Fund Me, KC: WISE IoT tech aims to lower energy bills, decrease carbon footprint
WISE is an intelligent energy storage and Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled lifestyle management startup. WISE technology combines the IoT with energy storage, thus allowing people to store energy to power their homes and businesses as well as to manage and automate their energy usage according to their lifestyle and business needs.
WillCo Tech’s sale allows founder guilt-free $200K investment in smart grid startup
Although the exact amount was undisclosed, the acquisition by Ohio-based Metisentry earlier this month provided a big enough payoff to fund Williams' and his wife’s future retirement, as well as a $200,000 investment in Williams' startup, WISE Power Inc.
How Utilities Are Realizing Benefits of Energy Storage
The outlook for the utility-side-of-the-meter energy storage industry is bright. IHS Markit reports that the global pipeline for utility-side energy storage has doubled in the past years to 3.4 gigawatts.