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MACRUC 2014: Resiliency and Efficiency Top of Mind for Mid-Atlantic

Share Pulse Energy’s Peter J. Cavan joined regulators and utilities from the Mid-Atlantic for the MACRUC conference in Hershey, PA last month. MACRUC covers a diverse territory, from nuclear-powered New Jersey to the gas wells of Pennsylvania and coal mines of West Virginia. However, a few issues were top of mind at the conference: compliance […]

This Week in Energy Efficiency News - July 15, 2014

Share Utilities According to Cogent Reports, Florida Power & Light is the nation’s most trusted electric utility and receives the highest overall brand trust score of any utility. The 2014 Utility Trusted Brand & Customer Engagement study is based on a survey of 19,000 residential utility customers served by major utilities in the US. Source: Market […]

McGill University Uses Pulse Energy API to Create the McGill Energy Map

Share Flexibility and configurability are two of our guiding principles when it comes to developing great, user friendly software. McGill University in Montreal has taken advantage of this open approach, offering students access to the Pulse Energy application program interface (API) to experiment with and build their own applications. Ian Tattersfield, a student at the […]

This Week in Energy Efficiency News – July 8, 2014

Share Utilities Avista closed its sale of Ecova to Cofely USA, a GDF Suez subsidiary, for $335 million in cash. Avista also closed its acquisition of Alaska Energy and Resources, a Juneau-based utility, for $170 million. Source: Avista Corp President and CEO Paul Caudill officially took charge of Nevada’s main electric utility, after chief executive Michael […]

2014 Winter Cools Utility Satisfaction Ratings

Share The long cold winter felt across the United States this past year also put a chill on customers’ relationships with their energy utilities. The American Customer Satisfaction Index’s (ACSI) 2014 report on utilities, shipping and health care  found that for the first time in eight years energy utilities’ customer satisfaction ratings have decreased. With […]

This Week in Energy Efficiency News - July 2, 2014

Share Utilities The Wisconsin Energy Corporation agreed to buy the Integrys Energy Group for about $5.7 billion in stock and cash. Combining the two companies will create a newly enlarged Wisconsin Energy – to be renamed the WEC Energy Group – that will have more than 4.3 million customers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan and Minnesota. […]

Employee Profile: Ben Gready on Analytics for Utilities

Share For our latest employee profile, we took a trip to our development floor to chat with Ben Gready, Energy Analytics Developer, PhD, and traveler extraordinaire. On a day to day basis you can find Ben prototyping new algorithms to distill insight from vast quantities of business energy and metadata, or working with his team […]

Awards of Excellence from the City of Vancouver

Share As a company passionate about having a major impact on the built environment, we’re fortunate to be headquartered in one of the most livable cities in the world. To celebrate the achievements that make Vancouver a greener, more diverse and prosperous city, the City of Vancouver held their inaugural Awards of Excellence ceremony this […]

Former Tantalus President and CEO Joins Pulse Energy Executive Team

Share Vancouver BC – Pulse Energy, the global leaders in energy intelligence for utilities’ commercial customers, announced today that Eric Murray has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Customer Operations. Murray brings a wealth of experience from a variety of executive roles, most recently as President and CEO of Tantalus. He has also […]

This Week in Energy Efficiency News - June 17, 2014

Share Utilities   PPL and Riverstone are spinning off their competitive energy businesses in a new publicly traded corporation, Talen Energy. PPL Corporation will continue operating as a regulated utility in Kentucky, Pennsylvania and the UK. Source: Marketwatch Utilities – Energy Efficiency Plans   KCP&L and other interested parties reached an agreement to expand the utility’s […]