Oklahoma Gas & Electric

OGE Recognized for IT Excellence

IDG’s CIO magazine has named Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OGE) Energy a recipient of the 2011 CIO 100 award, which recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT).

OG&E Expands Deployment

Oklahoma Gas & Electric has announced plans to deploy a smart grid across its system and is seeking approval from the Oklahoma Corporation Commission to spend up to $366.4 million on smart grid deployment by the end of 2012.  OG&E will receive $130 million in stimulus funding for smart grid implementation.

Silver Spring Partners with Energate

Demand Response provider Energate has formed a strategic partnership with Smart Grid solutions provider Silver Spring Networks to offer a complete Demand Response solution to utilities.