Itron, Inc. and C3 Energy have launched a new strategic alliance to integrate and jointly market an energy management solution to North American utilities. The commitment will enable utilities to leverage their Itron smart metering and meter data management technologies to provide comprehensive energy management services to their customers, empowering them to better manage energy usage and save money. The integrated solution will also accelerate the utility’s time-to-value, harnessing the power of the smart grid for consumer benefit.

Itron is a global technology company that helps utilities measure, manage and analyze energy and water and C3 Energy is a leader in energy efficiency and customer engagement management solutions for utilities. Itron’s comprehensive smart metering and data management solutions integrated with C3 Energy’s energy management solutions will provide utilities with a solution to help their customers better understand and optimize their energy consumption. Together, the companies are helping utilities deliver significant business value to all of their customer segments as they turn data into actionable insight.