Itron Extends Contract to Deliver Demand Response Program in Maryland
Itron Signs Two-Year Contract with
Since 2008, Itron has collaborated with SMECO to administer the CoolSentry program, which enables the utility to reduce peak demand. Itron’s cost-effective demand response solution increases reliability and lowers costs to SMECO’s residential and commercial & industrial (C&I) members. As a fully outsourced solution, Itron recruits customers into the program, installs the necessary load control equipment and operates the program using Itron’s IntelliSOURCE® Enterprise™ cloud-based software. Itron IntelliSOURCE Enterprise software is the foundation for CoolSentry as it automates every phase of the program to ensure seamless and reliable delivery for a consistent customer experience. Over the course of the three-year pay-for-performance agreement, Itron will provide up to 59 megawatts of available capacity to the cooperative.
“We have seen great success with Itron’s demand response solution over the last 13 years and look forward to continuing to provide energy savings to our members,” said
“At Itron, we are committed to optimizing the benefits of distributed energy resources and their impact on the grid,” said
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