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2011-07-11 15:01:00

SAN DIEGO, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Novatel Wireless, Inc., (Nasdaq: NVTL) a leading provider of wireless broadband solutions, and Consert Inc., an intelligent load management technology company, today announced that a master purchase agreement has been signed between the two companies. Novatel Wireless will provide standards based 3G embedded modules and engineering services to be integrated into the Consert Virtual Peak Plant(SM) (VPP) Solution which is designed to create a more...

2011-06-22 06:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., and AUSTIN, Texas, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless and Consert Inc., an intelligent load management technology company, today announced early results from smart grid pilot projects with Texas-based Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative and Pedernales Electric Cooperative, both of which are in partnership with the Lower Colorado River Authority. Consert utilizes Verizon Wireless' reliable 3G and 4G LTE networks to provide real-time communication from a...

2011-03-21 09:00:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., RALEIGH, N.C., and SAN DIEGO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From the CTIA 2011 show, Verizon Wireless and Consert Inc. today announced a complete energy management turnkey solution for utility customers that runs on the nation's largest and most reliable 3G wireless network. The Consert Energy Management Solution enables utilities to create and load resources for peak and intermediate periods, improve demand forecasting, facilitate compliance with federal and state...

2009-09-21 08:00:00

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. and RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Consert today announced the completion of smart grid pilot project installations with nearly 100 commercial and residential participants partnering with the Fayetteville Public Works Commission (FPWC) in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The pilot has helped local businesses and residents actively participate in the monitoring and control of their energy usage with savings of up to 40 percent. (Logo:...

2009-04-15 12:39:00

RALEIGH, N.C., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama's multi-billion dollar stimulus package for smart grid technologies is good news for start-up companies like Consert, which will soon launch a pilot project to demonstrate its energy management system that combines hardware and software designed to save consumers money and keep utilities operating effectively and efficiently. Consert, Inc., based in Raleigh, N.C., provides a market-driven, incentive-based solution to utilities,...

2009-03-06 16:13:00

EDISON, N.J., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Marlabs, Inc. today announced that they have been selected by Consert, Inc. to build a smart grid energy management solution. By utilizing smart grid technology; this unique solution will allow a utility to better manage overall energy usage. Consumers will be able to control home power usage by creating their own energy schedule for key home devices -- which is in turn communicated to load management systems at the utility end. As a result, utilities...

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