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Oracle Buys Opower

Opower (NYSE: OPWR), the leading provider of customer engagement and energy efficiency cloud services to utilities, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Oracle (NYSE: ORCL), for $10.30 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately $532 million, net of Opower’s cash. 

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E2SOL LLC - "PowerDocks" Attend​s Grand Maritime Innovations Conference

PowerDocks attended and presented in their first international conference today at UMass Dartmouth’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship's annual Grand Maritime Innovations Conference.

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Rubin and Rudman Continues Expansion in Washington, DC

Rubin and Rudman LLP announced the arrivals of intellectual property partners Judith U. Kim and Gabriela I. Coman to its Washington, DC office.

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Digital Lumens Ushers in New Era of Building Intelligence; Expands Market-Leading Intelligent High Bay LED Fixture Portfolio

Digital Lumens, the market leader in intelligent LED lighting and LED-based smart building applications, today expanded its platform with the introduction of three new products: an enhanced version of its LightRules® energy management software, an Android version of its LightRules®Mobile application, and a value-optimized, high-efficacy CLE intelligent high bay LED fixture. 

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National Grid Partners on Proposal to Develop Solutions for Cleaner, Greener Energy Future

Today, as National Grid attends the signature ceremony where more than 170 countries signed the Paris Climate Accord, the company also marks its new, innovative partnership with solar industry leaders and other New York electric utilities that encourages more renewable energy across the state.

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Greentech Media Research Report Identifies Borrego Solar as Leading Installer of Commercial Solar in New York

Borrego Solar Systems Inc., a leading developer, designer, installer and O&M provider of commercial solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, is proud to announce that in its first few years of entering the New York solar market it has secured the leading market share among commercial installers, according toGreentech Media Research’s (GTM) U.S. PV Leaderboard report.

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Opower Expands Energy Efficiency and Customer Engagement Programs with Eversource

Opower, the global leader in cloud-based software for the utility industry, today announced that Eversource Energy will significantly expand its agreement with Opower to deliver a new suite of demand side management and customer engagement tools, including elements of Opower’s next generation Energy Efficiency solution, Agile EE, to 250,000 more households across Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire.

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City of Hartford, Constellation and Bloom Energy Start Construction on Fuel Cell-Powered Microgrid

The City of Hartford, Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, andBloom Energy announced the start of construction for a microgrid system powered by fuel cells that will help manage electricity costs and supply emergency power to a portion of the city’s Parkville neighborhood.

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The Grid Edge Awards: Building the 21st-Century Energy System

The 20th-century power grid is an engineering marvel, delivering power generated at central power plants to millions of end customers through a transmission and distribution network that represents the world’s largest machine. 

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BRIDGE ENERGY GROUP INVITED BY DOE TO LEAD MODERN GRID CHALLENGES DISCUSSION AT REGIONAL WORKSHOP

BRIDGE Energy Group (BRIDGE), the leading consulting and systems integration company focused on improving utility operational performance, announced today that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has tapped the company’s modern grid insights for a panel discussion at its Grid Modernization Workshops for the Northeast Region.

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