BOSTON, Feb. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EnerNOC, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENOC), a leading provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), today announced that it is accepting nominations for its EnergySMART Energy Innovator award. The Energy Innovator award recognizes individuals who have leveraged energy intelligence software and data to inform a successful energy management program. Winners will be announced at the global EnergySMART 2014 conference in Philadelphia, PA, March 25-27 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Nominations are open to all commercial, industrial, and institutional energy users.
"As IT and energy management converge and the Energy Intelligence Software category starts to take shape, we want to celebrate those early adopters that are using data-driven energy management as a competitive advantage," said Gregg Dixon, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales at EnerNOC. "The EnergySMART Conference, which brings together energy management decision makers from around the world to share ideas and best practices, is a natural place to celebrate this year's Energy Innovators."
Submissions will be evaluated based on strength of the nomination, innovation of approach, and overall impact. Winning entries will be chosen by the EnergySMART advisory board, which includes representatives from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), The Brattle Group, EnerNOC, Industrial Energy Consumers of America (IECA), Lockheed Martin, National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO), and Opower.
EnergySMART covers the full spectrum of energy management best practices. Sessions will be organized along three tracks. The first two, Energy Management for Commercial & Institutional organizations and Energy Management for Industrial & Manufacturing Facilities feature product-agnostic subject matter and advice from industry experts. The third track, EnerNOC U, focuses specifically on maximizing value from EnerNOC's products and expertise.
The conference will include speakers from the following organizations:
- Alliance to Save Energy
- Archer Daniels Midland Company
- Blommer Chocolate
- City of Philadelphia
- U.S. Department of Energy
- Environmental Defense Fund
- GE ecomagination
- Harvard University
- Lockheed Martin
- MGM Resorts International
- Penn State Marcellus Shale Center for Outreach and Research
- Southeastern Container
- TE Connectivity
- The Sustainability Consortium
- U.S. Green Building Council
To submit a nomination for the Energy Innovator award, please access the application form via this link: innovator.energysmartconference.com. The deadline for nominations is March 10, 2014. To learn more about EnergySMART 2014, including sponsorship opportunities, and sign up for conference updates, please visit www.energysmartconference.com.
EnerNOC is a leading provider of energy intelligence software. EnerNOC unlocks the full value of energy management for utility and commercial, institutional, and industrial (C&I) customers by delivering a comprehensive suite of demand-side management services that reduce real-time demand for electricity, increase energy efficiency, improve energy supply transparency in competitive markets, and mitigate emissions. EnerNOC's Utility Solutions™ offerings, which include both implementation and consulting services, are helping hundreds of utilities and grid operators worldwide meet their demand-side management objectives. EnerNOC serves thousands of commercial, institutional, and industrial customers worldwide through a suite of energy management applications including: DemandSMART™, comprehensive demand response; EfficiencySMART™, continuous energy savings; and SupplySMART™, energy price and risk management. EnerNOC's Network Operations Center (NOC) offers 24x7x365 customer support. For more information, visit www.enernoc.com.
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Energy management can be complex. The EnergySMART 2014 conference is the premier conference on energy management, focused on stepping out of the day-to-day rush, engaging with peers, and developing the strategies for smarter and more efficient energy management. Through three days of enlightening sessions and keynotes, attendees gain a comprehensive view of the energy landscape, identify new opportunities for savings, and learn how to get the most out of energy intelligence software (EIS). EnergySMART is designed to connect peers and leaders dedicated to better energy management for positive bottom line impact. Sponsors include: American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), Alliance to Save Energy, Atlas Copco, The Brattle Group, The Cleantech Group, EEB Hub, Feeney Wireless, Industrial Energy Consumers of America, Lockheed Martin, National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO), Navigant Research, Onicon, Opower, Smart Grid Today, The Sustainability Consortium, Veris Industries, and Verizon Wireless. Additional speakers not mentioned above include: City of Houston, Industrial Energy Consumers of America, Mannington Mills, New America Foundation, North Penn School District, Reit Management & Research, Shelton Group, and UL DQS, Inc. For more information, visit www.energysmartconference.com.