The Pathway to Smart Grid: Policy predevelopment and opportunities for entrepreneurs
Tutor / director / evaluatorVelo García, Enrique
Document typeMaster thesis
Rights accessOpen Access
The thesis gives a brief overview of the key policy development traits in connection to the smart grid development and deployment. Role of key stakeholders and the issues and problems which have to be take care of by the policy makers. Some of the opportunities for entrepreneurs are also identified which can result by the right environment created by defining regulations in different areas and how these opportunities can facilitate the deployment of new smart grid technology mass roll out with increased customer acceptance. These opportunities are identified in the areas of electric vehicle infrastructure and distributed renewable generation, which are two of the key components of smart grid technology.