PowerSecure Announces $15 Million of New Business Awards
by Business Wire
PowerSecure International, Inc. (Nasdaq: POWR) today announced it has received $15 million of new business for distributed generation systems, utility infrastructure projects, energy efficiency lighting products and solar project installations.
“We are very pleased with the pace of our order flow and are thrilled to announce these new business wins,” said Sidney Hinton, chief executive officer of PowerSecure.
“Building on the record backlog we reported in our third quarter earnings announcement last month, these new awards add to the confidence we have in carrying our strong business momentum through 2013,” Hinton added.
The new distributed generation awards include $1.8 million of traditional turn-key PowerSecure distributed generation projects, $1.9 million of turn-key solar energy projects and $1 million of recurring revenue projects.
Hospitals, manufacturers, grocery stores, military bases and other critical industries continue to choose PowerSecure’s industry-leading solutions to deliver reliable back-up power and cost-effective energy savings.
The utility infrastructure awards total $9.1 million and include transmission and distribution projects to upgrade utility systems, and substation projects.
The energy efficiency lighting awards total $1.6 million and include orders for LED lighting for retail stores.
With the exception of the company’s recurring revenue projects, most of these new awards are for turn-key sales, with the majority of the revenue expected to be recognized in 2013.
PowerSecure International, Inc. is a leading provider of utility and energy technologies to electric utilities, and their industrial, institutional and commercial customers. PowerSecure provides products and services in the areas of energy efficiency, distributed generation and utility infrastructure. The company is a pioneer in developing Interactive Distributed Generation® (IDG®) power systems with sophisticated smart grid capabilities, including the ability to 1) forecast electricity demand and electronically deploy the systems to deliver more efficient and environmentally friendly power at peak times, 2) provide utilities with firm capacity to utilize for demand response and 3) provide customers with the most dependable standby power in the industry. Its proprietary distributed generation system designs utilize a range of technologies to deliver power, including renewables.
The company’s energy efficiency business develops efficient LED lighting technologies that improve the quality of light, including its proprietary EfficientLights® LED lighting products for grocery, drug and convenience stores, and its SecureLite and PowerLite street lights for utilities and municipalities. PowerSecure’s utility infrastructure team provides electric utilities with transmission and distribution infrastructure maintenance and construction services, and engineering and regulatory consulting services. Additional information is available at www.powersecure.com.
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