EnerNOC Buys Firm Involved in Energy-Use Behavior

EnerNOC Buys Firm Involved in Energy-Use Behavior

EnerNOC has acquired Canadian-based Pulse Energy and will offer utilities a product that combines EnerNOC’s energy management, including demand response, with Pulse Energy’s customer engagement and behavior-changing software. EnerNOC says the combined offering will help utilities engage their commercial and industrial customers, from small businesses … Read more…

When Will Behavioral Energy Efficiency Hit the Commercial Market in a Big Way?

When Will Behavioral Energy Efficiency Hit the Commercial Market in a Big Way?

According to a new report from The Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), “Extensive research has found that the average utility customer spends nine minutes per year thinking about their energy use.” Behavioral energy efficiency (BEE) employs behavioral science to produce simple, actionable messages that are relevant … Read more…

Using Peer Pressure to Incite Energy Efficiency

Using Peer Pressure to Incite Energy Efficiency

British Gas, the United Kingdom’s largest utility, hired Pulse Energy to conduct behavioral-based energy efficiency programs for the utility’s commercial customers. Opower has had success in the residential arena by providing utility customers with information on how their energy usage compares to their neighbors. Opower … Read more…

Microgrids ‘Will More Than Quintuple’ by 2018, Pike Research Says

Microgrids ‘Will More Than Quintuple’ by 2018, Pike Research Says

The total worldwide capacity of distributed generation contained in microgrids will more than quintuple over the next six years, growing from 764 MW in 2012 to about 4,000 MW in 2018, valued at more than $12.7 billion in vendor revenues, according to a Pike Research … Read more…

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