SOURCE: World Energy Solutions

World Energy Solutions

January 30, 2012 15:18 ET

**Media Alert** World Energy to Host Demand Response Webinar on Impending Changes to Programs in PJM

WORCESTER, MA--(Marketwire - Jan 30, 2012) - World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it will host a webinar, "Are You Ready for PJM's New DR Market?," on Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 2:00pm ET. This complimentary webinar will educate attendees about the impending changes to PJM's demand response market taking effect this year, which could result in many companies earning significantly less from their DR participation. We will also discuss what companies can do today to navigate this new market and to maximize their DR revenue potential.

Webinar Details:

WHO: Luke McAuliffe, Vice President, Demand Response at World Energy Solutions, Inc.

WHAT: "Are You Ready for PJM's New DR Market?" Webinar

WHEN: Wednesday, February 1, 2011 at 2:00pm ET

WHERE: Learn more and register at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/447464950

WHY: Key Webinar Takeaways:

  • How PJM's new forward capacity market structure could affect your organization's DR revenue stream
  • Updates on important market changes, including:
    • the contentious "double-counting" issue,
    • the recent FERC 745 ruling, and
    • important changes in the Ancillary Service markets
  • Why making CSPs compete for your business typically yields the best results
  • Case studies demonstrating how companies maximized their DR payments

If you're located in the PJM territory and responsible for maximizing the value of your company's participation in DR programs, or are investigating strategies to reduce your company's energy spend, we hope you'll join us!

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 www.worldenergy.com.

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 approach can contact:

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