Blue Pillar Offers New Pike Research White Paper on "Digital Energy Networks: Mission Critical Power Meets ROI"

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Pillar, a leading developer of packaged software solutions that automate the centralized management of distributed energy resources, is offering a new Pike Research White Paper titled "Digital Energy Networks: Mission Critical Power Meets ROI." Available for download today, the paper is featured as part of the Blue Pillar new website at

"The concept and real-world implementation of real-time digital energy networks is a potential game-changer," said Peter Asmus, senior research analyst of energy with Pike Research. "Whether talking about microgrids, DR, or VPPs, the future is bright for smart grid aggregation and optimization structures and programs."

Blue Pillar's Digital Energy Network solution is a turnkey "system of subsystems" that securely consolidates and centralizes the monitoring and management of an organization's disparate energy assets. This best practices approach enables any organization to lower its total cost of energy asset ownership, improve regulatory and environmental compliance and increase levels of asset reliability, business continuity, operational efficiency and cyber-security.

"The advantages of our Digital Energy Network solution provide significant benefits to an organization's operations, finance and facilities management stakeholders," said Kevin Kushman, CEO of Blue Pillar. "With a Blue Pillar Digital Energy Network, chief operating officers can improve business continuity, energy security and regulatory and environmental compliance. Chief financial officers can lower their energy spend by monetizing power generation and consumption through simplified participation in ancillary energy markets and demand response programs. And facility managers can enhance staff productivity through substantially simplified operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and testing."

About Blue Pillar

Founded in 2006, Blue Pillar enables organizations to consolidate and control disparate energy assets through a Digital Energy Network that automates and centralizes command and control over the generation and consumption of power. Blue Pillar's packaged software solutions help customers rapidly implement a turnkey system that minimizes overall energy spend, streamlines day-to-day energy management operations and helps stabilize the power grid. Backed by venture capitalists Claremont Creek Ventures, Arsenal Venture Partners, OnPoint Technologies and Allos Ventures, Blue Pillar is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Kevin Gallagher Gallagher Group Communications 510.599.0416 kevin@gg-comm.comSource:Blue Pillar, Inc.