SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--energyOrbit, the leading cloud computing (www.energy-orbit.com) company in the Demand Side Management sector, today announced the successful Implementation and roll out of energyOrbit at Santee Cooper, one of the country’s largest public utilities.
One of the leading utilities in the nation to promote and implement energy efficiency projects in its service territory, Santee Cooper uses energyOrbit to run its energy efficiency programs. With energyOrbit in place, Santee Cooper is poised to maximize energy savings and potentially offset the need for building more power generation capacity.
Santee Cooper’s traditional method for managing its energy efficiency programs was the use of a variety of paper forms, spreadsheets and multiple databases to track various costs savings. The installation and deployment of energyOrbit was timely for Santee’s Cooper’s new residential and commercial energy efficiency 2010 & 2011 program rollouts. energyOrbit enables Santee Cooper to quickly adapt to business and regulatory changes. Managers and staff members have complete visibility into the performance of their programs and are able to proactively implement adjustments as dictated by market acceptance levels and other key performance indicators.
“energyOrbit delivers power and flexibility for managing our residential and commercial energy efficiency programs and the energyOrbit team has proven to be a responsive and committed partner,” said John Steedly, Director Program Development of Santee Cooper.
With energyOrbit Santee Cooper is now able to:
- Support rapid setup, deployment and modification of programs and conservation measures by business users
- Streamline and automate project business processes and communications for the full project lifecycle – from initial outreach through payment and verification
- Extend current workflows and the configuration of validation rules for tracking complex processes
- Calculate savings and incentives for a wide variety of prescriptive and custom measures
- Enable users to quickly and easily generate high-impact reports and dashboards
- Provide secure, customized on-line access for different user roles, profiles, and hierarchies
- Collaborate with third-party program implementers
“Collaboration with our customers has been a key factor in the development and propagation of energyOrbit,” said Udi Merhav, Founder and CEO of crmOrbit, Inc, the developer of energyOrbit. Merhav also added that “there is no greater testimonial than receiving an endorsement from your customers on your product and implementation service. Santee Cooper has on several occasions graciously agreed to serve as a reference to several substantial opportunities in various parts of the country.”
About Santee Cooper
Santee Cooper is South Carolina’s state-owned electric and water utility, and the state’s largest power producer. The ultimate source of electricity for 2 million South Carolinians, Santee Cooper is dedicated to being the state’s leading resource for improving the quality of life for the people of South Carolina. For more information, visit www.santeecooper.com.
energyOrbit is the leading energy efficiency/DSM program and EE projects management cloud computing solution. Rapidly deployed and powered with a user-friendly customization engine, energyOrbit offers scalable measures libraries, wizard-driven reporting, EE Programs replication logic and advanced communication and marketing campaigns automation. energyOrbit seamlessly integrates trade ally and rate payers interfaces, as well as enterprise CRM. Powered on the salesforce.com cloud computing platform, energyOrbit is web-based, Software-as-a-Service solution, where hardware/infrastructure costs are eliminated.