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C3 Energy

April 03, 2014 10:00 ET

C3 Energy Wins Grid Edge 20 Award

Award Recognizes C3 Energy for Its Vision and Technological Leadership in Smart Grid Analytics

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 3, 2014) - C3 Energy was named to Greentech Media's Grid Edge 20 this week, recognizing the company for the technological innovation and smart grid leadership represented by its C3 Energy Smart Grid Analytics solutions.

"We are pleased to receive this award from Greentech Media for leadership in smart grid analytics," said Ed Abbo, President and CTO, C3 Energy. "We appreciate the recognition for C3 Energy's software platform capabilities, breadth of smart grid analytics solutions, and vision of the value that smart grid analytics solutions can provide to utilities."

Greentech Media selected C3 Energy due to its comprehensive smart grid analytics offering for the utility industry, saying that the company has the "right big data architecture" and recognizing the "big, deep and wide data analytics project with Baltimore Gas & Electric." C3 Energy has invested over five years and $150 million to design and develop a unified and cohesive Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product architecture that enables utility operators to realize the full benefit of their smart grid and energy system investments. C3 Energy Smart Grid Analytics solutions are currently in use by leading utilities and organizations in the United States, Europe, and around the world.

The Grid Edge 20 awards are granted to technology vendors serving the electric power market that have the potential to shape the market going forward via innovative product offerings, sound market strategies, and forward-looking vision.

About C3 Energy
C3 Energy is an enterprise application software company that harnesses the power of big data, smart grid analytics, social networking, machine learning, and cloud computing to improve the safety, reliability, and efficiency of power delivery. C3 Energy's family of utility-tested and proven smart grid analytics products deliver end-to-end solutions across the entire smart grid, from energy grid capital asset allocation, transmission, distribution, and advanced metering, to the customer experience and energy efficiency programs. C3 Energy products enable utility operators to realize the full benefit of their smart grid and energy system investments. Learn more at

About Grid Edge 20
Grid Edge 20 is part of the Grid Edge initiative launched by Greentech Media in Fall 2013. The initiative includes original research from GTM Research, online news and media coverage, a webinar series on specific grid edge topics, and the Grid Edge Executive Council.