Re: “South Sound faces a reckoning over wood-burning” (editorial, 5-8).
I see a definite parallel between in-person voting and wood stoves. We were able to vote in person until the government decided otherwise. I believe this will happen with any means of heating your home off the grid.
Boulder, Colo., was one of the pilot cities for the SmartGrid technology project (The Wall Street Journal, 2-9-2009). The local utility, Xcel Energy Inc., used the Internet to remotely control consumers’ appliances.
In a news release dated 4-26-11, the OpenADR Alliance boasted 32 members industry-wide working together to implement a SmartGrid …