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We always knew Opower was the best place to work. With Glassdoor, the rest of the world does, too.

  • By Casey Davis-Van Atta
  • December 10, 2014

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This morning, Opower was recognized as one of America’s Best Places to Work. And we couldn’t be prouder to share the great news.

The award came from Glassdoor, which ranked more than 300,000 companies solely by what their employees have to say about them. Glassdoor’s 6 million employee reviews are totally anonymous, and they cover everything from compensation and benefits to work/life balance and company culture.

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This innovative technology can help California drastically cut peak power demand — without using prices or devices

  • By Aaron Tinjum
  • December 9, 2014

This past summer, something remarkable happened in Southern California.

Consumers proactively reduced their electricity usage on days when system-wide demand was high — without receiving any financial incentive. In fact, on one of the hottest days of the summer, regional power demand dropped by a whopping 5 percent in the late afternoon.

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The Opower 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: it’s time to unwrap energy savings

  • By Emily DuBois
  • December 8, 2014


With Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us, the holiday shopping season is in full swing. Searching for the perfect presents for your nearest and dearest can be stressful — so this winter, let us lend a hand with the Opower holiday gift guide.

All of these products are designed to help your loved ones save energy and be happy. There’s a little something for everyone. And best of all, these are the gifts that keep on giving — with lower energy bills all year round.

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