"Congratulations to ELO for reaching this significant milestone," said Michael Anderson, senior vice president for Utility Sales and Market Development at Echelon. "Echelon's proven, open-standard and multi-application energy control networking technology combined with ELO's market leadership position and first-mover advantage ensures ELO is well positioned for success in one of the most vibrant and fast growing markets on the globe today."About Echelon Corporation Echelon Corporation ( NASDAQ: ELON) is the world's leading open-standard energy control networking company. Echelon technologies connect more than 35 million homes, 300,000 buildings and 100 million devices to the smart grid, and help customers save 20% or more on their energy usage. With more than 20 years of experience in energy control, Echelon delivers a wide range of innovative solutions to commercial and electric utility customers. More information about Echelon can be found at http://www.echelon.com. Echelon and the Echelon logo are registered trademarks of Echelon Corporation registered in the United States and other countries. Other product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners. This press release may contain statements relating to future plans, events or performance. Such statements may involve risks and uncertainties, including the risk that Echelon's offerings, or ELO's offering based on Echelon technology, do not perform as designed, do not offer the expected benefits and savings or are not available for deployment as planned; and other risks identified in Echelon's SEC filings. Actual results, events and performance may differ materially. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. Echelon undertakes no obligation to release publicly the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.