What’s the Buzz on Smart Grids CASE STUDY QUESTIONS 1.’ How do smart grids differ from the current electricity infrastructure in the United States? 2. What management, organization, and technology issues should be considered when developing a smart grid? 3. What challenge to the development of smart grids do you think is most likely to hamper their development? 4. What other areas of our infrastructure could benefit from “smart” technologies? Describe one example not listed in the case. 5. Would you like your home and your community to be part of a smart grid? Why or why not? Explain.