City of Auburn, IN Smart Grid Project

From Open Energy Information

The City of Auburn Electric Utility will receive $2 million in funding to develop a smart grid. The funding comes from the U.S. Department of Energy as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.[2]

Integrate and modernize multiple components within the electrical system, including installing a smart meter network, enhancing reliable and fast communication capabilities, upgrading cyber security technologies, expanding grid monitoring and improving responses to power outages.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 ARRA Smart Grid Investment Grants
  2. 2.0 2.1 City of Auburn Award