The City of New York Receives the PLMA National Award: What to Know about PLMA and Demand Response.

Apr 6, 2017 12:54:04 PM by NuEnergen


About PLMA

Peak Load Management Alliance (PLMA) is a non-profit organization founded in 1999. It was created to be the “voice of the Demand Response Practitioners” and it’s member organizations share expertise to educate each other and explore innovative approaches to Demand Response programs.

About the Award

Earlier this week, PLMA announced the eight winners of its 14th Annual PLMA Awards. The Awards were presented during the 35th PLMA Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. Among other organizations in both, public and private sector, the city of New York received the national award recognition to the City’s Municipal Demand Response Program.

Demand Response has become a critically important energy program for the city of New York, including more than 340 facilities across 20 city agencies and organizations, responsible for a significant reduction of the load of the locations engaged and the City’s municipal peak load in general.


About the City of New York and NuEnergen

In partnership with NuEnergen, the City of New York has become a leader in the nation for Demand Response Programs implementation. This participation results in consistent 100% portfolio performance translating into revenue to the different agencies, funds of which are used for energy sustainability initiatives. PLMA also highlights NuEnergen demand response platform: “One of the most exciting and significant features of the program is an online platform developed and maintained by NuEnergen, based on specifications by the City’s program oversight team, to track program metrics and to monitor load in near-real-time”. (PLMA press release. April 4, 2017)


From the entire NuEnergen team, we congratulate the city of New York in this outstanding national recognition. We are proud to be your Demand Response Service partner.


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