Comverge to Share Insights Into Demand Response Investments at the PLMA Spring Conference

NORCROSS, Ga., April 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comverge, Inc., the leading provider of demand management solutions for electric utilities, will discuss the value of various approaches to demand response at the 16th Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) Spring Conference. The PLMA Spring Conference brings together industry professionals from the technology, utility and business sectors to discuss key trends in demand response. The conference will take place at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador in Tucson, AZ from April 28-29, 2015.

Comverge executives will participate in multiple interactive panels during the two-day conference. On Tuesday, April 28, Comverge's vice president of marketing, Jason Cigarran, will moderate a session discussing the value of investments in various approaches to demand response, including the use of direct control technology, dynamic rates and consumer behavior. Steve Hambric, Comverge's vice president of sales and operations, will participate in this session with other demand management experts to debate the different approaches to demand response. Later that evening, Cigarran will participate in a "Lightning Round" panel where he will provide an overview of Comverge solutions.

  • What: PLMA Snake Pit: What's Better: Direct Control Technology vs. Dynamic Rates vs. Behavior
  • When: 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, 2015
  • Where: Hilton Tucson El Conquistador, Tucson, AZ
  • Who:
    • Steve Hambric, Comverge
    • Jason Cigarran, Comverge (moderator)
  • What: Sponsor Showcase Lightning Round
  • When: 4:30 – 5:15 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, 2015
  • Where: Hilton Tucson El Conquistador, Tucson, AZ
  • Who:
    • Jason Cigarran, Comverge

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About Comverge

Comverge is the industry's leading provider of integrated demand response, energy efficiency and customer engagement solutions that enable electric utilities to ensure grid reliability, lower energy costs, meet regulatory demands and enhance the customer experience. Through its combination of software, hardware and services, Comverge helps utilities optimize every aspect of a demand management program, from participant recruitment and device installation to call center support, control events and measurement and verification. Comverge has worked with hundreds of electric utilities to deploy nearly six million energy management devices and enroll more than 1.6 million residential customers into mass-market demand management programs. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter at @Comverge.

CONTACT: For Additional Information Jason Cigarran Vice President, Corporate Marketing and Communications Comverge, Inc. 678-823-6784

Source:Comverge, Inc.