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The SV Business Journal thought Ohmconnect had one of the most "intriguing" pitches at 500 Startups Demo Day. → http://goo.gl/8oGzXj
Miss Demo Day? We saved you the time, selecting the best of the first batch of new businesses out of 500 Startups' new San Francisco location.
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French tech site, L'Atelier, thinks Ohmconnect is pretty cool. I guess we need to go to Europe.

http://www.atelier.net/en/trends/articles/ohmconnect-pays-people-reduce-their-peak-power-consumption_428748
Californian startup Ohmconnect has developed an online tool that helps householders to get paid for cutting back on their electricity consumption during peak periods.
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Another great feature, this time from The Next Web. We are bringing new ideas to the energy challenge, creating value at the intersection of Internet of Things and big data.
You know what’s better than helping the environment? Getting paid for it. 500 Startups-backed Ohmconnect has built a Web tool that interfaces with products like the Nest, Tesla Model ...
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GigaOM just published a great article about us—Ohmconnect.
Summary: Innovation is alive and well around energy data, thanks to a series of initiatives and programs. Meet Ohmconnect, a bootstrapped startup that couldn’t have existed a couple years ago.
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We are really interested in future models for the electricity industry. With the triple crunch of renewables, energy efficiency and an increasing demand for genuine end-user control, we think that the...
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Please vote for Ohmconnect → http://bit.ly/BigNYC  We're tackling NYC-size challenges at the BigApps competition this weekend. Huge thanks!
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Ohmconnect was featured by Fast Company today. Exciting + honored.
And with Internet-connected devices, you won't even know it's happening.
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The 500 Startups Demo Day was a huge success for us. Ohmconnect was one of The Next Web's favorite startups → http://buff.ly/1fUK118
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Pando Daily published an article about Ohmconnect. Our business model may be the one that unlocks value in cleantech.
For all the emphasis placed on clean energy, you might expect that a significant dent's been made in humanity's carbon dioxide emissions -- emissions that are directly linked to warming temperature...
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Moving my reading list to Readability:
Support. You can get in touch with us by email at support@readability.com or through our contact form. or directly: Tyler Gaw - Design. tyler.gaw+feedback@readability.com. Philip Forget - Development. philip.forget+feedback@readability.com. Chris Schomaker - Development ...
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Michael Breen, CEO of Growing Energy Labs, on the value of customer-located storage.

Energy Storage: It's All About The Software
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Novel batteries for storing solar and wind energy have gotten a lot of attention from researchers and investors, but they can’t do their job

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Another VC firm changes direction, plus executive moves at Powergenix and SMA.

7 Reasons To Celebrate A Clean Energy Future | EarthTechling
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This past year we saw strong signals that we’re moving in the right direction on energy, with renewables like wind and solar going up.

Silicon Valley Lost, And Found | TechCrunch
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Silicon Valley is a place that is just as much about people reinventing themselves as it is about people reinventing industries. As a new ye

Grid-Scale Energy Storage: 4 Ways to Grow in 2014 : Greentech Media
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How big batteries and load-shifting technologies can meet customer and grid needs

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Google may be taking another crack at tracking home energy use. According to The Information, the tech giant is currently testing web-connec

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The improbable but beautifully executed pivot. The prescience about technological change. The insight about what users want and need. Aaron

Data centers and distributed renewables: two peas in a POD
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How can the Internet and mobile networks use clean energy efficiently? Performance-optimized data centers are one place to start.

Opower Shapes Its Software Story
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As it prepares for a potential initial public offering, Opower Inc., a company that runs innovative energy-efficiency programs for utilities