Minneapolis, MN, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — July 26, 2010 – Solid state electronic kilowatthour submeter manufacturer E-Mon has been acquired by Honeywell, the company has announced.
The acquisition will enable Honeywell to offer a more complete energy efficiency portfolio to a broader customer base and strengthens its offerings in support of the smart grid, the company said in a statement.
Langhorne, PA-based E-Mon will be integrated into Honeywell Environmental and Combustion Controls (ECC), which is part of Honeywell’s Automation and Control Solutions business group. ECC’s technologies are found in more than 150 million homes and 10 million buildings as well as a multitude of manufacturing plants around the world.
“With the acquisition of E-Mon, Honeywell has a more comprehensive technology solution to enable commercial building operators to maximize energy efficiency and make them smart grid ready,” said Joseph Puishys, president of ECC. “Submetering is the key enabler to efficiency initiatives in buildings. E-Mon’s highly developed portfolio will strengthen Honeywell’s energy efficiency offerings, and its electrical distribution channel will broaden ECC’s customer access.”
Founded in 1981, E-Mon, in addition to submeter manufacture, is a leading provider of automatic meter reading and billing software and other energy management products and services. Supported by more than 1,500 electrical distributors, E-Mon’s products are installed worldwide for tenant billing, cost allocation, demand side management, energy conservation, load profiling and green building programs.