PG&E’s SmartAC Program Presentation

Overview of PG&E’s SmartAC Program

  • AC load control through installation of control devices that limit the duty cycles of AC units
  • Residential and small/medium businesses (SMB)
  • Two types of devices: switches and PCTs
  • Events called for testing purposes or under emergency or in anticipation of emergency conditions between May 1st and October 31st, up to 6 hours or less in each event, for a maximum of 100 hours per season
  • 147,600 residential accounts and 6,200 SMB accounts at end of summer 2011

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