Springfield, MO (PRWEB) September 4, 2007
Gridlogix, Inc. was awarded the Governor's 2007 Technology Company of the Year by the Missouri Technology Corporation and the Department of Economic Development.
Presenting the award to Gridlogix President Carter Williams, Missouri Governor Matt Blunt said, "Gridlogix represents the best in innovation and as a strong partner with Missouri state government, the best in public private partnerships. Gridlogix is responsible for allowing Missouri state government to save millions of dollars in energy and maintenance costs."
Gridlogix, Johnson Controls, Talisen Technologies and ISCO are jointly delivering an integrated energy and maintenance management systems for more than 17 million square feet of existing state facilities that include as many as 1,000 buildings. This solution lets the State and other customers reduce energy and maintenance costs by as much as 20% with a payback period of as little as 12 months. Delivered on a nationwide basis, this technology can reduce annual oil demand by 500 million barrels and CO2 emissions equivalent to 25 million automobiles.
Governor Blunt known for his focus on fiscally minded good government said "As Gridlogix's technology sweeps the country and the world, it represents a paradigm shift whereby companies and governments can employ Gridlogix's innovative technologies to lower costs, improve energy efficiency, and improve the environment. It is the best of the best in clean technologies and it is headquartered right here in the Show Me State and it is in use in Missouri state government."
Gridlogix CEO Hal Gentry said, "It is a great honor for all the Gridlogix team to receive this recognition. In addition to all of our effort to create a great company, it's a great to see the State save money and the environment."
Carter Williams added, "Energy is now about national security and the environment. Gridlogix customers can rapidly and affordably reduce energy and CO2 emissions. From a policy standpoint, Gridlogix answers the environmental concerns of Al Gore with the fiscal discipline of Ronald Reagan. Technology bipartisanship of sorts"
Based in St. Louis, Missouri, Gridlogix is a leading software solution provider for enterprise software and "machine 2 machine" interoperability. Customers use Gridlogix EnNET to integrate systems throughout the extended enterprise into a real time management system for Energy, Maintenance, Security and Compliance. Gridlogix eliminates "cost of implementation" as a barrier for implementing comprehensive IT enabled cost saving, lean, "Green" and revenue generating strategies. Where Microsoft and Cisco are the "Go To" technologies for integrating 500 million computers in the world, Gridlogix's software integrates these computers to the more than 40 billion microprocessor controlled devices throughout the enterprise, supply chain and customer base. Gridlogix customers include universities, schools, governments, fortune 500 companies, hospitals, data centers, etc.
For further information about the company, please visit http://www.gridlogix.com.
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