in News Departments > People
print the content item

The New York State Smart Grid Consortium (NYSSGC), a public-private partnership devoted to statewide implementation of the smart grid, has named James T. Gallagher its new executive director.

Gallagher, who has served as a member representative to the NYSSGC for two years, will replace former executive director David Manning. Gallagher most recently served as senior manager for strategic planning at the New York Independent System Operator.

“I am very excited to elevate my role in this vital organization to help lead our collaborative effort to implement grid modernization throughout New York,” says Gallagher. “I am truly impressed with the progress to date, and I look forward to working with our public- and private-sector members to advance the NYSSGC’s efforts and secure New York’s energy future.”




Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

Duke Energy Commits $500M To Major Solar Expansion In N.C.

The utility company says the investment will help further diversify its portfolio, as well as increase solar power for its North Carolina customers by 60%.


Sensus Issues Refund To SaskPower After Smart Meter Woes

As SaskPower continues to swap out its Sensus units following several meter failures, the two companies have reached an agreement in order for the utility to recover costs.


The Smart Utility's Guide To Choosing A Smart Meter

Electricity providers across North America are taking on grid modernization. This article outlines the myriad factors a utility should consider in order to select the best-possible smart meter.


DOE Report: U.S. Wind Power Prices Reach All-Time Low

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), wind power continues to play a larger role in the U.S.' energy mix and is the cheapest it has ever been in the country.


Survey Reveals What U.S. Consumers Expect From Their Utilities

GE's new survey measures Americans' views on the state and future of the grid, as well as how much extra consumers would be willing to pay for better power reliability.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180
Future Energy_id187