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Optimal’s EMMA AI energy management innovation wins Wright Commission Award

Optimal Monitoring, a thought-leader in energy management software, has won the Retail Energy Forum’s prestigious Wright Commission Award with its pioneering EMMA AI (Artificial Intelligence) solution.

Optimal Monitoring, is award The Wright Commission award for innovation by the Retail Energy Forum.

Developed in partnership with The University of Reading, EMMA AI is a unique, artificial intelligence energy management platform from Optimal. This ‘game-changing’ solution is one of three award finalists at the Energy Live Expo – as voted for by the Retail Energy Forum (REF). Encompassing several of the largest organisations in the retail sector, REF is a collective of businesses with a mission to support the UK’s transition to a low carbon economy. Its annual Wright Commission Award highlights new, exciting and innovative ideas in the energy management space.

Following the announcement that EMMA AI had won, Michael Prager, Optimal Monitoring Chairman, said: “We are delighted to be awarded this prestigious accolade. EMMA AI is a pioneering product in a highly competitive sector which has now been officially recognised as the best by high calibre retailers. Now we also have the opportunity to work ‘hand in glove’ with The Retail Energy Forum, today’s result is both an award and reward that we value in the highest possible terms.”

Accompanying Michael, Duncan Everett, Optimal Monitoring Managing Director, added: “Today’s award has underlined our belief that EMMA AI addresses a genuine gap in energy management capability, finally making results-based energy management viable across the board. It changes everything. No organisation really wants utility data, they want solutions – EMMA AI provides this direct to the personnel responsible for implementation with ultra-efficiency and minimal resource management. We feel honoured to hold the Wright Commission Award and look forward to partnering with the REF so that the true value of EMMA AI can be leveraged by all with an invested interest in energy efficiency.”

EMMA AI is a state-of-the-art solution that identifies anomalies and critically, sends simple-to-implement instructions straight to those tasked with managing the efficiency of estate buildings – meaning one energy manager can now easily oversee many more sites. Faster rectification means time and cost savings resulting in untold commercial benefits in terms of resource management, carbon efficiency and financial gain.


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About Optimal Monitoring
Producers of EMMA AI, Optimal Monitoring are experts in delivering Energy Monitoring, Analytics and Reporting Software that enables organisations to make smarter decisions about utilities, energy consumption and the impact on corporate social responsibilities.With over 25 years of industry experience, UK-based Optimal Monitoring fully understands the commitments of its private and public sector clients to achieve their legislative and corporate social responsibility objectives.  Reducing energy wastage and increasing efficiency are vital in meeting business and environmental requirements.

The Optimal Monitoring Energy Monitoring, Analytics and Reporting Software is used at over 1,500 locations and is processing data from over 27,000 data points in real-time from the manufacturing, logistics and business industries through to councils, hospitals and schools. Intelligently reporting on a diverse set of environmental data, including waste disposal, utility usage, and operational throughput with the corresponding emissions of carbon. Optimal’s software is cost effective and competitively priced. It stands out in its field by ensuring transparent reporting of data is delivered in a bespoke and user-friendly format.

Fully accredited and with an impressive list of clientele, Optimal Monitoring have teamed together with their business partners to ensure a professional and dedicated service offering high–level specialist advice and support at every stage.

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Issued on behalf of:
Duncan Everett, Managing Director 
Optimal Monitoring Ltd.
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