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Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in the US will be invaluable as we continue to expand. Additionally, her appointment to the board aligns with our commitment to the 50-30 Challenge, promoting gender parity in leadership teams and boards within Canadian companies.

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning_Energy Manager in Manufacturing Plant

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

In a fast-changing landscape, energy managers and engineers have new opportunities to manage energy usage to achieve cost-saving and emission-reduction objectives. While most facilities track traditional manufacturing KPIs — including overall energy cost (ECI) and consumption — other key metrics can unlock innovative ways to improve energy productivity.

Peak Power Tesla Battery

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities. See how shared savings agreements make it more economically viable. 

An industrial man and woman engineers

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

Understanding building energy demand can help reduce your facilities daily On-Peak Pricing. But, knowing when grid peak events will occur can help significantly cut costs. Find out more here.

Virtual Power Plants

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources.

Peak Power Team Battery Storage System Operations

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

In this post, we’re breaking down what we covered in our third and final webinar from our Lunch n’ Learn Webinar Series, talking about battery energy storage operations and control, including in-house operation vs. third-party management.   

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in

SWTCH and Peak Power Partner to Optimize EV Charging and Energy Costs at Buildings Across North America

SWTCH and Peak Power have integrated their industry-leading software solutions for optimizing EV charging usage and are collaborating to expand on their successful deployments at multi-tenant buildings
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Peak Power Launches $1,000 Bursary for Underrepresented Students in STEM and Cleantech Programs

Peak Power has introduced a $1,000 Future Cleantech Leaders bursary to help students from diverse backgrounds studying STEM and Cleantech subjects in Ontario.
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Hypercharge to Provide 58 EV Charging Stations to Condominium Development in Cambridge, Ontario

Funding for the project was sourced with the assistance of Peak Power, a cleantech company that deploys, operates and optimizes battery storage, grid-interactive buildings, and electric vehicles under a
Medium

Matthew Sachs Of Peak Power On How They Are Breaking the Cycle of Non-Renewable Consumption

Keep it simple. The energy industry is extremely complicated, and we can get so “into our own story” that we miss the forest for the trees.
Canadian Venture News

Startup Showcase: Peak Power Revolutionizes Energy Management for Smart Cities

Unleashing the Power of Intelligent Energy with Peak Power.

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

[Toronto, ON – February 13, 2024] — Peak Power, a leading cleantech company pioneering the energy transition, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to its Board of Directors. With an illustrious career as an international policy expert and recognized as one of the 500 most influential…

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

Amid evolving climate goals, aging grid infrastructure, and rising energy costs, manufacturers must be more meticulous and intentional than ever regarding their energy consumption. Energy managers must implement sustainability initiatives to reach net zero, and these initiatives must be financially viable. Plus, many are grappling with increasing costs on…

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

Reaching Economic and Environmental Objectives with Energy Storage Shared Savings In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex, and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities where manual load curtailment is becoming ineffective and harming…

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

In today’s world, building energy management and sustainability have become top priorities for facility managers, energy managers, process engineers, and sustainability managers.      To achieve cost and emission reductions, it’s crucial to gain a deep understanding of your facility’s energy demand curve and profile. By doing so, you can…

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources. Virtual Power Plants (VPPs) are an…

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

At Peak Power, we are passionate about deploying cutting-edge battery storage technology and driving the sustainable energy revolution. In this blog post, we summarize our battery energy storage operations webinar, exploring the operating and control methodologies that can help your business profitably pursue net zero.     Understanding the…

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in the US will be invaluable as we continue to expand. Additionally, her appointment to the board aligns with our commitment to the 50-30 Challenge, promoting gender parity in leadership teams and boards within Canadian companies.

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning_Energy Manager in Manufacturing Plant

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

In a fast-changing landscape, energy managers and engineers have new opportunities to manage energy usage to achieve cost-saving and emission-reduction objectives. While most facilities track traditional manufacturing KPIs — including overall energy cost (ECI) and consumption — other key metrics can unlock innovative ways to improve energy productivity.

