SunPower Corp., Carrier Invest In Parent Of Texas Retail Provider
SunPower, Carrier Devices Can Now Access Services Of REP's Parent
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As part of announcing a new collaboration with SunPower Corp. and Carrier, a global provider of intelligent building and cold chain solutions, OhmConnect announced that SunPower and Carrier also invested in OhmConnect through the company's latest funding round
In addition to its services in other states, OhmConnect operates a retail electricity provider in Texas, under the brand OhmConnect Energy
Building on the partnership with Google announced last year, OhmConnect currently integrates with appliances and devices from 30 companies and manufacturers.
OhmConnect said that the new strategic alliances with SunPower and Carrier, "will connect millions of homes to the clean energy future."
"Customers leveraging SunPower's and Carrier's solutions will be able to access OhmConnect's gamified user experience and get rewarded to manage their electricity use during peak usage periods. These collaborations expand OhmConnect's energy platform to a network of millions of grid-responsive devices," the company said
"Through connection to Carrier's significant installed base in the U.S., OhmConnect and Carrier will provide interested consumers the ability to better manage peak demand and support the electric grid's reliability," OhmConnect said
"With SunPower, OhmConnect is greatly expanding the ecosystem of homes that can leverage the energy they generate to help stabilize the increasingly vulnerable grid. Through the collaboration, SunPower's tens of thousands of solar and SunVault storage customers will have the option to participate with the OhmConnect platform. Participants receive incentives to automatically dispatch energy reserves to the grid during peak demand times. Together, the companies are creating a scalable way to impact grid reliability, while enabling homeowners to save even more money on their systems and energy bills," OhmConnect said
OhmConnect announced that its fleet of grid-connected appliances and home devices has surpassed 250,000