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NiSource and Bidgely to Keynote Chartwell’s 24th Annual EMACS Customer Experience Conference

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

Executives from Bidgely and NiSource , one of the largest fully-regulated utility companies in the United States, will deliver the keynote session at the 24th Annual Chartwells EMACS: Customer Experience Conference .

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  • Executives from Bidgely and NiSource , one of the largest fully-regulated utility companies in the United States, will deliver the keynote session at the 24th Annual Chartwells EMACS: Customer Experience Conference .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005303/en/
    NiSource and Bidgely executives explore how data analytics and AI are transforming the customer experience during 24th annual EMACS Conference keynote.
  • Recognized by IDC MarketScape as a leader in worldwide digital customer engagement solutions, Bidgely has worked with utilities and energy retailers around the world to transform and modernize their customer experience initiatives.
  • Visit the registration page for a pass to the virtual EMACS conference, and learn more about how Bidgely is driving a superior digital customer experience with these On-Demand Videos .

Gen Z has the lowest financial literacy, study reveals

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

Among Gen X, Gen Y and Gen Z, the percentage of P-Fin Index questions answered correctly is 49%, 48% and 43%, respectively.

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  • Among Gen X, Gen Y and Gen Z, the percentage of P-Fin Index questions answered correctly is 49%, 48% and 43%, respectively.
  • While Gen Z has the lowest levels of financial literacy, trends across the financial wellness indicators show Gen X faces the greatest financial challenges.
  • Approximately 20% of Gen Z, Gen Y and Baby Boomers, and 11% of the Silent Generation report difficulty making ends meet.
  • This feeling is more common among younger generations, with Gen Z, Gen Y and Gen X respondents reporting feeling the most focused (52%, 48%, and 44%, respectively).

Leap Secures $33.5 Million to Scale Its Next-Gen Energy Market Access Platform

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Leap , the leading energy market access provider, today announced that it has secured a new capital raise totaling $33.5 million from a combination of equity and debt.

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  • Leap , the leading energy market access provider, today announced that it has secured a new capital raise totaling $33.5 million from a combination of equity and debt.
  • Leap will leverage this capital to scale and develop its platform to meet the growing demand for market-driven grid services in markets across North America and beyond.
  • As the grid transitions to renewable energy and incorporates more smart devices, flexible capacity is essential to balance power grids.
  • Leap is the leading global platform for generating new value from grid-connected resources and devices through integration with energy markets.

Kevala Builds Out Advisory and Professional Services Department as Grid Resiliency Projects Accelerate around the Globe

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:30pm

With a strong pipeline of grid resiliency projects underway across the United States and worldwide, the company's extensive growth and momentum reflect increasing demand for actionable energy data to support electrification.

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  • With a strong pipeline of grid resiliency projects underway across the United States and worldwide, the company's extensive growth and momentum reflect increasing demand for actionable energy data to support electrification.
  • "I'm thrilled to join Kevala on their mission to accelerate smart investments in our grid at a time when the clean energy market is experiencing exponential growth," said Karin Corfee, Kevala's new Vice President of Advisory and Professional Services.
  • Within the company's Advisory and Professional Services team, new hires include:
    Karin Corfee Vice President of Advisory and Professional Services:Karin Corfee's areas of expertise include strategic planning, sustainability, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and distributed energy resources (DERs).
  • Prior to joining Kevala, Dr. Giraldez worked for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) where she led Distributed Energy Resources (DER) grid integration related projects.

MAJOR BREAKTHROUGH IN GASEOUS HYDROGEN REACTOR DESIGN.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:00am

Wall Township, NJ , Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coates International, Ltd. (COTE) (the Company) is pleased to announce that it has fulfilled its promise and achieved a major breakthrough in the next generation of its proprietary, Gaseous Hydrogen Reactor Design.

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  • Wall Township, NJ , Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coates International, Ltd. (COTE) (the Company) is pleased to announce that it has fulfilled its promise and achieved a major breakthrough in the next generation of its proprietary, Gaseous Hydrogen Reactor Design.
  • This breakthrough is now able to harness and deliver Gaseous Hydrogen to power the Companys industrial CSRV Electric Power Generator 100 150 KW.
  • The Generator energizes the hydrogen reactor with 3KW of power needed to produce the Gaseous Hydrogen which is then delivered as the fuel to run the CSRV Generator.
  • Advanced Hydrogen Power, Ltd. and Coates International, Ltd. have been working on this new Reactor Technology for approximately seven years and are now planning to establish production of this most Green Power Technology.

