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Energy Platforms to scope Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Database



Energy Platforms LLC, the developers of ESP®, the cloud-based energy efficiency data management system originally created for Minnesota, has been awarded a contract with the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources to perform scope work on the Massachusetts Statewide Energy Efficiency Database. The scope effort includes heading up the Energy Efficiency Advisory Council (EEAC) Energy Efficiency Database Working Group and working with all Massachusetts program administrators (utilities) and state stakeholder representatives. A CARD grant from the Minnesota Department of Commerce, Division of Energy Resources (DER) helped fund the development of ESP®.

“Being hired by Massachusetts to define its energy efficiency database is a validation of the innovative CIP [conservation improvement program] work happening in Minnesota.” said Leo Steidel, CEO of Energy Platforms. “With the help of DER, Energy Platforms had an opportunity to solve problems at the state level and in a state that has a wide variety of types and sizes of utilities. Massachusetts recognizes the value of the experience gained in Minnesota.”

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