Olivia, "How-to: Make your house a battery--How demand-side management will be one key to a greener future, explained for popular audiences." (2023). WWU Honors College Senior Projects. 651.
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