Peak Power Tesla Battery

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities. See how shared savings agreements make it more economically viable. 

An industrial man and woman engineers

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

Understanding building energy demand can help reduce your facilities daily On-Peak Pricing. But, knowing when grid peak events will occur can help significantly cut costs. Find out more here.

Virtual Power Plants

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources.

Peak Power Team Battery Storage System Operations

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

In this post, we’re breaking down what we covered in our third and final webinar from our Lunch n’ Learn Webinar Series, talking about battery energy storage operations and control, including in-house operation vs. third-party management.   

Medium

Matthew Sachs Of Peak Power On How They Are Breaking the Cycle of Non-Renewable Consumption

Keep it simple. The energy industry is extremely complicated, and we can get so “into our own story” that we miss the forest for the trees.
Canadian Venture News

Startup Showcase: Peak Power Revolutionizes Energy Management for Smart Cities

Unleashing the Power of Intelligent Energy with Peak Power.
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Making yogurt with batteries — a vision of Ontario’s net zero future

Batteries at Etobicoke dairy and beyond let companies cut bills and gas-plant emissions while protecting power supply.
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Optimisation software providers seek scale-up in key US battery storage markets

Energy optimisation software provider Peak Power has received US$35 million investment
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Energy Management Startup Peak Power Raises $47M CAD to Expand Across US

Peak Power to expand energy storage tech as new US tax incentive drives adoption.
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The growth in electric vehicles will break our electricity grid — or revolutionize it

If we allow a small fraction of EVs to provide energy back to the grid, we could eliminate the need for much of our existing natural gas peaker plants

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

[Toronto, ON – February 13, 2024] — Peak Power, a leading cleantech company pioneering the energy transition, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to its Board of Directors. With an illustrious career as an international policy expert and recognized as one of the 500 most influential…

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

Amid evolving climate goals, aging grid infrastructure, and rising energy costs, manufacturers must be more meticulous and intentional than ever regarding their energy consumption. Energy managers must implement sustainability initiatives to reach net zero, and these initiatives must be financially viable. Plus, many are grappling with increasing costs on…

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

Reaching Economic and Environmental Objectives with Energy Storage Shared Savings In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex, and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities where manual load curtailment is becoming ineffective and harming…

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

In today’s world, building energy management and sustainability have become top priorities for facility managers, energy managers, process engineers, and sustainability managers.      To achieve cost and emission reductions, it’s crucial to gain a deep understanding of your facility’s energy demand curve and profile. By doing so, you can…

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources. Virtual Power Plants (VPPs) are an…

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

At Peak Power, we are passionate about deploying cutting-edge battery storage technology and driving the sustainable energy revolution. In this blog post, we summarize our battery energy storage operations webinar, exploring the operating and control methodologies that can help your business profitably pursue net zero.     Understanding the…

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in the US will be invaluable as we continue to expand. Additionally, her appointment to the board aligns with our commitment to the 50-30 Challenge, promoting gender parity in leadership teams and boards within Canadian companies.

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning_Energy Manager in Manufacturing Plant

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

In a fast-changing landscape, energy managers and engineers have new opportunities to manage energy usage to achieve cost-saving and emission-reduction objectives. While most facilities track traditional manufacturing KPIs — including overall energy cost (ECI) and consumption — other key metrics can unlock innovative ways to improve energy productivity.

Peak Power Tesla Battery

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities. See how shared savings agreements make it more economically viable. 

An industrial man and woman engineers

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

Understanding building energy demand can help reduce your facilities daily On-Peak Pricing. But, knowing when grid peak events will occur can help significantly cut costs. Find out more here.

Virtual Power Plants

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources.

Peak Power Team Battery Storage System Operations

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

In this post, we’re breaking down what we covered in our third and final webinar from our Lunch n’ Learn Webinar Series, talking about battery energy storage operations and control, including in-house operation vs. third-party management.   

