September 24, 2015

Accenture and Siemens Expand Smart Grid Joint Venture by Launching OMNETRIC Group in Brazil

SÃO PAULO; Sep. 24, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Siemens have announced that their joint venture company, OMNETRIC Group, focused on smart grid solutions, would expand operations to Brazil and, in future, throughout Latin America.
October 15, 2013

Accenture and Siemens Form Joint Venture to Unlock Full Benefits of Smart Grids to Improve Energy Efficiency, Grid Operations and Reliability

AMSTERDAM and NEW YORK; Oct. 15, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Siemens have entered into an agreement to form a joint venture in the smart grid field that will work with utilities to improve energy efficiency, grid operations and reliability.
August 01, 2013

Accenture Builds Demand Response Billing System for Yokohama Smart City Project to Increase Energy Efficiency and Reduce Peak Demand

TOKYO; August 1, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the completion and deployment of a demand response customer billing system for the Yokohama Smart City Project (YSCP), the largest smart city pilot in Japan.  
May 28, 2013

SSE Selects Accenture for Major Transformation Projects

LONDON; May 28, 2013 – SSE, a leading electricity and gas company operating mainly in the UK and Ireland, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it with two significant projects to improve its customer offer and field force effectiveness.
January 28, 2013

Accenture Providing Hydro One Networks with Asset Management Analytics Solution

TORONTO, Ontario; January 28, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is providing Canadian utility Hydro One Networks Inc. with an analytics solution to improve how the utility plans investments in its transmission and distribution assets. The asset analytics solution uses a risk-based approach to prioritize capital and maintenance expenditures, which will help Hydro One manage and identify operations, maintenance and administration requirements.
October 18, 2012

Accenture and Siemens Providing Smart Metering Solutions for Utilities Globally

AMSTERDAM; Oct. 18, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Siemens Infrastructure & Cities today announced that they are working together to provide smart metering solutions to help utility companies improve the automation, planning, monitoring and diagnosis of their electric grid infrastructures.
November 07, 2011

Accenture Study Finds Growth in Customer Solar Power Installations Poses Significant Challenges for the Electric Grid

NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2011 – The increased penetration of solar energy installations by residential and commercial property owners and large-scale solar energy developers could undermine the reliability, safety and quality of power supply on the electric grid for utilities that do not plan for it, according to a new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) study.
July 27, 2011

Accenture to Partner with Pepco Holdings Inc. (PHI) to Build Communications Network Management System for Smart Grid

WASHINGTON, Wednesday July 27, 2011 -- Pepco Holdings Inc. (NYSE:POM - News), one of the largest energy delivery companies in the U.S.’s mid-Atlantic region, has selected Accenture (NYSE:ACN - News) to set up an integrated Network Operations Center (NOC) to expand the utility’s ability to monitor technology that supports its deployment of smart grid components, specifically an advanced meter infrastructure and distribution automation system.
April 13, 2011

Majority of Consumers Would Buy Electricity, Energy-Efficiency Products and Related Services From Companies Other Than Energy Suppliers, Accenture Study Finds

Majority of Consumers Would Buy Electricity, Energy-Efficiency Products and Related Services From Companies Other Than Energy Suppliers, Accenture Study Finds
NEW YORK; April 13, 2011 – A majority of consumers would consider buying electricity and energy efficiency solutions from companies other than traditional energy providers, according to research conducted by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).  
March 15, 2011

Israel Electric Corporation Awards Accenture IT Services Contract

Israel Electric Corporation Awards Accenture IT Services Contract
TEL-AVIV, NEW YORK; March 15, 2011 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded a two year IT services contract by Israel Electric Corporation (IEC), Israel’s monopoly power supplier.