Opower signed a business partnership with Tokyo Electric Power Co. Opower also opened an office in Tokyo.
TEPCO, the largest utility in Japan, supplies power to nearly 20 million residential customers.
Opower's big data platform analyzes smart meter data at a large scale and offers customers more personalized and timely insights about their energy consumption. In the future, TEPCO customers will be able to access the Opower platform via TEPCO's Denki Kakeibo customer web portal.
In addition, Opower announced that it has opened an office in Tokyo, where the company is now officially incorporated. The office, which is located in the Akasaka area in central Tokyo, is Opower's fifth office and second in Asia.