Smart Grid and Advanced Metering Infrastructure
Navigant’s Smart Grid team conducts business-, regulatory-, and technology-focused Smart Grid projects for a broad range of clients. These engagements involve some of the most significant smart grid projects in North America, including projects funded by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Smart Grid Investment Grants, regional demonstration projects and the DOE Renewable Distributed Systems Integration programs.
Our Smart Grid and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) services include:
- AMI technology, strategy and assessment
- Program design and evaluation
- Pricing strategy and analysis
- Rate design
- Regulatory filings
- Business case assessment and uncertainty modeling
- Build and impact metrics development and analysis
- Technical and implementation vendor procurement
- Reporting and compliance
- Business process assessment and development
Our work in smart grid strategy development, pilot and program design and pricing, technology assessment, vendor selection, and project implementation gives our team valuable insight into the key issues and challenges associated with Smart Grid projects. Our ability to understand the perspectives of utilities, customer advocates, state and federal regulators and vendors allows us to provide the critical insight necessary for successful smart grid deployments.
Our experience in renewable energy, distributed resource integration, and Smart Grid program development and standardization efforts provides clients with insight into broad industry and marketplace development. This, in turn, allows clients to make better informed Smart Grid investments. Our rigorous analytical capabilities also generate innovative and forward-looking insight to help clients position themselves for a profitable and sustainable future.
Learn more about Navigant's insights on Smart Grid.