REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--C3 Energy Senior Vice President of Products and Engineering Houman Behzadi addressed how data analytics software and customer engagement applications support the Green Button initiative at “The Birth of the Green Button Ecosystem” event on Friday, which brought together Green Button creators, developers, vendors, utilities, and stakeholders to collaborate on a vision of how Green Button will evolve going forward.
Green Button is an industry-led effort that responds to a White House call-to-action: provide electricity customers with easy access to their energy usage data in a consumer-friendly and computer-friendly format. Since its creation in 2012, the Green Button initiative has seen explosive growth. Today, about 60 million Americans have access to their own “Green Button” data in a standardized format — creating new 21st Century opportunities to use private sector tools and services to manage and upgrade household and building energy performance.
“C3 Energy is delivering on the promise of the Green Button Initiative. We provide online and mobile customer engagement solutions that leverage big data analytics to help utilities develop a richer understanding of customers’ needs, inform customers about the specifics of their energy use, provide personalized recommendations for saving energy, and enable consumers to take action to achieve energy savings goals,” said Behzadi.
Friday’s event celebrated the emergence of a the Green Button ecosystem with utilities agreeing upon a common information standard, industry vendors implementing it, and customers having access to their Green Button data.
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C3 Energy is a SaaS and PaaS enterprise application software company that harnesses the power of big data, smart grid analytics, social networking, machine learning, and cloud computing to improve the safety, reliability, and efficiency of power generation and delivery. C3 Energy’s family of utility-tested and proven smart grid analytics products deliver end-to-end solutions across the entire smart grid, from energy grid capital asset allocation, transmission, distribution, and advanced metering, to the customer experience and energy efficiency programs. C3 Energy products enable utility operators to realize the full benefit of their smart grid and energy system investments. Learn more at C3Energy.com.