WAKE FOREST, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PowerSecure International, Inc. (Nasdaq: POWR) today announced it has received $20 million of new awards for distributed generation systems and utility infrastructure projects. The new distributed generation awards total $11 million, and include installations for industrial, military, hospital, data center, and commercial facilities. These include $9 million of traditional turn-key PowerSecure distributed generation projects, $1 million of turn-key solar energy projects, and $1 million of recurring revenue projects. The utility infrastructure awards total $9 million, and include transmission and distribution projects to upgrade utility systems, and substation projects.
The majority of these projects will be completed and recognized in 2012, with some projects continuing into 2013. These new awards and their timing will be included in the Company’s revenue backlog report to be issued in conjunction with its upcoming third quarter earnings release on November 7, 2012.
Sidney Hinton, CEO of PowerSecure, said, "We are pleased to announce these new awards, which include projects for a diverse group of customers and growing number of utilities. We continue to see strong demand in the marketplace for our products and services -- and our team is executing extraordinarily well. We are excited about this new, large group of projects and the opportunity to deliver strong value to our utility partners and customers.”
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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