Opus One to deploy grid-scale project over the next 18 months with regional partners
HONOLULU – October 25, 2017 – Today, Opus One Solutions was recognized by Elemental Excelerator, an industry funded program that helps innovative companies “change the world one community at a time”. Opus One will receive up to $1M in funding to develop a project to optimize distribution grid operations with increased interconnected distributed energy resources in the Hawaii and Asia Pacific region.
Opus One Solutions, a leader in smart grid software engineering solutions, has been chosen as one of 12 companies from 450 innovative companies around the world to join the Hawaiian accelerator and will expand the deployment of their award-winning software platform, GridOS®, to the region. Opus One is currently working with more than 12 utilities in North America.
“We are extremely proud to be included in Elemental Accelerator’s 2018 cohort and look forward to expanding our focus in the western United States, Hawaii and the Asia Pacific region” says Joshua Wong, President and CEO of Opus One.
Elemental Excelerator is a Hawaii-based incubator and accelerator that supports the deployment of commercial projects that will positively impact local communities in the areas of energy, water, agriculture and transportation, and then to scale on a national and international level.
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 Elemental Excelerator
Elemental Excelerator helps innovative companies to change the world, one community at a time. Based in Hawaii, the organization supports strategies that improve infrastructure and sustainably enhance communities. Specific projects are supported in the areas of energy, water, agriculture and transportation, with the objective of scaling impact on a national and international level. The program is funded by a diverse coalition of utility partners, corporate partners, the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Department of Energy, state government, and philanthropic organizations and operates as a non-profit organization created in collaboration with Emerson Collective. For more information, please visit elementalexcelerator.com