- Cleantech list recognizes companies that are committed to action on the climate crisis
- Opus One Solutions software enables broad, rapid adoption of renewables and Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) at all points on the grid
SAN RAMON, Calif. – January 27, 2022 — GE Digital today announced its newest acquisition, Opus One Solutions was named a 2022 Global Cleantech 100 Company by Cleantech Group. The 100 companies on the list, chosen from more than 10,000 entrepreneurs, represent the private, independent and for-profit companies best positioned to deliver solutions that will take us from commitments to actions in the sprint to net zero.
Opus One Solutions from GE Digital is an innovator in software solutions with its advanced model-based software platform – GridOS® — that enables the digital utility. These solutions help electric utilities optimize energy planning, operations, and market management to make decisions about how to integrate renewables and Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) at scale across the electric grid.
“Opus One is honored to be recognized as a leading Global Cleantech company for the fifth consecutive year. We are committed to helping transmission and distribution utilities achieve rapid decarbonization and adoption of renewables through grid modernization. Our team remains dedicated to empowering utilities as they navigate the energy transition and building innovative solutions to achieve these goals. We are proud of our technology and its ability to help utilities maximize the value of clean energy technologies, enable consumers, reduce total system costs, and embrace technology to solve grid and climate issues,” said Joshua Wong, CEO Opus One Solutions from GE Digital.
“We have the science and ingenuity to solve most of the issues and there is the investment capital, in both private and public markets, to propel a three-decade transformation, to net zero,” said Richard Youngman, CEO, Cleantech Group. “The 2022 Global Cleantech 100 companies show this in spades. What they, and hundred others like them, now need is braver regulators, policy makers and procurement departments, to enable such solutions to scale and go down their different cost curves much faster than the current trajectories.”
For detailed information on Opus One’s outlook as an innovator, visit Cleantech Group’s market intelligence platform i3 and search for Opus One Solutions. Download the report and meet the companies leading the sprint to net zero.
The list includes entries from 94 countries and industries including Agriculture & Food, Enabling Technologies, Energy & Power, Materials & Chemicals, Resources & Environment and Transportation & Logistics. It combines Cleantech Group’s research data with qualitative judgements from nominations and insight from a global, 85-member Expert Panel of investors and executives from corporations and industrials active in technology and innovation scouting representing the global cleantech community.
About GE Digital
GE Digital transforms how our customers solve their toughest challenges by putting industrial data to work. Our mission is to bring simplicity, speed, and scale to digital transformation activities, with industrial software that delivers breakthrough business outcomes. GE Digital’s product portfolio – including grid optimization and analytics, asset and operations performance management, and manufacturing operations and automation – helps industrial companies in the utility, power generation, oil & gas, aviation, and manufacturing sectors change the way industry works. For more information, visit www.ge.com/digital.
About Cleantech Group
At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting, and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.
Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments, and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.
The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris, and Boston.