Creating a Smarter Energy Future for the Northwest

Our members are working to create a smarter energy future for the Northwest.

About Smart Grid Northwest


Smart Grid Northwest is a trade association with a mission to promote, grow and enable the smart grid industry and infrastructure in the Pacific Northwest.
Smart Grid Northwest is dually focused on creating an environment that encourages smart grid industries to thrive while also promoting the deployment of smart grid solutions across the Northwest. Our main activities include:

  • EDUCATION: Advancing dialogue with key regional stakeholders by hosting informational events and conferences, sharing publications, and providing other forums that promote awareness of the value of smart grid
  • PUBLIC POLICY: Advocating for effective regional public policies that enable and stimulate smart grid industry development
  • PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION: Engaging regional stakeholders in efforts that encourage research, commercialization, and demonstration projects and ultimately the implementation of smart grid concepts and technologies


NWPPA’s Women in Public Power | 10/8-9/2015 | Embassy Suites, Portland Airport, Portland, OR |  Register Now »

Intersecting IT & Energy with Microsoft’s Darrell Smith | 10/14/2015 | Perkins Coie, 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900, Seattle, WA |
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Avista Installs Large Scale Battery System in Pullman

UET vanadium battery installed at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories as an experimental smart grid test bed
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Policy Commitee

Bringing key stakeholders together to discuss the key policy related topics for the region.
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