SOURCE: World Energy Solutions

World Energy Solutions

April 26, 2011 16:05 ET

Media Alert: World Energy to Host Demand Response Webinar: "Maximizing DR Value in ERCOT"

WORCESTER, MA--(Marketwire - Apr 26, 2011) - World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it will host a new webinar, "Maximizing DR Value in ERCOT," on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 2:00pm CT.

As Texas businesses and institutions saw in February, rolling blackouts can and do occur. Knowing this, savvy energy managers can stay a step ahead by planning to voluntarily curtail their usage and reap the economic benefit. This complimentary webinar will show you how, focusing on the available DR programs in ERCOT and how to determine which meet your facility-specific needs. Additionally, World Energy will provide you with a roadmap on how to maximize the value your company derives from demand response participation.

Webinar Details:

WHO: Luke McAuliffe, Vice President, Demand Response, World Energy Solutions
WHAT: "Maximizing DR Value in ERCOT" Webinar
WHEN: Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 2:00pm CT
WHERE: Learn more and register for the webinar at:
WHY: Key Webinar Takeaways:

  • Available programs in ERCOT and how to determine which meet your facility-specific needs.
  • The latest updates on code and regulations, from our special guest Dan Chisholm of MGI Consulting, Inc.
  • Why making Qualified Scheduling Entities (QSE) compete for your business yields the best results -- and how best to do it.
  • Case studies demonstrating how companies have successfully maximized the value of their curtailment assets, securing "splits" of between 80-90% with their QSEs.

If your company has facilities in ERCOT and you are either currently participating in demand response or exploring your options, please join us for this informative webinar that could mean tens, if not hundreds, of thousands of dollars to your company.

About World Energy Solutions, Inc.
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES) is an energy management services firm that brings together the passion, processes and technologies to take the complexity out of energy management and turn it into bottom-line impact for the businesses, institutions and governments we serve. To date, the Company has transacted more than $20 billion in energy, demand response and environmental commodities on behalf of its customers, creating more than $1 billion in value for them. World Energy is also a leader in the global carbon market, where its World Energy Exchange® supports the ground-breaking Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative's (RGGI) cap and trade program for CO2 emissions. For more information, please visit

This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from those indicated in the forward-looking statements. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to the following: our revenue and backlog are dependent on actual future energy purchases pursuant to completed procurements; the demand for our services is affected by changes in regulated prices or cyclicality or volatility in competitive market prices for energy; and there are factors outside our control that affect transaction volume in the electricity market. Additional risk factors are identified in our Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • Members of the media who are interested in learning more about how World Energy is helping companies integrate Demand Response into their energy management approaches can contact:

    Dan Mees
    World Energy Solutions, Inc.
    (508) 459-8156
    Email Contact