Comverge to Share Insights Into the Impact of Demand Response Programs at the Smart Energy Summit

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comverge director of utility sales for the Southwest Region Ed Reyes will participate in a panel on the topic of demand response at the Smart Energy Summit. Hosting more than 200 executives representing utilities, telecom and security companies, retailers, and OEMs, the conference will examine the state of the home energy management solutions market and the emerging consumer and business opportunities. The conference takes place at the Sheraton Gunter Hotel San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas from February 25–27, 2013.

Moderated by Parks Associates, the panel presentation will feature Reyes along with industry experts from Austin Energy, EnergyHub, and ERPI to discuss the impact real-time measurement and verification solutions are having on the evolution of demand response. During the panel, Reyes will share insights from Comverge on the technology, business models and value propositions behind demand response. In addition, he will outline the elements of successful demand response programs for consumers based on Comverge's 30 year history in the industry.

  • Speakers:
  • Ed Reyes, Director of Utility Sales, Southwest Region, Comverge
  • Deborah Kimberly, VP of Distributed Energy Services, Austin Energy
  • Seth Frader-Thomspon, CEO, EnergyHub
  • Angela Chuang, Senior Project Manager, ERPI

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About Comverge

Comverge delivers a comprehensive suite of intelligent energy management solutions that enable utilities, grid operators, and commercial and industrial organizations to optimize their energy usage in order to reduce costs, meet regulatory requirements, and support sustainability initiatives. With 30 years of experience helping customers implement innovative Demand-Side Management programs, Comverge has deployed more than five and a half million energy management devices, recruited over one million residential customers into mass market demand response programs, and served thousands of commercial & industrial customers. For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter at @Comverge.

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