Energy Acuity (EA) broadly uses the term “Smart Grid” to define a wide variety of technologies used to modernize power delivery and consumption. Smart Grid consists of controls, software, automation, new technologies, and equipment, all working together to respond digitally to quickly changing electric demand.

We used the Energy Acuity Grid Platform to search for the smart grid companies with the highest number of active Demand Response contracts; the list below includes the Top 5 Smart Grid SCADA Companies by Active Contracts.


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Top 5 Smart Grid SCADA Companies by Active Contracts

Company Name Contracts
1.) Survalent 157
Survalent is the leading provider of real-time smart grid management systems for enabling visualization, optimization and improved operations for utilities. For over four decades, Survalent has helped more than 300 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With their proven and reliable SCADA, Distribution Management (DMS) and Substation Automation solutions, utilities transform data into actionable intelligence. Survalent partners with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid.
2.) Open Systems International (OSI) 135
OSI is the leading supplier of open automation solutions for real-time management and optimization of complex production, transport, and delivery networks for utilities in the electric, oil and gas, transport, and water industries. Their solutions include Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Systems, Network Management Systems (NMS), Energy Management Systems (EMS), Distribution Management Systems (DMS) and Generation Management Systems (GMS), as well as individual software and hardware products and e-business solutions for utility operations.
3.) Advanced Control Systems, Inc. (ACS) 82
ACS, an Indra company, is a leading provider of smart grid solutions and advanced automation technology to the global electric power industry. ACS has pioneered control center solutions which include SCADA, advanced distribution management (ADMS), outage management (OMS), energy management (EMS), network simulation and optimization, network display strategies and ergonomic design. ACS automation product lines include a wide range of flexible and cost-effective substation, distribution, and feeder automation solutions. ACS mobile tools enable utilities to communicate with crews and consumers using real-time data. ACS provides technology to manage energy through a fully-integrated real-time PRISM platform that enables enhanced grid resiliency and optimization.
4.) GE Energy (General Electric Energy) 48
GE is a leading provider of automation and controls technology and services for power generation, distribution and adjacent applications across industry. Their differentiated Industrial Internet solutions enable customers to optimize equipment performance and ensure reliable and efficient operations by connecting their machines, data, insights, and people. GE’s dedicated team includes some of the best minds in automation capable of solving our customers’ toughest challenges.
5.) Schneider Electric 43
Schneider Electric’s Foxboro Evo™ SCADA and IASCADA are advanced, world-class software packages that help provide SCADA remote site communications for efficient, cost-effective process automation of even the most demanding applications. Foxboro Evo SCADA supports the Foxboro Evo process automation system, while IASCADA connects to virtually any process automation system or device in use today on UNIX platforms.
Bonus: ABB 41
ABB’s SCADA offering, MicroSCADA Pro, is a reliable automation and control solution for various applications for industry, infrastructure, transportation, renewables, and electric utilities. Enjoy optimized operations with a SCADA software that we can fully tailor to meet your needs, and easily extend the system functionality at any time. The installed base of more than 12,000 systems demonstrates MicroSCADA Pro to be a field-proven automation solution for any application environment. ABB is devoted to offer local support in your own language, around the world.

As one of the developers and forerunners of the IEC 61850 standard, MicroSCADA Pro guarantees your system to be future-proof. Top class cyber security implementation safeguards your assets according to the latest international requirements.


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