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Re: Part V: Networked Lighting in Support of Intelligent, Green Buildings
Ran   5/15/2012 1:00:11 AM
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Concerning load shedding...  Here in Maryland our energy supplier, Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) has for the past couple of years implemented turning off our A/C.  The program is an opt-in, and there are choices of 50%, 75% and 100%.  It is offered at not only the industrial/commercial clients, but also the home market.  My household is a subscriber of this plan.  The A/C shutdowns occur on days of extreme temperatures, and the load shed by BGE is significant, and the program has been successful.



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