Smart energy communication provider’s new location to bring jobs and innovation to the Research Triangle region
Raleigh, N.C. – (April 18, 2017) – Communications solutions provider Trilliant Networks today announced that they are opening a 20,000+ square foot global headquarters in North Carolina. The provider of internet of things (IoT) communications for the utility, energy and smart cities industry aims to bring smart city innovation and jobs to the region.
Utility customers to gain account services from regional agency with half century of electric industry product experience
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (March 30, 2017) – Brooks Utility Products, a supplier of electric metering products for the utility industry for 143 years, has engaged EV Smith Sales Co. Inc. to serve all Brooks customer accounts among investor-owned utilities in Texas and Oklahoma. EV Smith will also work with Brooks’ network of distributors to serve the public power market in the region.
“With more than 50 years in the electric metering space, EV Smith’s technical experience and strong relationships with utilities will be instrumental to strengthening customer connections in the region,” said Michael Pluff, Brooks’ director of sales. “I have worked with these guys for 25 years and no one knows metering like they do.”
HABERSHAM ELECTRIC MEMBERSHIP CORPORATION TAPS FUTURA GIS TO INTEGRATE MAPPING TOOLS WITH CUSTOMER DATA
North Georgia Co-op to apply geographic analytics to improve services to members
ATLANTA - (March 14, 2017) – Habersham Electric Membership Corporation, an electric power distribution cooperative serving more than 34,000 members around Clarksville, Georgia, has selected core Esri ArcGIS-based mapping and analytics software FuturaGISfrom Futura Systems.
“With members across six counties in Northeast Georgia, we saw it as a priority to add tools that can improve responsiveness and meet customer needs where they live and work,” said Russell Bentley, GIS coordinator for Habersham EMC. “We selected Futura Systems’ GIS for its seamless integration with our customer billing (BIS) and account software (CIS) from parent company SEDC.”
DNV GL SURVEY: REDUCED COSTS ARE THE TOP DRIVER FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY INVESTMENTS BY UTILITY CUSTOMERS
- Reduced maintenance costs were the most effective selling point for energy efficiency
- Customers’ understanding of energy efficiency remains a barrier to energy efficiency program participation
- Utility energy efficiency programs are a source of credible expertise that help to bring emerging energy efficient technologies to the market
Oakland, Calif. (Feb. 14, 2017) – DNV GL’s second Trade Ally Pulse Survey, which measures the challenges and opportunities these key utility partners face in the marketplace, found that a reduction in operation and maintenance costs was the most effective means to sell energy efficiency, according to the contractors that work with utilities in demand-side management (DSM) programs. The survey findings reveal how these industry, architecture and engineering professionals perceive the benefits of participating in utility DSM programs and their insights on the barriers to program participation for their own customers.
Awards support company’s mission of making customers future-ready with Smart Communication Platform
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – (February 1, 2017) Trilliant, the global provider of secure, enterprise-wide smart energy communications, was recognized throughout 2016 by numerous internationally renowned organizations for its industry leading, integrated, enterprise-wide Smart Communications Platform for Smart Grid and Smart Cities investments.