Comverge and Honeywell Teams Up to Provide BYOD Program
NORCROSS, GA: Comverge and Honeywell has announced that they are teaming up in order to deliver a solution that provides utilities industry four new thermostat options for bring-your-own-device (BYOD) demand response and energy efficiency programs. Comverge is integrating its IntelliCONNECT software with Honeywell’s Wi-Fi smart thermostats to give electric utilities the ability to control and communicate with Honeywell thermostats within its service territory.
According to a report published in comverge.com, “Comverge, one of the leading providers of integrated cloud-based demand response, energy efficiency and customer engagement solutions that enable electric utilities to ensure grid reliability, lower energy costs, meet regulatory demands and enhance the customer experience. Comverge is helping electric utilities deploy successful BYOD programs that deliver substantial operational benefits as well as create more engaged, satisfied customers”
By teaming up with Honeywell, Comverge was able to lower their Cost of Demand Management Programs and Drive Increased Customer Engagement.
According to another report published in reuters.com “The unique capabilities of our IntelliCONNECT cloud-based software combined with the broad market reach of Honeywell gives utilities a great option when deploying a BYOD demand response program. These programs create a powerful customer engagement offering that helps utilities stay relevant with their customers, but they are less capital intensive than traditional demand response programs. These programs create a powerful customer engagement offering that helps utilities stay relevant with their customers, but they are less capital intensive than traditional demand response programs”