Modular power flow control solutions company Smart Wires announced it has raised $75 million in growth equity financing
Smart Wires — a modular power flow control solutions to help electric utilities and grid operators solve their biggest challenges — announced it raised $75 million in growth equity financing led by Lime Rock New Energy. […]
LoadShare Project wins IET Innovation Awards Technology powers 45,000 homes with renewable energyLoadShare –a joint project between Smart Wires and UK Power Networks –has won the Power and Energy category, and received Highly Commended in the Sustainability and Environmental Impact category, at the prestigious Institution of Energy and Technology (IET) Awards in London.
The IET […]
Smart Wires has raised $54.6 million in funding, as the Bay Area startup works with utilities on three continents to prove out its latest generation of technology meant to bring greater control to the transmission grid.
The new funding round is part of an $88.1 million total offering, according to a […]
Fremont, CA – Smart Wires earned a place in the list of 20 Most Promising Utilities Technology Solution Providers 2016 by CIOReview. It’s a pleasure to announce Smart Wires, Inc. as one among the 20 Most Promising Utilities Technology Solution Providers 2016,” said Jeevan George, Managing Editor of CIOReview. “Smart Wires achieves recognition for helping […]
Paris, France – Smart Wires announced the roll-out of its latest power flow control technology, the Power Router™, at the CIGRÉ 2016 General Session in Paris. The state-of-the-art device is currently being deployed at utilities around the world with numerous pilots in place. The Smart Wires engineering team brought years of experience to the Power Router […]
Geli has been named in the prestigious 2015 Global Cleantech 100. The Global Cleantech 100 represents the most innovative and promising ideas in cleantech. Featuring companies that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges, the Global Cleantech 100 is a comprehensive list of private companies with the greatest potential to make significant market impact.
Smart Wires was invited by Edison Electric Institute to publish an article in the June 2016 edition of Electric Perspectives Magazine. Tom Voss, Smart Wire’s Chairman, authored a piece titled “The Road to a Flexible Power Grid” which acknowledged that new technologies that offer agility, speed and optionality in addressing transmission constraints are becoming increasingly […]
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Smart Wires will be featured on an upcoming episode of “Innovations with Ed Begley Jr” airing on the Discovery Channel on Friday, June 17 at 7:30am PST/EST. Be sure to tune in and hear former FERC commissioner, Phil Moeller, and PG&E’s VP of Transmission, Gregg Lemler, discuss how Smart Wires is helping […]
San Francisco – Geli, a leading supplier of software and networking solutions for the energy storage industry, today announced the completion of a $7 million Series A funding round led by a prominent clean energy investment office and Shell Technology Ventures. Shell Technology Ventures (STV), the venture division of globally integrated energy company Royal Dutch Shell […]
Smart Wires recently celebrated its 5-year anniversary with a ribbon cutting ceremony at their new offices located at 201 Spear Street in downtown San Francisco. The celebration was attended by 50 Smart Wires employees from the San Francisco office, and was hosted by Tom Voss, Chairman, Jim Davis, CEO, and Gregg Rotenberg, President.