Convergent Energy + Power Acquires 20 MWh Battery Energy Storage Opportunity from SMT Energy

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 3:30pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SMT Energy LLC (SMT), a renewable energy developer and advisor, and Convergent Energy + Power (Convergent), the most dependable provider of energy storage solutions in North America with a 100% project completion rate, announced today Convergent's acquisition of SMT's 5 MW / 20 MWh battery energy storage opportunity on Staten Island, New York. The system, once operational, will become one of the largest battery storage systems within the five boroughs. The battery system, connected to the ConEdison power grid as a distributed generation asset, is on track to come online in 2022. Battery storage is integral to the clean energy transition while increasing reliability and reducing costs for ratepayers.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SMT Energy LLC (SMT), a renewable energy developer and advisor, and Convergent Energy + Power (Convergent), the most dependable provider of energy storage solutions inNorth Americawith a 100% project completion rate, announced today Convergent's acquisition of SMT's 5 MW / 20 MWh battery energy storage opportunity on Staten Island, New York.
  • Battery storage is integral to the clean energy transition while increasing reliability and reducing costs for ratepayers.
  • SMT Energy LLC is a leading renewable energy developer focused on community solar and standalone energy storage facilities throughout the United States.
  • Convergent Energy + Power (Convergent) is the most dependable provider of energy storage solutions in North America.

Cooperation between Honda and Red Bull Group as from 2022

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 9:00am

On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.

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  • On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.
  • This is as a result of the request made to Honda by Red Bull following our announcement that we are leaving the sport.
  • 2) Honda will support Red Bull Powertrains in building the 2022 PU and also provide trackside and race operation support from Japan throughout the 2022 season, and from 2023, Red Bull Powertrains will take responsibility for all manufacturing and servicing of Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri's engines.
  • Specifically, HRC will support the Red Bull Group's Formula 1 activity in 2022, taking charge of all the above-mentioned points.

Eaton and Enel X expand clean energy infrastructure, strengthen energy resilience in Puerto Rico with second microgrid

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:03pm

"The increasing frequency and impact of climate emergencies underscore the need for far more sustainable and resilient power," said Brian Brickhouse, president of Eaton's Electrical Sector, Americas region. "Around the world, we're applying our Everything as a Grid approach to strengthen operations with low-carbon energy sources and the ability to withstand extreme weather emergencies. With our partner Enel X, we established a replicable energy-as-a-service model that exemplifies how to keep the power on -- no matter what."

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  • PITTSBURGHand BOSTON, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Power management company Eaton and Enel X, the Enel Group's advanced energy services business line, today announced plans for a second joint microgrid project in Puerto Rico.
  • The projects will reduce demand on regional energy infrastructure, enable Eaton to power manufacturing with more renewables and boost energy resilience for its operations.
  • "Enel X is committed to delivering custom energy solutions that deliver economic value and meet any organization's sustainability needs.
  • Enel X advises large energy users on energy procurement, sustainability, and risk management, and has completed 65,000 energy procurement events including 3,000 MW of long-term renewable energy contracts.

mPrest mDERMS and mTHM Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 2:17pm

mPrest customers can now take advantage of the scalability, high availability, and security of Azure, with streamlined deployment and management.

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  • mPrest customers can now take advantage of the scalability, high availability, and security of Azure, with streamlined deployment and management.
  • mDERMS is designed and built in a micro-services architecture that is suited to leverage the Microsoft Azure hosting environment.
  • Jake Zborowski, General Manager, Microsoft Azure Platform at Microsoft Corp. said, Were pleased to welcome mPrest and its mDERMS and mTHM applications to the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, which gives our partners great exposure to cloud customers around the globe.
  • The Azure Marketplace is an online market for buying and selling cloud solutions certified to run on Azure.

Bidgely Selected as 2021 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards Finalist

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 12:00pm

Bidgely has been named a finalist in the 23rd annual S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards.

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  • Bidgely has been named a finalist in the 23rd annual S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards.
  • Often described as the Oscars of the energy industry, the S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards recognizes achievements in innovation, leadership, and company performance in 22 categories spanning the entire energy complex.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210930005251/en/
    Bidgely named finalist in S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards for successful deployment of AI solutions with global utilities.
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    We are honored to be named a finalist in S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards Grid Edge category alongside fellow industry innovators for our work in advancing todays electric grid, said Gautam Aggarwal, chief business officer of Bidgely.