Wireless Glue Networks Exhibits Energy Management and Control System for Japanese DR Market at DistribuTECH 2012
LAFAYETTE, Calif., Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Wireless Glue Networks, Inc. and its partners, GKB Technology Company, Ltd., today announced they will showcase their latest Energy Management and Control System for Toko Electric Company at DistribuTECH. The system enables customers to measure real-time energy consumption and institute demand response (DR) programs through automated control of energy usage in conjunction with distributed generation.
“Toko is at the forefront of managing energy at a crucial time in the Japanese market following the March 2011 disaster,” said Peter McCabe, President and CEO, Wireless Glue Networks. “Toko’s energy market and management channels in conjunction with Wireless Glue’s expertise in coordinating energy systems from smart grid edge to the cloud represents a unique combination for energy measurement and management capabilities that will be applicable throughout the world.”
“We believe the combination of Toko Electric’s experience in the Japanese domestic market combined with Wireless Glue’s software platform expertise is ideal for demand side energy management, and the solution can be used beyond Japan,” said Kinya Saito, Director, Toko Electric Corporation. “This solution is also being utilized as the centerpiece of the Waseda University project for demand response in Tokyo.”
The Toko Intelligent Network Controller (iNC) utilizing Wireless Glue’s SmartEdge Energy Management Platform is the next generation cloud-based service that enables Building Managers and Tenants the ability to institute demand response, manage and control their energy usage and costs and improve performance of their operations. The iNC’s key advantage over competitive solutions is its ability to deliver real-time energy data to the cloud while addressing the multiple communication protocols present throughout customers’ facilities.
Toko Electric and Wireless Glue will be exhibiting at DistribuTECH in San Antonio, Texas, booth number 4446, January 23-26.
About Toko Electric Corporation
TOKO ELECTRIC CORPORATION (Public, TYO: 6921) is a Japan-based Tokyo Electric company (TEPCO) mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of electric meters and related infrastructure products.
About Wireless Glue Networks, Inc.
Wireless Glue is a United States-based company with offices in Japan that delivers software and hardware solutions that capture and deliver energy data in real-time for the Commercial and Industrial market. For more information, visit www.wirelessglue.com
GKB is a Japan-based company, specializes in consultation and facilitates partnerships and relations with electric power utilities.
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