ONTARIO, CAN, April 22, 2015 – Opus One Solutions Energy Corporation (Opus One), a leader in intelligent and integrated solutions for the smart grid, announces that it is now a member of the Electric Power Research Institute’s (EPRI’s) ICT Innovators Forum.
The collaborative Forum is designed to increase the alignment and application of research between electric utilities and industry solution providers to accelerate the rate of adoption of technologies for an integrated electric power system. The group includes innovators and vendors working to accelerate the commercialization of standards-based integration technology solutions, based on the priorities of electric utilities and forum members.
“We’re excited to be helping to advance the industry by improving alignment between solution providers and utilities, and by providing input into EPRI’s focus and research plans,” said Joshua Wong, President and CEO of Opus One.
The work of the Forum includes ICT for distribution, transmission, distributed energy resource systems (DER), enterprise architecture, advanced metering systems, and also includes cyber security and distribution automation technologies
“This initiative presents an excellent opportunity for innovative vendors and other technology providers to collaborate on identifying and addressing industry and utility issues,” said Walt Johnson, EPRI Technical Executive and manager of the ICT Innovators Forum.
About Opus One Solutions
Opus One is a software engineering company that brings real-time engineering analytics to the smart grid. Opus One’s GridOS™ is a real-time operating system designed to solve and optimize complex power flows with a high penetration of distributed energy resources including generation, demand, energy storage and microgrids. GridOS™ integrates with utility data systems including SCADA, DMS, GIS and AMI.
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