Siemens is the world’s leading supplier of production, transportation, building, and lighting technology
BuildingIQ is a leading provider of advanced energy management software that actively predicts and manages HVAC loads in commercial buildings. As the only supplier of patent-pending Predictive Energy Optimization™ technology, BuildingIQ’s cloud-based solution is powering energy and operational savings in buildings across the globe with reductions in HVAC energy costs by as much as 25 percent. BuildingIQ delivers measureable results and has received backing from tier one industry leaders including Aster Capital (backed by Schneider Electric, Alstom and Solvay), the Venture Capital unit of Siemens Financial Services (SFS VC), Paladin Capital and the Energy Division of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO).
Recognized as a leader in its industry, BuildingIQ most recently was named winner of the 2013 Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award, Fierce Innovation Awards’ “Best in Show”, a 2013 Cool Vendor in Green IT and Sustainability by Gartner and listed on the 2014 Global Cleantech 100 and AlwaysOn Going Green Global 200.
ChargePoint is the largest and most open electric vehicle (EV) charging network in the world, with more than 19,000 charging locations. Ranked #1 by leading independent research firm, Navigant Research, ChargePoint makes advanced hardware and best-in-class cloud based software. ChargePoint’s open network is utilized by many leading EV hardware makers and encourages all EV charging manufacturers to join.
ChargePoint’s real-time network information including the availability of charging locations throughout the nation is available through the ChargePoint mobile app, online and via the navigation systems in top-selling EVs including the new BMW i3 and the Nissan LEAF. A driver connects to a ChargePoint station every 7 seconds and by initiating over 6.8 million charging sessions, ChargePoint drivers have saved over 6.2 million gallons of gasoline and driven over 144 million gas free miles.
California based J2 Innovations provides software solutions for the building industry.
FIN 3.0 is a next generation software suite including an entirely new application server called FIN Stack, combined with the custom graphic tool FIN Builder, and the FIN Mobile app. You can now build your entire customer’s solution using a unified toolset optimized for efficient workflow. The technology leverages powerful tagging and data modeling which means you can use queries to access data and eliminate time consuming linking.
FIN can help your next project get to market faster with lower development costs. The FIN Framework was created by a group of industry leading System Integrators with the experience and knowledge of what their peers need.
Power Plus Communications AG
Power Plus Communications AG (PPC) is a leading provider of broadband powerline communication systems to utilities for smart grid applications. PPC’s solution uses the existing low- and medium voltage grid infrastructure to deliver broadband connectivity, which allows for a real-time, bidirectional, reliable and cost-effective data communication e.g. for distribution automation and smart metering. The technology is based on open standards and has been proven in successful installations in more than 300,000 households.
Sensys Networks is the world’s leading provider of wireless traffic detection and integrated traffic data systems. The Sensys universal platform delivers the most dependable, flexible, and cost-effective solution on the market today, while the patented, wireless magnetic sensors install in a fraction of the time and with far less disruption of traffic than traditional detection technologies. Deployed in more than 40 U.S. states and 10 countries, the Sensys Networks wireless vehicle detection system is the technology standard for the world’s largest traffic data systems.
Sternico GmbH in Germany develops software for the manufacturing automation. Its strength is the seamless data transfer between the different stakeholders. In the rail industry the software focuses on the maintenance automation of workshops and enables the workshops to handle all technical wagon data according to VPI 08. Wagon owners, operators and workshops have the same information at all times.
Sternico is member of the VPI 08 working group.
Sternico developed the module MDC (Maintenance, Defect Management, Condition Monitoring) for its IT platform CoMaP (Corporate Management Platform). The software suite is a “light” manufacturing execution solution (MES).
Sunverge Energy is a California-based company founded in 2009 with the vision of integrating solar, storage, and smart controls to maximize value for both electricity consumers and providers. That vision led to the creation of the Sunverge Solar Integration System (SIS), a distributed energy storage solution comprising batteries, power electronics, and multiple energy inputs controlled by software running in the cloud. The energy services delivered from this platform lower costs, ensure energy reliability, help strengthen the grid, and accelerate the integration of renewable energies and electric vehicles for customers throughout the world. Sunverge investors include Southern Cross Venture Partners, Siemens Venture Capital, and Total Energy Ventures International.
tado° is the most advanced heating and cooling management system.
Heating accounts for 60% of the average household’s energy bill. tado° replaces ancient heating technology with a new intelligent solution which helps you save energy and heating costs. It will pay for itself in under a year. tado° makes sure that no energy is wasted. With the help of the Smartphone App tado° automatically knows how far you are away from your home. tado° carefully reduces the temperature to an optimal level as soon as the last person has left home. It keeps in mind how to pre-warm the home most efficiently for your return. This cuts overall heating costs by up to 31%.
tado° constantly monitors the weather forecast so it knows when it's best to let the sun warm your home. This saves more energy and keeps your room temperature at a comfortable level.
Tendril provides an Energy Platform, delivering end-to-end consumer engagement products, applications and services powered by an open, secure and scalable platform that takes the complexity out of the Energy Internet and creates a dialogue between energy service providers and their customers. With easy to integrate solutions, Tendril offers unparalleled insight into energy decisions allowing providers to balance demand, mitigate peaks in real time and minimize operational costs. Consumers are consistently engaged using proven behavioral science models, allowing energy service providers to deploy energy programs while giving their customers the ability to manage their energy usage and costs.
Wirescan AS provides products and services for diagnosis and condition monitoring of cables. The company was established in fall 2005 to industrialize and commercialize a unique technology developed by the Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) in Halden, Norway. The founders were IFE and Procom Venture AS, Stavanger. Present shareholders also include Siemens Venture Capital GmbH and SåkorninVest.