20 Most Promising Energy Technology Solution Providers 2014

The energy sector forms the backbone of modern day societies and economies. Be it old-school fuel like coal and diesel or new energy sources like solar, wind, nuclear power and shale—all are equally in demand, catering to different purposes. As industrialized nations rely on vast quantities of readily available energy to power their economies and produce goods, global energy consumption will continue to rise.

Addressing these needs, the companies are leveraging the advent of newer technologies such as remote sensing and simulations solutions to create significant impact on operational procedures of oil and gas industries. The technologies can help companies overcome risks ranging from volatile commodity prices, to increased health, safety, and environmental wellness. Similarly the cloud, mobility and big data technologies are used to develop smart meter reading and reporting solutions for electricity sector. The solutions can offer detailed view into customers’ energy usage and allow them make smart decisions and better planning, offering the ability to adjust their power consumption. There are numerous companies that are leveraging such technologies to retain and serve their customers better.

In this edition of CIO Review, we bring to you “20 Most Promising Energy Technology Solution Providers 2014”. The listing features the best vendors providing solutions and services that help energy companies address the most pressing challenges. The companies featured here showcases extensive business process knowledge, in-depth integrated and innovative strategies combined with talent base across locations.

A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, analysts including CIO Review editorial board has selected the top companies that are at the forefront of tackling challenges in the energy markets in the U.S.

Company Name

Company Description

Allegro Development Corporation A provider of energy trading and risk management (ETRM) software solutions.
Aquilon Energy Services Settlement solutions for the wholesale energy industry.
AVI-SPL AVI-SPL designs and builds the support systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration.
BeyondRecognition BeyondRecognition (BR) is a document technology company.
capSpire A global consulting and solutions company that creates, customizes, and implements meaningful technology for commodity focused organizations.
Enact System Offers a SaaS-based transaction platform in the solar and clean energy industry that results in significant increase in sales process efficiency.
Enertia Software Develops integrated enterprise solution for the oil and gas industry, providing data seamless from the field to the financials while offering a fully integrated, enterprise grade system.
Indigo Beam Provides business consulting to automate oil fields.
Irth Solutions Provides cloud-based, field service management software to the utility and energy industries.
iSIGMA, Inc iSIGMA delivers fully integrated hosted (SaaS) Customer Information and Billing solution with functionality for regulated and deregulated energy markets.
Lacima A specialist provider of risk management, valuation and optimization software and services.
Mhg Systems Offers customized and user-friendly management software that are specially developed for bioenergy and forest production, and field work management.
Netfast Netfast provides innovative information technology solutions to help accelerate business growth and improve operational efficiency.
Panton Incorporated A universal platform for real-time all in one business information processing and management solution.
Princeton Power Systems A design and manufacturing technology solutions provider for energy management, microgrid operations, and electric vehicle charging.
Projetech Projetech, an IBM Premier Business Partner, provides solutions to maintenance and reliability professionals.
Tendril Tendril offers data-driven Energy Service Management (ESM) for the evolving energy market.
The Structure Group A leading provider of business advisory and consulting services helping to address the most transformational projects in the energy and utilities industry.
VistaVu Solutions VistaVu is a leading business management software provider that has the industry experience, tools, and tailored energy services software solutions to help companies in the energy services sector streamline their business operations and accelerate their growth.
WennSoft Inc. A provider of field service solutions which enable proactive, productive and profitable results.