A new Zpryme INFOgraphic, “Top 20 Smart Grid Vendors” by ARRA [American Recovery and Reinvestment Act] Award Total Amount, reveals the companies that made up 12%, or $1.13 billion, of the overall $9.6 billion of U.S. funds.

“The U.S. government realizes they must incentivize energy conservation and are finally seeing the ARRA funds come into play. Companies such as GE, Siemens, Itron, Elster, ABB and Honeywell have been shining examples of delivering smart grid technologies that will be the future of U.S. energy infrastructure investments over the next 10-plus years,” said Jason Rodriguez, CEO of Zpryme.

The Zpryme INFOgraphic lists the Top 20 Smart Grid ARRA awarded companies in U.S. dollars:

  1. Itron — $304,828,804
  2. Trilliant Networks Inc. — $99,494,396
  3. GE — $98,668,171
  4. Honeywell — $60,932,262
  5. Landis + Gyr — $56,222,792
  6. Accenture — $53,955,271
  7. Cooper Power Systems — $48,680,230
  8. Sensus — $43,319,354
  9. Elster — $42,305,647
  10. IBM — $42,261,054
  11. S&C Electric Co. — $39,431,504
  12. Alcatel Lucent — $38,664,493
  13. BSC — $32,078,744
  14. A123 Systems — $29,923,083
  15. Oracle — $28,673,666
  16. Silver Spring Networks Inc. — $28,611,707
  17. Beacon Power Corp. — $24,063,978
  18. Tantalus — $21,059,544
  19. Schweitzer Engineering Labs Inc. — $18,399,024
  20. Ervin Cable Construction, LLC — $16,959,700

To download the INFOgraphic, Top 20 Smart Grid Vendors by ARRA Award Total Amount, visit www.smartgridresearch.org.