$18.3 Million Boost for Greensmith’s Energy Storage Software…And More Quick Microgrid News

Energy storage software and analytics company Greensmith has raised $18.3 million in Series C growth funding, with investors including European utility E.ON and American Electric Power. Greensmith plans to use the financing to expand commercial and technology delivery operations to leverage pipeline acceleration, and to advance its … [Read more...]

Poll Explains Utility Attraction to Microgrids…and Other Quick Microgrid News

If you're wondering why so many utilities are interested in microgrids, check the weather. Ninety-four percent of utility CEOS recently surveyed on five continents said severe weather has hurt their operations. And nearly as many -- 89 percent -- said they see a global agreement on greenhouse gas emissions vital to their business success. The … [Read more...]