Greenbird signs new contract with JEA for Utilihive utility specific iPaas and Data Lake

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  • U.S. utility JEA has chosen Norwegian IT company Greenbird to provide data integration as part of an intelligent grid program.
  • Data integrations will be delivered through Greenbird’s Utilihive utility specific iPaaS.
  • This will provide the backbone for JEA’s strategy to leverage energy data and foster innovation.
  • For Greenbird this marks the first contract delivery to a utility in the U.S.

Norwegian IT company Greenbird Integration Technology has been selected to deliver its Utilihive integration platform (iPaaS) and Data Lake to a utility in the U.S. JEA, located in Jacksonville, Florida is looking to develop its modern, intelligent grid operations and leverage energy data. Greenbird’s Utilihive technology will provide the data integration and analytics foundation for this strategy.

JEA chose Greenbird’s Utilihive after an extensive screening process for big energy data technology providers. In addition to providing data integration, the project will also include Utilihive’s built-in monitoring and analytics capabilities, Utilihive Datalake and related services.

Greenbird’s CEO and co-founder, Thorsten Heller said,

“We are excited about joining forces with JEA and introducing Utilihive technology to the U.S. market. We strongly believe this engagement will bring substantial mutual benefits. JEA will build on our experience and insights from similar energy data integration and analytics projects for utilities in Europe, Middle East and Asia. And the Greenbird team will gain insights into the opportunities and challenges of the U.S. energy system. With this knowledge we can continue to innovate and further strengthen our Utilihive Platform to help accelerate the energy transition.”

As the energy transition gathers pace, U.S. consumers are becoming more engaged participants in the energy sector. Converting energy data into valuable insights is vital in improving service reliability, operations and maintenance as well as providing innovative new products to customers. Utilihive’s modern data integration and analytics capabilities will help JEA achieve this.

Utilihive: Designed for the Utilities Sector

Utilihive is designed specifically for multi-utilities. It uses built-in accelerators and out-of-the-box integrations to help accelerate integration projects with new and legacy systems commonly use in the sector.

About JEA

JEA is the largest municipal electric utility in Florida and one of the largest water and sewer utilities in the U.S., providing electric, water and sewer service to residents and businesses in Northeast Florida. For more info, visit jea.com.

About Greenbird Integration Technology

Greenbird is the leading provider of big data integration technology for the utilities sector and industrial IoT. Greenbird's flagship solution, Utilihive, simplifies data integration and big energy data management to help utilities achieve the SDGs faster by accelerating the transition to green energy. From its headquarters in Oslo, Norway, Greenbird enables digital transformation in the utilities sector and drives the energy revolution. Read more about Utilihive at www.greenbird.com.

For more information:

Frederik ten Sythoff
VP Market Engagement
Email: info@greenbird.com