What is gridCONNEXT?



gridCONNEXT provides an unprecedented opportunity for diverse industry stakeholders to discuss evolving policies and share best practices on building a modern 21st century grid at the national, regional, state, and local level.

About the Organizers


Clean Edge, Inc., founded in 2000, offers a suite of indexes, surveys, and advisory services devoted to the clean-energy economy. With offices in Portland, Oregon and the San Francisco Bay Area, Clean Edge serves corporate, government, NGO, utility, and financial clients working to transition to a clean-energy, low-carbon future. Products and services include multiple clean-tech stock indexes in partnership with NASDAQ, the U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index (tracking state and metro activity), the Grid Modernization Index in partnership with GridWise Alliance, and webinars and events that regularly convene hundreds of industry innovators and stakeholders. WWW.CLEANEDGE.COM

The GridWise Alliance represents the broad and diverse group of stakeholders that design, build, and operate the electric grid. This includes electric utilities, information and communications equipment and service providers, national laboratories, academic institutions, regional transmission operators, and Independent system operators. Since 2003, GridWise and its members have been at the forefront of educating federal and state legislators and regulators on the critical need to modernize our nation’s electricity system to ensure continued economic growth and competitiveness and achieve system reliability, resilience, security, efficiency, sustainability, and affordability. WWW.GRIDWISE.ORG