REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pricelock, the most innovative platform for energy professionals to transact, network, recruit and search for jobs, announced today the launch of Pricelock Pulse. Pulse aggregates energy news, blogs and events for professionals in the oil, gas, coal, power, green energy, and transportation sectors. The platform features content on topics such as energy engineering, trading, markets and pricing, science and research, drilling, power generation and renewables.
“Our vision for Pricelock becoming the largest social network targeting energy professionals continues to take shape and we are very excited by the launch of Pulse,” said Naveen Agarwal, Chief Executive Officer, Pricelock. “The idea for Pulse came about when we looked at energy-specific news and found a lot of content, but nothing that brought together information for the entire energy ecosystem. Pricelock’s community of users is made up of both readers and content providers so our goal is to leverage and share their collective expertise to provide the best, most educational, information for the industry.”
Pulse is the first of several launches Pricelock has scheduled in 2014 to assist the energy community to better network, collaborate and share industry-specific content. All professionals across the energy community are invited and encouraged to contribute on Pulse. For more information on the platform’s topical areas of focus, editorial guidelines and the process by which to submit material, please contact Sandra@pricelock.com.
Pricelock allows energy professionals to transact energy products online, connect with other professionals based on their interest in buying and selling specific types of energy, and to recruit talent and find jobs. The platform supports transactions for all energy products and services including motor and jet fuels, physical natural gas, storage and capacity, power generation and capacity, railcar leases and coal. The largest utilities, power cooperatives, power generators, investment banks, refiners, producers, marketers, transportation, industrial and commercial firms participate on the platform. Pricelock’s mission is to provide liquidity for energy products not traded on an exchange.
Pricelock is headquartered in Silicon Valley and the recipient of several awards including Forbes list of America’s Most Promising Companies, Global Energy Award of Excellence by Platts and TiE50 Top Start-Up. Pricelock’s investors include Goldman Sachs, Barclays, Traveler’s Insurance, RenaissanceRe and Artiman Ventures. To learn more about Pricelock please visit www.pricelock.com.