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The Essence of the Galvin Electricity Initiative


Aging, unreliable, inefficient, insecure and incompatible with the needs of a digital economy, the U.S. electric system is in dire need of modernization. With technology that pre-dates the 1950s, the system includes decades-old equipment on the verge of failure. While these parts can and will be replaced, the situation presents the nation with an unprecedented opportunity – a chance to also reinvent and change America’s electric grid in ways that are profoundly beneficial to consumers, the environment and the economy. Founded by former Motorola Chairman and CEO Robert Galvin, the Galvin Electricity Initiative is a catalyst for this transformation.

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