Duke Energy one of five new members of the Association for Advanced Response and Smart Grid

The Association for Advanced Response and Smart Grid announced five new members have joined the organization, which focuses on developing and exchanging information among policymakers, utilities and technology companies. The new members announced are Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), EnerNOC, Steffes Corp., Corporate Systems Engineering and Silver Springs Network.

“We are excited to have these new members join ADS and help us grow our ability to serve the needs of the DR and smart grid community,” ADS Executive Director Dan Delurey said. “Duke Energy is now the largest utility in the nation, and its membership will help us expand the network of utility expertise in the organization. EnerNOC is one of the world’s largest providers of demand response, and recently the company has staked a leadership position in energy efficiency by leveraging its automated fault detection and analytics software. Steffes Corporation is a leading provider of thermal storage systems and is now deploying technology to use them to provide DR services. Corporate Systems Engineering is one of the companies providing technology and services to utilities and others that help them manage and control the demand response resources on their systems. And Silver Spring Networks is a leading platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks that enable utilities to introduce efficiencies, integrate renewable energy and empower customers to monitor and manage consumption.”

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