PowerSecure International, Inc. (Nasdaq: POWR) today reported it is serving utilities and their customers as Hurricane Sandy makes its way up the East Coast. PowerSecure has crews dispatched on utilities’ emergency restoration teams, and with restoration work now complete in Florida they are transitioning to assist utilities in critical areas in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. In addition, PowerSecure’s IDG team has also been in “storm mode” for several days, ensuring its Interactive Distributed Generation
) power systems are readied to supply backup power and protect critical facilities along the East Coast.
Sidney Hinton, CEO of PowerSecure, said, "Our Utility Services and IDG teams have been engaged around the clock supporting utilities and their customers as Hurricane Sandy moves up the coastline. We are blessed to be able to serve in these times of need, and we pray for the safety of those impacted by the storm and for the emergency teams assisting with restoration efforts. Throughout the hurricane season, we constantly monitor developing storms, ensuring that our IDG systems are standing by to protect critical facilities in the event of power losses, and deploying our Utility Services teams to assist utilities’ restoration efforts quickly and safely.”
PowerSecure International, Inc. is a leading provider of Utility and Energy Technologies to electric utilities, and their industrial, institutional, and commercial customers. PowerSecure provides products and services in the areas of Energy Efficiency, Interactive Distributed Generation, and Utility Infrastructure. The Company is a pioneer in developing Interactive Distributed Generation
) power systems with sophisticated smart grid capabilities, including the ability to 1) forecast electricity demand and electronically deploy the systems to deliver more efficient, and environmentally friendly power at peak power times, 2) provide utilities with dedicated electric power generation capacity to utilize for demand response purposes, and 3) provide customers with the most dependable standby power in the industry. Its proprietary distributed generation system designs utilize a range of technologies to deliver power, including renewables. The Company’s Energy Efficiency business develops energy efficient lighting technologies that improve the quality of light, including its proprietary EfficientLights
LED lighting products for grocery, drug, and convenience stores, and its SecureLite and PowerLite street lights for utilities and municipalities. PowerSecure also provides electric utilities with transmission and distribution infrastructure maintenance and construction services, and engineering and regulatory consulting services. Additional information is available at
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