ARLINGTON, Va. & CALGARY, Alta.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Opower (NYSE: OPWR), the global leader in cloud-based software for the utility industry, announced today that it has been selected by ENMAX Energy, an energy retailer headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, to improve and enhance the customer experience with Opower’s Energy Efficiency, Digital Engagement and Bill Advisor products.
As part of ENMAX’s My Energy IQ™ program, Opower will deliver Home Energy Reports and its NextWeb online portal to customers, equipping them with more control over their energy usage and insights that make it easy to save money and energy on their monthly bills. The program will be powered by Opower’s analytics engine, which has processed over 500 billion meter reads to date — more residential energy data than any other company on earth.
“We want our customer experience to live up to the highest standards of today’s modern, digital world,” said Gianna Manes, President and CEO of ENMAX. “My Energy IQ™, powered by Opower, will give our ENMAX Energy customers unprecedented control over their energy use through a streamlined set of easily-accessible digital tools and resources.”
The My Energy IQ™ program can provide customers with a breakdown of their energy use by appliance category, personalized advice about how to reduce their energy bill, as well as for eligible customers, a comparative analysis that ranks their efficiency compared to similar nearby homes.
“ENMAX is an important client for Opower,” said Opower President and Co-Founder Alex Laskey. “Not only because they are a major partner in Canada, but also because this partnership demonstrates the value our customer engagement platform brings to utilities in competitive markets — in Canada and around the world.”
Opower (NYSE: OPWR) is an enterprise software company that helps utilities elevate the customer experience. Energy providers use Opower's customer engagement platform to deliver proactive, digital communications that raise customer satisfaction, manage energy demand, and lower service costs. Opower's software is deployed to more than 95 utilities worldwide and reaches more than 50 million homes and businesses. For more information, please visit www.opower.com and follow us on Twitter at @Opower.
This release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding benefits from the use of Opower’s solutions. Any statements in this press release about future expectations, plans and prospects for Opower represent Opower’s views as of the date of this press release. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and assumptions. While Opower may elect to update these statements at some point in the future, Opower specifically disclaims any obligation to do so.
ENMAX Corporation, through its subsidiaries, makes, moves and sells electricity to residential, small business and large commercial customers and is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, with offices in Edmonton. ENMAX Power Corporation owns and operates transmission and distribution infrastructure in Calgary and ENMAX Energy Corporation owns diverse electricity generation facilities throughout the province. Since 2007, ENMAX has been named one of Alberta's Top Employers. ENMAX Energy is currently the retailer of choice for both The City of Calgary and The City of Edmonton.