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Paris, France, August 18th, 2016  – IJENKO announced a partnership agreement with Singapore Power Centre of Excellence (SP CoE) under the Centre’s flagship SPEAR (Singapore Power Energy Advanced Research and Development) programme. The partnership will see IJENKO’s IoE2 platform utilised for Singapore Power (SP) smart home energy management initiative to create innovative consumer engagement services. This allows SP and IJENKO to help consumers understand their power usages, provide practical coaching to increase their energy efficiency and achieve greater savings.

SP CoE is an initiative by SP to drive the innovation and commercialisation of next-generation energy network technologies and services.

Serge Subiron CEO and co-founder of IJENKO, said, “We are proud and honoured to have been selected as their partner for next-generation smart home energy management, after an international tendering process. It marks our entry into the Asian market, with Singapore as our regional hub. IJENKO Asia Pte Ltd will also host our global data science R&D centre for superior consumer engagement and innovative B2B services with new business models.”  

“SP CoE is committed to driving research and innovation that translates into a future-ready national grid. Analytics play an increasingly critical role in maintaining and enhancing Singapore Power’s world-class transmission and distribution services,” said Mr. Brandon Chia Seng Boon, Head, Centre of Excellence at Singapore Power. “This collaboration with IJENKO will provide a platform for SP to better understand our customers’ usage of electricity, paving the way to provide greater value to our customers.”

About IJENKO

IJENKO is the reference Platform combining the value of the Internet of Energy and the Internet of Everything for Energy Service Providers to deliver augmented consumer experiences in the smart home, and develop new B2B eco-systems and distribution models.

IJENKO was recently recognized by the Smart Energy UK & Europe 2016 event as the Smart Home Technology of the Year 2016. The Cleantech Group VC and Corporate panel also announced at the recent Global CleanTech Forum of San Francisco that, of 6,900 nominations, it had selected IJENKO as one of the top companies to watch out for in Cleantech innovation. For more information, please visit www.ijenko.com.

About Singapore Power
Singapore Power Group (SP) is a leading energy utility group in the Asia Pacific. It owns and operates electricity and gas transmission and distribution businesses in Singapore and Australia, and district cooling businesses in Singapore and China.

More than 1.4 million industrial, commercial and residential customers in Singapore benefit from SP’s world-class transmission, distribution and market support services. The networks in Singapore are amongst the most reliable and cost-effective worldwide. For more information, please visit www.singaporepower.com.sg.

About SP Centre of Excellence

The SP Centre of Excellence (CoE) is an initiative by Singapore Power (SP) to drive the innovation and commercialisation of next-generation energy network technologies for greater reliability and efficiency of Singapore’s energy network infrastructure. Supported by the Singapore Economic Development Board, the CoE aims to establish SP as a thought leader in the utility industry forefront and build future-ready energy networks and resource capabilities, to stay ahead of global trends such as the drive for smarter and greener performance, to sustainably meet the evolving customer needs of the future.

Press contacts :

IJENKO – Arnaud Versaveaud : +33 1 77 49 46 38 – aversaveaud@ijenko.com

Singapore Power – Andrew Ang : +65 6378 8231 – andrewang@singaporepower.com.sg