Xcel Energy launches online store to Minnesota customers

We are excited for our Utility partner Xcel Energy! After seeing great success with their online store, XcelEnergyStore.com, for their Colorado residential customers, Xcel Energy has made the store available to its Minnesota customers to save energy and money. The online store offers Minnesota residents a $50 instant rebate and free shipping on smart thermostats…

Simple Energy Named in 2014 Global Cleantech 100’s Ones to Watch List

Simple Energy Named in 2014 Global Cleantech 100’s Ones to Watch List List Recognizes Notable Private Companies in Clean Technology Boulder, CO – (November 7, 2014)- Simple Energy, the rapidly growing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that uses behavioral science, big data analytics, and digital marketing techniques to change how people think about energy, announced it was…

Horizon Utilities customers can now earn AIR MILES for conserving energy

Hamilton/St.Catharines, Ontario (24 October 2014) – Horizon Utilities Corporation, in partnership with Simple Energy, will deliver an online conservation and demand management pilot program that rewards residential customers with AIR MILES® reward miles for reducing their household energy use. The online program is called Take Charge · Save Energy · Earn Rewards and runs for…

Milton Hydro Is Partnering With Simple Energy To Drive Energy Conservation Through Community Engagement

Boulder, CO (July 14, 2014) – Milton Hydro, in partnership with Simple Energy, will deliver a social benchmarking program to residential customers in Milton, Ont., beginning later this July. Funded by the Ontario Power Authority’s Conservation Fund, the Milton Community Energy Challenge will demonstrate how a community engagement program can deliver behaviour-based energy conservation. Customers…

Delmarva Power and Simple Energy Challenge Customers to Save Energy for Schools

Delmarva Power recently launched the Delmarva Energy Challenge, a pilot program, to 56,000 eligible residential customers in Wilmington, DE.  The Energy Challenge is an energy saving game that gives customers a fun way to compete with their friends and neighbors to save energy and win prizes for themselves as well as their favorite Wilmington, Delaware,…

TechStars’ Simple Energy Closes $900,000 Seed Funding

Recent TechStars Boulder graduate Simple Energy today closed on its oversubscribed seed round with $900,000 to build out its energy-saving social game platform. The early-stage investment will be used to expand Simple Energy’s programming team and to further develop the product with enhanced features and utility application integration.
Simple Energy helps utility companies engage and encourage customers in energy savings through an interactive social game platform where participants compete with their friends and neighbors for prizes such as gift cards, iPads, and even hybrid and electric cars.