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31 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Survey Reveals Consumer Perspectives on Smart Grid and Related Products and Services

The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) today published the latest wave of its flagship "Consumer Pulse and Market Segmentation Study", the...


30 Jan, 2017, 12:30 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Releases Updated Analysis of Smart Grid Consumers

The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) today announced the release of the "2017 State of the Consumer Report" at its 2017 Consumer Symposium...


09 Jan, 2017, 12:00 ET New Report Explores Changing Customer Expectations and the Impact on Energy Providers

The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) today released its latest report, "Customer Experience and Expectations," which seeks to understand...


19 Oct, 2016, 08:18 ET Research finds roughly one-half of consumers who have solar or EV technology have both

Today, Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) has released its latest research, Consumer Driven Technologies. Compiled on behalf of and available...


10 May, 2016, 08:30 ET Consumer Awareness for Smart Energy Services and Technologies at an All-Time High

Through a first-of-its-kind analysis, the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative's (SGCC) Empowered Consumer Report has found that consumer...


08 Feb, 2016, 10:30 ET New Report Characterizes the Current State of Smart Grid Consumers

 Spurred on by significant investments power providers have made in grid modernization efforts, consumers are reaping the economic,...


11 Dec, 2015, 08:00 ET SGCC Brings the Consumer Perspective of the Smart Grid to Life

Today, the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) released Consumer Voices, a new study that brings to life the thoughts, actions and values that...


02 Feb, 2015, 14:15 ET The State of the 2015 Smart Grid Consumer

 Consumer engagement is growing around the smart grid. As engagement grows, more consumers will understand the economic, reliability and...


17 Dec, 2014, 09:30 ET Focus on Seniors Research Released by Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative

 Saving money and reliability are the important smart grid benefits that U.S. senior consumers (55+) identified as favorable, according to a...


24 Jul, 2012, 08:00 ET What consumers expect from a smarter grid, in their own words

 What do residential electricity customers want from a smarter grid? A new video produced by the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC)...


22 Jan, 2012, 07:00 ET Consumers Like Smart Grid for More Than Just Saving Money

 Many non-financial benefits of smart grid upgrades are as compelling as those that can save consumers money, according to second-wave findings...


13 Jan, 2012, 07:30 ET New Consumer Research to be Released at Smart Grid Symposium

 Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC), a nonprofit specializing in research and education on smart grid consumer engagement,...


13 Dec, 2011, 05:15 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Announces Agenda for Annual Symposium

 Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC), a nonprofit specializing in research and education on smart grid consumer engagement,...


13 Nov, 2011, 00:01 ET New Report Paints Detailed Portrait of U.S. Residential Energy Consumers -- and What Motivates Them

Residential U.S. electric consumers fall into five distinct segments that influence their willingness to participate in energy management programs,...


24 Oct, 2011, 15:01 ET SGCC Study Finds Improvements in Utility Consumer Engagement

A Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) report examining the deployment and consumer acceptance of Smart Grid programs from more than 20 U.S....


12 Sep, 2011, 16:29 ET Consumers Reveal the Smart Grid Benefits They Value Most

In a new survey, consumers rank both the personal and societal benefits of smart grid technologies as very important to their consideration,...


08 Sep, 2011, 09:52 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Grows to 70 Members

The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC), an independent non-profit group specializing in research and education on consumer engagement for the...


13 Jun, 2011, 14:03 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Commends New $250 Million Federal & Private Leadership Initiatives

Executive Director Patty Durand of the Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) joined several high-level Administration officials and other...


29 Mar, 2011, 12:27 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Celebrates One Year Anniversary

The Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative, the non-profit brainchild of a group of industry and consumer leaders looking to advance the modernization...


15 Feb, 2011, 17:09 ET Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative Head to Address Consumer Benefits at 2011 National Electricity Forum Panel

"How will consumers benefit from smart grid initiatives?" Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) Executive Director Patty Durand will join a...