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Friday, February 24, 2017

2017 Smart Energy Summit contest winners announced

Parks Associates held its eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer this week at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas. The annual conference included research presentations from the firm’s analysts, with industry leaders examining the expanding market for energy solutions and home controls and its impact on utilities, service providers, retailers, manufacturers, and consumers.

During the event, Parks Associates held several contests for attendees and would ...read more

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Southern California Edison: Integrating renewable electrical resources into the grid is a major challenge

Mauro Dresti, Senior Manager, Demonstrations & Pilots: Product Development & Division Management, Southern California Edison, provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What do you think is the most challenging issue for your company as it relates to the residential energy management market?

The most challengin ...read more

Monday, February 20, 2017

Innovative smart products are driving adoption of energy solutions: Insights from Stem

Matt Owens, Director of Business Development at Stem, Inc., provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What do you think is the most challenging issue for your company as it relates to the residential energy management market?

Rates do not reflect utility costs and therefore do not encourage the right customer ...read more

Friday, February 17, 2017

Smart home products help customers realize benefits of home automation: Insights from SCE

Derek Okada, Senior Manager, Policy & Planning, Southern California Edison (SCE), provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What do you think is the most challenging issue for your company as it relates to the residential energy management market?

Customer adoption of energy management technologies is growing ...read more

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Grid4C: Smart home can help utilities achieve energy goals

David Meyers, CCO, Grid4C, provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What are the major barriers impacting consumer adoption of energy related products and services?

Most energy products and services don’t make enough of an impact on consumers’ lives to capture their attention. Rehashing ‘energy engagement’ an ...read more

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Easing purchase transaction process is still a challenge: Insights from Sonnen, Inc.

Olaf Lohr, Director of Business Development at Sonnen, Inc., provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What do you think is the most challenging issue for your company as it relates to the residential energy management market?

Managing and maintaining the growth. We are entering an established industry with ve ...read more

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Only 15% of programmable thermostats are ever programmed: Insights from LUX Products

Rob Munin, President and CEO, LUX Products, provided insight on several key industry trends for Parks Associates’ eighth-annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer, which will be held February 20-22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin, Texas:

What do you think is the most challenging issue for your company as it relates to the residential energy management market?

The biggest impact that smart thermostats offer consumers is their ability to put home comfort in the ...read more

Thursday, February 02, 2017

SPEER Summit returning to Austin, February 7-8

The annual SPEER Summit, a premier energy efficiency conclave for Texas and Oklahoma, will return to Austin on February 7-8 for two full days of industry strategy sessions, plus keynotes, plenary panels, and networking.

The 2017 Summit, which will be held at the Westin in Downtown Austin, will cover topics including lighting innovation, industrial efficiency trends, commercial buildings automation, connected homes, and utility regulation and incentives.

Hear from industr ...read more

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