Press Releases

OpenADR Alliance To Host Member Meeting and Open House Event at Southern California Edison

Event to include workshop, education sessions and reception

MORGAN HILL, Calif., May 11, 2015: The OpenADR Alliance, a nonprofit corporation created to foster the development, adoption, and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) smart grid standard, today announced it is hosting a Member Meeting and Open House May 13-14th at the Southern California Edison Energy Education Center in Irwindale, California. The event will include sessions on OpenADR targeted to utilities, independent system operators (ISO), regulators and control suppliers.

“This will provide a rare opportunity to meet with Demand Response experts who share a common interest in this rapidly growing marketplace,” said Barry Haaser, managing director, OpenADR Alliance. “Attendees will gain valuable insight into how the OpenADR standard is strengthening the electrical grid through improved energy efficiency and reliability.”

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Call for Review: OpenADR Alliance Releases Draft of OpenADR 2.0 Program Guide For Utilities and Manufacturers

 

MORGAN HILL, Calif., Jan. 27, 2015: The OpenADR Alliance today announced availability of the first draft of the OpenADR 2.0 Program Guide to facilitate more DR programs and further product development. The guide defines typical automated demand response (ADR) programs and explains how they are implemented using OpenADR 2.0. The OpenADR Program Guide expands the range of DR deployment scenarios available to energy providers, while giving equipment manufacturers better information on typical DR Program usage models so they can support a full range of DR programs in their products.

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OpenADR Alliance, 20+ Members to Showcase Smart Grid Solutions
at DistribuTECH 2015 in San Diego 

WHO:

  • The OpenADR Alliance, a nonprofit corporation created to foster the development, adoption, and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) smart grid standard.
  • In addition, over 20 OpenADR members will exhibit throughout the conference, showcasing OpenADR solutions that address customer needs in the residential, commercial and industrial markets.
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OPENADR ALLIANCE UNVEILS DEPLOYMENT MAP AND SEARCHABLE PRODUCT DATABASE

New Tools To Help Utilities and Manufacturers Locate Resources

MORGAN HILL, Calif., January 14, 2015: The OpenADR Alliance, which fosters the development, adoption, and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) standard, today announced two new web-based tools to help utilities worldwide better maintain grid reliability using ADR, while providing customers with demand response-enabled products delivering enhanced energy efficiency. 

The OpenADR Deployment Map is a database containing OpenADR 1.0 and 2.0 deployments worldwide: http://drrc.lbl.gov/openadr-deployments. The OpenADR Deployment Map provides visitors with information on OpenADR utility programs, including the location, status, category (commercial or residential), project timeline, OpenADR Profile Type (2.0a or 2.0b), and links for more information.

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OpenADR Alliance’s Barry Haaser Appointed to Department of Commerce Committee

 

MORGAN HILL, Calif., Dec. 02, 2014:  The OpenADR Alliance, a nonprofit corporation created to foster the development, adoption, and compliance of the Open Automated Demand Response (OpenADR) smart grid standard, today announced Barry Haaser, managing director, was appointed to the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee reporting to The Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker. Haaser was appointed effective immediately through June 12, 2016 as a representative of the OpenADR Alliance. Committee members will provide consensus advice on the development and administration of programs and policies to expand U.S. renewable energy and energy efficiency exports.

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