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Demand Response Primer

Published: 31 May 2012

ID: G00235184

Analyst(s): Chet Geschickter , Zarko Sumic


Demand response is a set of technology solutions enabling programs aimed at better integrating consumers with the utility energy commodity life cycle. It is a key step toward a more sustainable and efficient energy provisioning model.

Table Of Contents


  • Demand-Side Management Power Shift
  • Demand Response Benefits and Value Proposition
  • Four Phases of Demand Response Evolution
  • Standards

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