Peoria, Arizona selects Comverge for demand response

Norcross, Ga., April 2, 2012 — Comverge, Inc., provider of energy management solutions for residential, commercial and industrial customers, assisted the city of Peoria's Jomax and Beardsley Water Reclamation Facilities successfully participate in the 2010 and 2011 Arizona Public Service Peak Solutions programs.

By leveraging Comverge's demand response expertise, the city was able to curtail its consumption at multiple facilities over the two-year period.

Launched in 2010, the APS Peak Solutions program helps C&I businesses earn additional revenues by reducing electricity load on peak event days.

For Peoria's Jomax and Beardsley facilities, Comverge engineers worked with members of the public works utilities department to design a demand response system tailored to their individual needs.

This included shutting down agitation blowers and sanitizing UV lights during times of peak demand, both of which helped reduce energy consumption without dramatically affecting operations.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs