in News Departments > Products & Technology
print the content item

Houston-based Comverge Inc., a provider of smart-grid, demand-management and energy-efficiency solutions, has released its Apollo system at its annual users' group meeting.

Apollo represents the industry's first integrated demand-response management system that links in-home demand-response devices to electric utility operations and back-office applications. Apollo is an enterprise-class, 100% Web-based application, designed to provide a platform for advanced demand-management applications, as well as future Comverge software applications.

Key features of this Apollo release include the following:

- integrated load-reduction estimation that provides system operators an intuitive view of the amount of demand reduction capability achieved;

- utility management program design and administration tools;

- control strategy design and modeling tools for Comverge's suite of hardware solutions; and

- control event and dispatch management tools for submitting prescheduled control events.

For more information, visit comverge.com.

SOURCE: Comverge Inc.


Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

Sensus Issues Refund To SaskPower After Smart Meter Woes

As SaskPower continues to swap out its Sensus units following several meter failures, the two companies have reached an agreement in order for the utility to recover costs.


The Smart Utility's Guide To Choosing A Smart Meter

Electricity providers across North America are taking on grid modernization. This article outlines the myriad factors a utility should consider in order to select the best-possible smart meter.


DOE Report: U.S. Wind Power Prices Reach All-Time Low

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), wind power continues to play a larger role in the U.S.' energy mix and is the cheapest it has ever been in the country.


Survey Reveals What U.S. Consumers Expect From Their Utilities

GE's new survey measures Americans' views on the state and future of the grid, as well as how much extra consumers would be willing to pay for better power reliability.


How A GIS Can Help Utilities Address The Aging Workforce And Capitalize On Data

Baby Boomers, whose experience and know-how have served the utility industry so well for decades, are retiring. The author suggests utilities can use a geographic information system (GIS) to fill in resultant knowledge gaps.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
S&C Electric_id176
Future Energy_id187
edf_id180