This research aims to develop and pilot mapping tools that enable to small farmers to influence local agricultural policy. Using crowd-sourced data, mapping and visualization tools, farmers enrolled in the certain programs will lead a process of inquiry around pressing agricultural policies, including water runoff monitoring requirements, the newly imposed Food Safety Modernization Act and prescribed burning restrictions on US Forest Service lands.
The Residential Load Monitoring Project aims to improve energy consumers’ knowledge of their consumption by…
In electricity grids, demand response (DR) changes the traditional way that customers consume electricity.
This project is helping to determine how to best implement building-to-grid communication with a “smart” electric grid.