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VIDEO: How Viridity Energy Is Marrying Big Data & Energy

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Audrey Zibelman, Viridity EnergyWe can’t get enough of companies using smart algorithms and data management to make the power grid run more smoothly and to promote energy efficiency. Viridity Energy is a great example, and the company is using big data tools — from energy pricing to energy demand and supply — to create a new avenue for demand response, or basically when utilities connect with building owners to turn down a building’s energy consumption. Viridity Energy sells the software to building owners and has managed to raise funds from Intel Capital and Braemar Energy. Watch my video interview with Viridity Energy SVP Western Regional Division Laura Manz: