Success with OpenADR

Members of the OpenADR Alliance have successfully implemented Demand Response programs using their OpenADR compliant systems. If you are interested in submitting a success story or video, please contact Shannon@openadr.org or help@openadr.org.

    REGEN Energy Goes OpenADR

REGEN Energy wanted its Swarm Energy Management solution for electrical heating, cooling or discretionary loads to be less expensive and complex than other energy management systems, while still reducing peak electrical demand by up to 30 percent in commercial and light industrial properties. Achieving OpenADR 2.0a certification not only enabled the company to qualify for utility incentives but also ensures its distribution partners and customers are compliant with any OpenADR utility program. - Read the Full Story

 

    OATI and KCP&L Leverage OpenADR to Achieve Smart Grid Success

Utilizing a grant from the United States Department of Energy (DOE), Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) is investing in a multi-million dollar Smart Grid project in a number of Kansas City neighborhoods. For this bold initiative, KCP&L implemented OATI webDistribute, a next-generation demand-side management solution from Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI). The OATI webDistribute software ensures the KCP&L SmartGrid Demonstration project possesses the tools necessary to enhance the electric grid in the city’s urban core. With support from OATI, the Smart Grid system strives to reduce delivery costs, improve reliability, and optimize energy usage in Kansas City. - Read the Full Story