September 9, 2010, Redwood City, CA – Silver Spring Networks, a leading smart grid solutions provider, congratulates Pepco and Delmarva Power and Light for receiving approval from the Maryland Public Service Commission to move forward with their smart grid initiatives. Silver Spring is thrilled that the Maryland Public Service Commission recognizes the potential of the smart grid to deliver substantial consumer benefits.
Pepco and Delmarva Power and Light will enhance their outage detection and notification capabilities by remotely verifying whether a meter is in or out of service, improving service restoration times. Both Pepco and Delmarva are projecting cost savings by eliminating the need for manual meter readings, enabling remote service connections and disconnections, improving billing activities, and enhancing customer complaint management, among other things. Silver Spring is providing its Smart Energy Platform to both utilities.
About Silver Spring Networks
Silver Spring Networks is a leading smart grid networking platform technology and solutions provider. We have connected over 10 million homes and businesses throughout the world with the goal of achieving greater energy efficiency for the planet. Our innovative products enable utilities to gain efficiencies,integrate renewable energy sources and empower customers to monitor and manage energy consumption. Silver Spring Networks’ utility clients include Baltimore Gas & Electric, CitiPower & Powercor, Florida Power & Light, Jemena Electricity Networks Limited, Pacific Gas & Electric and Pepco Holdings, Inc. among others. For more information please visit www.silverspringnet.com.
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