Balancing supply and demand to alleviate strain on the energy grid
“There are tremendous benefits from demand response at very low costs, costs much lower than we can put any supply in place. This is the first fuel.”
Jon Wellinghoff, FERC
As growing demand for energy and a lack of capacity threaten the energy grid, demand response programs fill a critical need. Demand response helps to alleviate the obstacles facing the energy industry today, providing peaking capacity to utilities without requiring investments in new plants. However, challenges posed by sustainability programs, new government regulations, and the evolving smart grid will require demand response programs to evolve to the next era in energy management.
As the recognized leader in demand management, Comverge has succeeded in making demand response simple for utilities and commercial and industrial companies throughout the U.S.
Through our comprehensive demand response programs, which include proven services, state-of-the-art software, and intelligent hardware, we are the only company capable of helping our customers solve their energy challenges today and bridge to a future of renewable and regulated energy and cost-effective energy use.
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