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WAKE FOREST, N.C. – Growing demand for so-called “smart grid” solutions as well as emergency backup solutions means $12 million in new orders for (Nasdaq: POWR).

PowerSecure recently began offering its Interactive Distributed Generation system to help utilities implement smart grids for more efficient power system management. Customers are linked to a monitoring system operated by PowerSecure.

Of the new contracts, some $4 million are for the smart grid product/

The new infrastructure contracts cover upgrades for transmission, distribution and substation projects, the company said.

The clients were not identified