Green Energy Corp to Host MultiSpeak Integrator Training

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Green Energy Corp, in conjunction with NRECA and Cornice Engineering, will host a full day MultiSpeak® integrator training session in Denver.

Green Energy Corp, a Colorado-based software company that enables traditional and emerging power providers to move to the Smart Grid, today announced that it will host a full day MultiSpeak® training session, open to investor owned, municipal and cooperative power utilities, smart grid vendors, software integrators and consultants.

The MultiSpeak® Integrator Training will be held Wednesday, September 21, 2011, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., MDT, at The Ranch Country Club, 11887 Tejon Street, Westminster, CO 80234. Attendees will learn the technical make up and interoperability benefits of implementing the MultiSpeak® specification within diverse electric grid automation systems.

“We thank Green Energy Corp for hosting and sponsoring this technical training,” said Robert Saint, P.E., Principal Engineer for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). “Their GreenBus platform implementation of MultiSpeak® will be of great benefit to smart grid application providers and utilities.”

The workshop will be conducted by Gary McNaughton, P.E., Vice President of Cornice Engineering. It will cover MultiSpeak® version 3.0, which has been implemented at utilities since 2005, and the new Version 4.1 of the MultiSpeak® specification. Version 4.1 adds UML class model support, work management interfaces, updated staking interfaces, transmission power system modeling, detailed exchange of engineering catalog data and support for additional smart grid technologies. Participants who complete the class and pass an exam will achieve the designation “MultiSpeak® Integrator”.

“NRECA’s MultiSpeak specification is an industry-wide standard that addresses interoperability within diverse operations, automation and business applications,” said Glenn Booth, Vice President of Marketing for Green Energy Corp. “Our collaboration with MultiSpeak reflects our commitment to open standards.”

About MultiSpeak
The MultiSpeak® Specification is a software standard that facilitates interoperability of diverse business and automation applications used in electric utilities. It has been developed and maintained by a collaboration of NRECA and the over 100 software vendors, consultants and utilities that are members of the MultiSpeak® Initiative. For more information please visit http://www.multispeak.org.

About Green Energy Corp
Green Energy Corp is a member of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association and part of the MultiSpeak® Initiative. We provide products and software engineering services to utility, energy, and communication companies to enable the Smart Grid. Our team includes senior business leaders and industry experts with deep experience in power engineering, telecommunications, software and IT. Green Energy Corp’s GreenBus platform allows for rapid development of utility applications and is the only open source solution that supports interoperability of legacy and new applications.

Green Energy Corp is proud to be associated with the IEEE, IEC, CIGRE, NSF, NSF FREEDM ERC, NIST, NRECA and the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) organizations. For more information please call (303) 453-8357 or visit http://www.greenenergycorp.com.

Media Contacts:
Bob Saint
MultiSpeak
Program Manager
(703) 907-5863
robert.saint(at)nreca(dot)coop

Emily Harrington
Green Energy Corp
Marketing Manager
(303) 453-8357
eharrington(at)greenenergycorp(dot)com

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