|IHS CERAWeek to Feature the 2014 Class of Energy Innovation Pioneers|
Seventeen Energy Innovation Pioneers have been selected to present at the IHS CERAWeek 2014 executive conference, March 3-7 at the Hilton Americas – Houston. This year’s pioneers were chosen based on their potential to transform the energy future. Criteria included creativity, feasibility of plan, scalability of technology and leadership team.
The Energy Innovation Pioneers program, held annually in conjunction with IHS CERAWeek, aims to identify the most innovative and distinctive new technologies in the energy spectrum, including upstream oil and gas, alternative fuels, water management, automotive, monitoring and assessment, energy efficiency, carbon capture, renewables and electric storage. IHS Energy Director Kristian Bodek will chair the breakfast sessions, to be held March 4-6 from 7:30 – 8:45 a.m. CST.
“This year’s selection process was the most competitive yet,” said Bodek, who leads the program. “A panel of technology experts from across IHS chose 17 companies from a field of more than 250.”
“At its heart, this program is about introducing successful entrepreneurs and the exciting technology companies they represent to the senior executives represented at IHS CERAWeek,” added Jamey Rosenfield, IHS senior vice president and chairman of the Energy Innovation Pioneers at IHS CERAWeek.
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|Powerit Solutions Named One Of The Globe's Top Cleantech Companies|
The Global Cleantech 100 list of the world’s most promising cleantech companies is out, and Powerit Solutions is on it for a second time. Developed by the Cleantech Group and in its fourth year, the competition received 8,285 nominations for 5,117 companies from 85 countries. Powerit Solutions also appeared on the list in 2009
Says Kevin Klustner, CEO of Powerit Solutions: “It’s exciting to again appear on this elite list. Our pioneering role in connecting the industrial sector with the smart grid is something we’re very proud of.”
“Powerit is setting the demand management standard, and this honor speaks to our groundbreaking work in the automated demand management space,” Klustner continues. “We’re also very energized, as well, by our ongoing work with key players in the industrial automation, building control, and smart grid arenas. Our technology’s market impact is growing and our technology’s promise is being unleashed.”
Powerit Solutions appears in the Global Cleantech 100’s Energy Efficiency sector within the Enterprise Energy Management subsection. The Cleantech Group’s report notes that Energy Efficiency “remains the hottest and growing sector within cleantech.Read More
|Powerit Solutions Has Been Named As One Of 40 Leading Businesses For "The GOOD Company Project"|
Highlighting 40 midmarket businesses that are working better and smarter for a smarter and better world
Powerit Solutions has been selected as one of 40 businesses to be profiled in The GOOD Company Project presented by GOOD, an integrated media platform for people and organizations moving the world forward. The project, in collaboration with IBM, highlights 40 businesses with between 100 and 1,000 employees for their positive contributions toward economic and social improvement.
The GOOD Company Project selected Powerit Solutions for its outstanding leadership, effort, and achievement in making the smart grid real, profitable, and effortless for energy-intensive businesses and utilities. Receiving this recognition from The GOOD Company Project is a great confirmation of the positive role Powerit Solutions has played in not only creating an economic impact, but also a social one as well.
|Powerit Solutions Named One Of 12 Smart Grid Companies To Watch In 2012|
SGN selected 26 contenders for the honor from what it said was the longest list of nominations yet for the annual competition, now in its third year. Readers then voted for the company they felt was the one to watch in 2012. The results, in alphabetical order, were announced Tuesday, January 31. SGN reports that 7,000 votes were cast.
Says Powerit Solutions CEO Kevin Klustner: “We are delighted to be one of the 26 companies selected for the polling, and it’s an honor to be in such good company in the top 12. We want to thank everyone who voted for Powerit.”Read More
|Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500™|
Technology Fast 500, which was conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2006 to 2010.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.Read More
|Winner of the Smart Grid Connectivity Award|
Powerit Solutions won a Connectivity Week Buildy Award for its work with Four Star Fruit of Delano, California. The award was in the Smart Industrial category, which recognizes the application of innovative ideas and technologies to device and system connectivity in the industrial automation and manufacturing field, particularly for energy management, sustainable manufacturing, and industrial-to-grid applications. This successful project speaks to the kind of real value our technology is bringing to businesses. Spara EMS enables optimal energy management, providing an unparalleled balance of demand control, effective participation in Auto-DR, and ability to meet production needs. This is the second Buildy Award Powerit has won at the annual Silicon Valley smart grid show.Read More
|Named one of Seattle's "Hottest" Companies by Lead411.net|
Each day, the Lead411 research team scours through 600+ press releases and business articles including venture capital fundings, company launches, new office openings, customer press releases, etc. This information has given insight to which are the fastest growing companies in the U.S. Their "Hottest Companies" awards have been created to recognize these fast growing companies in different geographic regions. This particular list originally started with over 700 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 55.Read More
|Captures a Climate Change Business Journal Business Achievement Award|
Climate Change Business Journal solicited its contacts via e-mail, website and word-of-mouth fornominations for the CCBJ Business Achievement Awards. Nominations were accepted in 200-word essays ineither specific or unspecified categories. Categories may have been adjusted depending on the volume ofnominations or the number of worthy recipients. Final awards were determined by a committee of CCBJ staff andCCBJ editorial advisory board members.Read More
|Top 100 on Deloitte's Fast 500 - 2010|
Each year companies innovate, overcome obstacles and systematically defy the odds. The Technology Fast 500™ program recognizes these efforts in its annual ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology companies in the United States and Canada.
The program is based on percentage revenue growth from 2005 to 2009 and recognizes all areas of technology and includes both public and private companies.Read More
|Included in the Global Cleantech 100|
The Global Cleantech 100 highlights the most promising private clean technology companies around theworld, recognizing companies at the forefront of cleantech innovation, who are offering solutions to some of theplanet's most pressing environmental challenges.The final list represents the collective opinion of hundreds of leading experts from cleantech innovation andventure capital companies in EMEA, North America, India and China, combined with the specific input of anexpert panelRead More
|2009 - Connectivity Week's Buildy Award for automated demand response|
Seattle‐based Powerit Solutions, a leading provider of intelligentenergy management systems to more than 2,500 commercial and industrial facilities worldwide, won aConnectivity Week Buildy Award June 10 for its work implementing automated demand responsetechnology (Auto‐DR) for Amy’s Kitchen of Petaluma, California. Using Powerit’s technology, Amy’sreduced its electricity use 44% during a simulated Auto‐DR event. Read More
|2008 - Deloitte Rising Star Fast 50 program for Washington State|
Powerit Solutions, a leading cleantech provider ofintelligent energy management technology systems for industrial and commercial facilities, has been named the2008 Rising Star in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program for Washington State. The Technology Fast 50 annuallyrecognizes the fastest‐growing companies within Washington State.Read More