28 Jan '13, 3pm

Opower saves two Terrawatt hours of Energy for customers

Opower saves two Terrawatt hours of Energy for customers

Two terawatt hours (TWh’s) of energy savings represents 500,000 homes or a city about the size of Sheffield taken off the national grid for a whole year. The savings were made through Opower’s behavior-based efficiency platform and is also equivalent to around £139 million in bill savings for customers with the elimination of over 1.3 billion kgs of carbon from entering the atmosphere. “Saving two terawatt hours is a significant and exciting milestone for Opower and we share this accomplishment with all our utility partners,” said Alex Laskey, Opower president and founder. “We achieved this only nine months after reaching one TWh of energy saved. We’re building incredible momentum and to date have saved families and businesses more than £139 million. Opower is committed to working with our utility partners to implement effective programs that save customers energy and mone...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergymagazine.com/article/opower-sav...

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