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

[Toronto, ON – February 13, 2024] — Peak Power, a leading cleantech company pioneering the energy transition, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to its Board of Directors. With an illustrious career as an international policy expert and recognized as one of the 500 most influential…

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

Amid evolving climate goals, aging grid infrastructure, and rising energy costs, manufacturers must be more meticulous and intentional than ever regarding their energy consumption. Energy managers must implement sustainability initiatives to reach net zero, and these initiatives must be financially viable. Plus, many are grappling with increasing costs on…

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

Reaching Economic and Environmental Objectives with Energy Storage Shared Savings In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex, and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities where manual load curtailment is becoming ineffective and harming…

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

In today’s world, building energy management and sustainability have become top priorities for facility managers, energy managers, process engineers, and sustainability managers.      To achieve cost and emission reductions, it’s crucial to gain a deep understanding of your facility’s energy demand curve and profile. By doing so, you can…

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources. Virtual Power Plants (VPPs) are an…

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

At Peak Power, we are passionate about deploying cutting-edge battery storage technology and driving the sustainable energy revolution. In this blog post, we summarize our battery energy storage operations webinar, exploring the operating and control methodologies that can help your business profitably pursue net zero.     Understanding the…

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in the US will be invaluable as we continue to expand. Additionally, her appointment to the board aligns with our commitment to the 50-30 Challenge, promoting gender parity in leadership teams and boards within Canadian companies.

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning_Energy Manager in Manufacturing Plant

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

In a fast-changing landscape, energy managers and engineers have new opportunities to manage energy usage to achieve cost-saving and emission-reduction objectives. While most facilities track traditional manufacturing KPIs — including overall energy cost (ECI) and consumption — other key metrics can unlock innovative ways to improve energy productivity.

Peak Power Tesla Battery

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities. See how shared savings agreements make it more economically viable. 

An industrial man and woman engineers

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

Understanding building energy demand can help reduce your facilities daily On-Peak Pricing. But, knowing when grid peak events will occur can help significantly cut costs. Find out more here.

Virtual Power Plants

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources.

Peak Power Team Battery Storage System Operations

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

In this post, we’re breaking down what we covered in our third and final webinar from our Lunch n’ Learn Webinar Series, talking about battery energy storage operations and control, including in-house operation vs. third-party management.   

Katherine Hamilton Joins Peak Power Board, Bringing Extensive Clean Energy Expertise

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Katherine Hamilton to the Board of Directors at Peak Power. Katherine’s extensive knowledge and leadership in policy and the regulatory landscape in the US will be invaluable as we continue to expand. Additionally, her appointment to the board aligns with our commitment to the 50-30 Challenge, promoting gender parity in leadership teams and boards within Canadian companies.

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning_Energy Manager in Manufacturing Plant

Coincident Peak and Energy Planning: Top KPIs and Tech

In a fast-changing landscape, energy managers and engineers have new opportunities to manage energy usage to achieve cost-saving and emission-reduction objectives. While most facilities track traditional manufacturing KPIs — including overall energy cost (ECI) and consumption — other key metrics can unlock innovative ways to improve energy productivity.

Peak Power Tesla Battery

What is an Energy Storage Shared Savings Agreement?

In a landscape where energy markets are becoming more complex and businesses grapple with balancing financial and environmental interests, energy storage is becoming more attractive for industrial and manufacturing facilities. See how shared savings agreements make it more economically viable. 

An industrial man and woman engineers

Understanding C&I Building Energy Demand (and How to Cut Energy Costs)

Understanding building energy demand can help reduce your facilities daily On-Peak Pricing. But, knowing when grid peak events will occur can help significantly cut costs. Find out more here.

Virtual Power Plants

The Advantages of Virtual Power Plants for Industrial Facilities

From growing populations to extreme heat waves, the current power system works overtime to meet ever-increasing energy demand. If we want to keep up, we need to look at new ways of building out energy infrastructure, including more intelligent use of energy resources.

Peak Power Team Battery Storage System Operations

Webinar Recap: Battery Energy Storage Operations and Control

In this post, we’re breaking down what we covered in our third and final webinar from our Lunch n’ Learn Webinar Series, talking about battery energy storage operations and control, including in-house operation vs. third-party management.   

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