EPB recognized again, this time for for Smart Grid

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (WDEF)- EPB’s Chattanooga’s Smart Grid has been recognized by a world leading organization.

Green Business Certification Incorporated honored the power grid by achieving the Peer Gold.

PEER is the world’s first certification program that measures and improves power system performance.

This announcement builds on EPB’s designation in 2015 as the first municipal utility to achieve PEER certification.

EPB construction manager Grant Carriker said it’s rewarding for all the hard work to pay off.

“It brings an amount of pride. There’s a lot of community involvement so to see all the teamwork and hard work come together in order to benefit the community it’s something that we hang our hat on,” said Carriker.

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