Sponsors – Northwest Demand Response + Energy Storage Summit

September 27 and 28, 2017 | World Forestry Center, Portland, OR

The First Focused Event on DR and Energy Storage in the Northwest



DEN_logo_1216Demand Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Enel Green Power North America, Inc., has developed a best-in-class Distributed Energy Network Optimization System (DEN.OS) that maximizes the economic returns of behind-the-meter storage systems alone, or in combination with distributed generation (DG).
itron logo for websiteItron is a global technology company. We build solutions that help utilities measure, manage and analyze energy and water. Our broad product portfolio includes electricity, gas, water and thermal energy measurement and control technology; communications systems; software; and professional services. With thousands of employees supporting nearly 8,000 utilities in more than 100 countries, Itron empowers utilities to responsibly and efficiently manage energy and water resources. Join us in creating a more resourceful world.
Honeywell-logo-2015_RGB_Red-smHoneywell has provided utilities with industry-leading technologies and strategies from automated demand response and energy solutions to utility customer communications. Working with utility clients across the globe, Honeywell Smart Energy has delivered innovative programs and solutions to help utilities exceed their demand management goals.
The 1980 Northwest Power Act authorized Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington to develop a regional power plan and fish and wildlife program to balance the Northwest's environment and energy needs. The heart of the NW Council's mission is to preserve the benefits of the Columbia River for future generations.
image001NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of the nation's largest and most diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform.
pgePortland General Electric is a fully-integrated energy company serving 872,000 customers in 51 cities. For more than 125 years, PGE has been delivering safe, reliable, responsibly generated energy to Oregonians. With 2,700 employees across the state, PGE is committed to building a cleaner, more efficient energy future. Together with its customers, PGE has the number one voluntary renewable energy program in the U.S.
sclSeattle City Light is one of the nation's largest municipally owned utilities. Over the years we have worked very hard to keep Seattle's electricity affordable, reliable, and environmentally sound. Today, City Light is a recognized national leader in energy efficiency and environmental stewardship.
WhiskerLabsWhisker Labs is bringing next generation home energy intelligence technologies to market. Our do-it-yourself (DIY) home energy monitoring sensor delivers accurate, real-time power usage data and diagnostics for appliances without costly professional installation. Bring all non-connected devices online for applications related to energy consumption, fault detection and overall home efficiency. Our intelligent demand side management platform, Connected Savings, provides unparalleled DR, EE and engagement. We provide a single DRMS interface across multiple devices, tailored DR strategies, and flexible dispatch. Our intelligent automated EE solution optimizes connected devices and provides personalized analytics via a mobile app or portal. Measure, inform and control with us.


AMS-logoAMS uses advanced energy storage, load control technologies and state-of-the-art data analytics to design, build and operate customized fleets of energy storage for large commercial and industrial users and utilities.
autogrid-logoAutoGrid builds software applications that enable a smarter Energy Internet. The company’s AutoGrid Flex™ suite of Energy Internet applications allow utilities, electricity retailers, renewable energy project developers, and energy service providers to deliver cheap, clean and reliable energy by managing networked distributed energy resources (DERs) in real time and at scale. AutoGrid applications are all built on the AutoGrid Energy Internet Platform™ (EIP™), with patented Predictive Controls™ technology that leverages petabytes of smart meter, sensor and third-party data, along with powerful data science and high-performance computing algorithms, to monitor, predict, optimize, and control the operations of millions of assets connected across global energy networks.
Bidgely is working to solve one of the biggest challenges in energy: enabling utilities to meet their demand-side energy goals by fully engaging and satisfying their customers.
Cadmus delivers cross-disciplinary services and solutions that help our clients achieve their goals while also creating social and economic value that improves people’s lives. Our team of Energy Services Advisors provides expertise in energy policy, energy efficiency, demand response, renewables and distributed generation, potential studies, resource planning, finance, greenhouse gas emissions, smart grid technology, and sustainability.
ChargePoint operates the world’s largest and most open electric vehicle (EV) charging network. We also design, build, and support the technology that powers it. As our network grows, it makes driving an EV accessible to more and more people. Our mission is to get everyone behind the wheel of an EV and provide a place for them to charge wherever they go.
logo-clearesultCLEAResult is the largest provider of demand side management (DSM) programs and services in North America. Through proven strategies tailored to clients’ unique needs and market dynamics, the combined strength of experienced energy experts and technology-enabled service offerings help CLEAResult change the way people use energy for hundreds of utility and business partners. Founded in 2003, CLEAResult has over 2,500 employees in more than 70 cities across the U.S. and Canada.
ecova-logoEcova activates the utility-customer relationship to create a new energy future. Our demand-side management solutions blend a unique portfolio of sophisticated energy analytics, customer engagement and program implementation capabilities to unlock holistic opportunities for utilities and their commercial and residential customers. Ecova engages millions of customers each year and has delivered 150 terawatt hours of energy savings for more than 50 utilities in North America since 2004.
enbala-logoEnbala Power Networks is focused on making the world’s power grids greener and more reliable, efficient and predictable by harnessing the power of distributed energy. Enbala’s real-time energy-balancing platform is transforming energy system operations through its revolutionary, highly flexible approach for creating controllable and dispatchable energy resources.
EnergyHub is the leading provider of connected device and distributed energy resource platform services for utilities.
EnergyNorthwest-logoEnergy Northwest produces reliable, affordable, environmentally responsible electric power and delivers it to Northwest public power utilities at the cost of production.
Fractal Energy Storage Consultants (Fractal) is a specialized energy storage and renewable energy consulting firm that provides unbiased, expert evaluation, technical design and financial analysis of energy storage and renewable energy projects. Fractal focuses on the technical and business needs of electric utilities, large developers and investors in areas related to energy storage, renewable integration and hybrid power generation systems.
Greensmith-main-logo-smallGreensmith Energy designs and deploys the world’s most advanced energy storage systems. From grid-scale to behind-the-meter and microgrid solutions, the Greensmith GEMS software platform enables effective and efficient delivery of stable power with unsurpassed performance and profitability.
Joule-AssetsJoule Assets integrates innovative technical, operational, and financial solutions to help small and mid-sized businesses access the benefits of “smart” building management with no capital outlay and no risk on their part. Joule’s systems approach provides immediate reduction in energy use as well as ongoing oversight and management; this combination generates the energy performance upon which our financing depends, as well as a greater degree of customer control over facility operations. JouleSmart’s energy expertise and unique performance-based financing integrates into a seamless system that attracts small- and mid-sized building owners seeking to strengthen financial performance through increased productivity, improved customer experience, increased asset value, a reduced carbon footprint, and reduced utility expenses. For utilities and grid operators, JouleSmart delivers persistent energy reduction backed by performance insurance as well as automated fast response demand response resources.
lockheed-energyLockheed Martin Energy provides engineered solutions for turn-key energy storage and demand response in the commercial, industrial, and utility space. Our microgrid reference design enables customers to take full advantage of renewables and energy storage systems that ensure resiliency and security; allow for smart engagement with demand response programs which make the grid more efficient; and has a warranty backed by the financial strength one of the world’s leading technology companies.
Navigant Research is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets. The team's research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors.
Nest is focused on making simple, human, delightful things. That’s how we’re creating the thoughtful home: A home that takes care of the people inside it and the world around it.
PrintOregon Department of Energy, is dedicated to leading Oregon to a safe, clean, and sustainable energy future – one where our state stays on the leading edge of energy efficiency and renewable energy. This means reliable, accessible energy for every Oregonian. It means safe, secure energy systems with diverse resources that can withstand change, including emergencies. And it means a commitment to new energy generation that meets our state’s needs – both now and well into the future.
Research Into Action, founded in 1996 by Dr. Jane. S. Peters, Research Into Action, Inc. is a small, women-owned, clean energy market research and evaluation firm. We bring tailored analysis and insights to utilities, nonprofits, governments, and businesses that seek to advance their clean energy programs, services, and products. We help these organizations understand how and why people and businesses think, act, and make decisions; define and characterize target markets; identify the best strategies and tactics for reaching and engaging customers at all stages of their journey; and continuously optimize products and programs. We bring fresh, creative perspectives, grounded in a rigorous, scientific approach, as well as a deep understanding of the industry, hard-earned from decades of first-hand experience. Our primary areas of expertise include market research, behavior change research, and program evaluation and planning.
siemens smallSiemens Digital Grid partners with leading energy industry customers to provide expertise and innovative technologies to help in their digitalization journeys. In North America, Digital Grid has worked with more than 1,000 leading energy customers to deliver proven products, solutions, and services that improve operational efficiencies, enhance reliability and resiliency, and empower consumers to better manage their energy use.
sonnen-logoThe Sonnen Group designs and manufactures fully integrated energy storage systems, with US headquarters in Atlanta, GA. The Sonnenbatterie solution integrates the best battery modules in the market with 10,000 cycles, an inverter, and energy management software in one package that allows for extremely fast and inexpensive installation. The product offers an array of smart functions, including self-consumption, TOU, peak shaving, solar supported backup, and most of all - remote management for utility applications. Sonnen is leading the clean energy storage revolution with its technological and business innovations. The sonnen community will be started in 2017 in the US, bringing together the advantages of energy storage for both customers and utilities, creating the grid into the energy of the future.
tendril_logoTendril provides data analytics software and solutions to the evolving energy industry. Companies with an energy value proposition in the home use the Tendril Platform to acquire new customers, engage existing ones and orchestrate their home energy demand. Built over more than a decade with $100 million in investment, The Tendril Platform delivers detailed knowledge about the home, its inhabitants, and how it uses energy.