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Share Vancouver, BC – Pulse Energy, the global leader in energy intelligence for utilities’ commercial customers, announced today a multi-million dollar, three year contract with British Gas. British Gas is the United Kingdom’s largest energy supplier and will leverage the Pulse™ Platform and analytics to help its business customers across 900,000 service points to save […]

ComEd is partnering with Nest Labs to offer up to $140 in rebates for customers who purchase a Nest Learning Thermostat and participate in its demand response program. ComEd customers will receive a $100 rebate from ComEd for signing up to participate in ComEd’s Smart Ideas® AC Cycling Pilot that features Nest’s Rush Hour Rewards, and an additional $40 rebate for …

Wrapping up the first quarter of 2014 means we’re beginning to see which of the year’s early predictions are coming to light and which ones didn’t make the cut. Several organizations have speculated about the trends we will see in 2014 and independent analyst firm Verdantix is one that made some interesting observations. From their recent report …

NRG Energy has completed its acquisitions of substantially all the assets of Edison Mission Energy (EME) and the competitive retail electricity business of Dominion Resources for $2,635 million and $165 million, respectively. The acquisition of Dominion’s competitive retail electricity business will add, after customary transitions, more than 500,000 customer accounts to NRG’s retail footprint …

With one of the world’s largest economic and environmental conferences coming to our home town of Vancouver BC, it was great to have Pulse Energy CEO and co-founder, David Helliwell on the GLOBE 2014 “Utilities of the Future” panel.

In our final conversation with Aaron Panzer and our final edition of our Emerging Technology Trends in Today’s Utilities series, we sought Aaron’s insights on the challenge of building relationship between utilities and their commercial customers, and finished off with his thoughts about joining the Pulse Energy team.

WorkSafeBC, British Columbia’s workers’ compensation insurer, serves more than 200,000 employers and 2.3 million workers. Since WorkSafeBC is dedicated to promoting health and safety for workers and employers in British Columbia, the alignment of environmental practices including strategic energy management (SEM) is a natural fit.

Massachusetts utilities plan to issue more than 20 energy efficiency requests for proposals this year through a collaboration known as Mass Save. The utilities will seek vendors and suppliers for lighting programs, large commercial & industrial retrofits, whole building assessments, home energy services, rebate strategies, school educational programs, direct install programs, municipal initiatives, residential behavioral programs and other energy efficiency efforts.

With Earth Hour 2014 occurring on March 29, we highlighted one of our best partner organizations: Four Seasons Vancouver. Through the BC Hydro Continuous Optimization program, Four Seasons Vancouver has been using the Pulse Platform since late 2012 to identify where the best energy savings could be achieved. The program has paid for itself in only half the time that was predicted, saving over $135,000 in only 1.2 years.

Recently two of our talented employees, Owen Rogers and Paul Teehan gave a Tech Talk to UBC students on “The Promise of Node.js: Building Scalable Web Applications” and ”Visualizing Energy Data With R and GGplot.” If you weren’t able to attend, someone was kind enough to record the presentations, which are available …