WILMINGTON, Del., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), today announced that John A. Moore, CEO of Acorn Energy, has been selected again to present at Needham & Company's Annual Growth Conference, a by-invitation-only event running from January 14-16. The conference will take place at the New York Palace Hotel, located at 455 Madison Avenue, New York, New York. This conference affords institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists a chance to not only attend presentations, but also to meet one on one with company leaders. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120426/NY96114LOGO ) Mr. Moore will be presenting on January 16, 2014 at 8:40 AM. His presentation will also be webcast live and viewing information can be seen at http://www.acornenergy.com/IndustryEvents.htm. If you are unable to view the live presentation it will be available in archive for 90 days. "Acorn Energy is pleased to have been invited to this long running, significant conference. The conference is an outstanding opportunity to present the Acorn story and value proposition to a high level audience," said John Moore. About Acorn Energy, Inc.Acorn Energy, Inc. is a holding company whose four portfolio companies help their customers achieve greater productivity, reliability, security, and efficiency—factors which can lead to greater profitability. GridSense ™ provides monitoring for all critical points along the electricity delivery system. OmniMetrix ™ remotely monitors emergency back-up power generation systems to increase their reliability. US Seismic Systems supplies fiber optic sensing solutions to increase oil/gas production and lower costs. DSIT provides security solutions from underwater threats to naval and marine based energy assets. For more information visit: http://www.acornenergy.com. Safe Harbor StatementThis press release includes forward-looking statements, which are subject to risks and uncertainties. There is no assurance that Acorn Energy, Inc. or its operating companies will continue to grow their respective businesses, or that any of them will meet the expectations or execute the initiatives described or referred to above. A complete discussion of the risks and uncertainties which may affect Acorn Energy's business generally and the businesses of its subsidiaries is included in "Risk Factors" in the Company's Form 10-Q for the third quarter of 2013 filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission.