IG accepted as voting member of regional transmission organization PJM

Chicago, January 4, 2013- Intelligent Generation was officially accepted as a voting member by the regional transmission organization PJM. As the world’s largest grid operator serving over 50 million users, PJM coordinates the movement of wholesale electricity in all or parts of 13 states and the District of Columbia. Though IG has worked closely on pilot programs with PJM’s Advanced Technology Resource division since […]

IG awarded smart home showcase contract by ComEd

Chicago, December 1, 2012- In an effort to educate consumers on the benefits of the smart grid, ComEd has launched an outreach effort called the Smart Home Showcase. Its purpose is to demonstrate and increase awareness of the smart products, technologies and energy-savings that a smart grid could make widely available. Winners will share their experiences, and […]

IG announces successful commissioning of first residential pilot

Chicago, October 17, 2011- Intelligent Generation is proud to announce the successful commissioning of its first smart solar and battery residential pilot. On October 14th, 2011, IG launched its first residential demonstration, combining networked energy storage with rooftop solar. The system was connected to an existing 2.2kW residential photovoltaic solar system in a Chicago suburb and successfully […]

Jay Marhoefer, IG Founder and CEO, testifies on behalf of Infrastructure Modernization Act

Chicago, March 6, 2011- Jay Marhoefer, Founder and CEO of Intelligent Generation, testified before the Illinois legislature in favor of bill HB14, called the the Infrastructure Modernization Act. Jay Marhoefer started: “Good morning Chairman Holbrooke and members of the committee. My name is Jay Marhoefer, and I am the CEO of a Chicago-based clean energy technology […]

Intelligent Generation selected as top ten finalist for the First Clean Energy Challenge

Chicago, January 25, 2011- Entrepreneurship thrives as more than 70 Illinois clean energy businesses enter inaugural competition. Prizes of $130,000 will awarded on March 3, 2011. The Clean Energy Trust is excited to announce the finalists in the first Clean Energy Challenge. A distinguished panel of independent evaluators selected 10 companies to compete for the $100,000 early-stage […]

Intelligent Generation™ Opens Lab at IIT University Technology Park

Chicago, January 14, 2011- Intelligent Generation joins the Illinois Smart Grid Regional Innovation Cluster. Click here for the full Press Release. Intelligent Generation™ (IG) will celebrate the launch of its new test site at Illinois Institute of Technology’s University Technology Park on January 27, 2011, where IG joins the Illinois Smart Grid Regional Innovation Cluster (ISGRIC) as a participating […]