Recognized in Group of Top Clean Technology Companies
San Francisco, California (January 23, 2018): Opus One Solutions, an industry leader in smart grid software solutions and services, was recognized as a prestigious 2018 Global Cleantech 100 company by CTG (Cleantech Group) at the 16th annual Cleantech Forum in San Francisco.
The Global Cleantech 100 represents the most innovative and promising ideas impacting the future of a wide range of industries, according to the players in the market. Featuring companies that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges, the Global Cleantech 100 is a comprehensive list of private companies from around the world with the highest potential today to make significant market impact within a 5-10-year timeframe.
“At Opus One, we are focused on providing innovative solutions that help utilities integrate clean, renewable energy sources into traditional distribution networks in a way that creates a decentralized, more resilient grid,” says Joshua Wong, President and CEO of Opus One Solutions. “We are honored to be recognized by Global Cleantech 100 as a company that will change the future of clean energy delivery and consumption.”
Opus One provides a suite of solutions via its GridOS® platform that allows electric utility partners to use integrated planning, real-time data and model-based planning tools to analyze energy supply and demand, optimize and manage available grid resources, and maximize capacity providing high grid reliability and resiliency. This information and integration is becoming increasingly important as utilities plan and manage higher penetrations of solar, energy storage, demand response, electric vehicles, and other distributed energy resources (DER).
Transactive energy management is also a solution offered on the GridOS® platform and is key to unlocking the true potential of DER across the energy value chain, by calculating real-time value that resources provide to the grid. This encourages the deployment and adoption of a higher penetration of DER and enables new utility and customer business models, including transactive energy markets.
Opus One was selected from among a record 12,300 companies from 61 countries to make the list. The Global Cleantech 100 list is collated by combining proprietary CTG research data, with weighted qualitative judgments from hundreds of nominations, and specific inputs from a global 86-person Expert Panel.
To qualify for the list, companies must be independent, for-profit, cleantech companies that are not listed on any major stock exchange. Companies were weighted and scored to create a short list of 312 companies. Short-listed nominees were reviewed by CTG’s Expert Panel, resulting in a finalized list of 100 companies from 18 countries.
- The complete list of 100 companies was revealed on January 22nd at the 16th annual Cleantech Forum San Francisco: https://i3connect.com/gct100/the-list
- For complete information on Opus One Solutions’ leadership within the cleantech space, access i3 by visiting i3connect.com — CTG’s leading market intelligence platform — and search for Opus One Solution
- The list is accompanied by a full report with commentary and insight on the 2018 Global Cleantech 100 — authored by CTG, powered by data from i3, and sponsored by Chubb. Download the report at: https://i3connect.com/gct100/reports
- The complete list of Global Cleantech 100 expert panel members is available at https://i3connect.com/gct100/panelist
About Opus One Solutions
Opus One Solutions is a software engineering and solutions company with the vision of a distributed energy network. Opus One’s intelligent energy networking platform, GridOS®, optimizes complex power flows so that it can deliver real-time energy management and integrated planning to distribution utilities and other managers of distributed energy assets. GridOS is modular, scalable, and integrates seamlessly with existing data systems to unlock greater potential for distributed energy resources, including renewable generation, energy storage, and responsive demand. GridOS also facilitates the management of microgrids — from homes to businesses to communities — for unparalleled grid resiliency and value to the electricity customer.
About Cleantech Group
Founded in 2002, the mission of Cleantech Group (CTG) is to accelerate sustainable innovation. Our subscriptions, events and programs are all designed to help corporates, investors, and all players in the innovation ecosystem discover and connect with the key companies, trends, and people in the market. Our coverage is global, spans the entire clean technology theme and is relevant to the future of all industries. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with a growing international presence in London. Our parent company, Enovation Partners, one of Consulting Magazine’s 2017 Seven Small Jewels, is based in Chicago (learn more at www.enovationpartners.com).
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