FreshTracks Capital joined several Vermont technology and clean energy communities in its investment in Virtual Peaker, a cloud-based energy management platform that is helping utilities build the grid of the future. In addition to capital, the seasoned FreshTracks investment team has provided an incredible knowledge base for the company as it grows. “Our investment in Virtual Peaker demonstrates our continued interest in investing in companies that solve present and future energy challenges”, says Cairn Cross, co-founder of Fresh Tracks Capital. “The Virtual Peaker team has demonstrated an ability to develop great device control and management technology and commercialize it in a way that creates value for utilities.”
The 2016 winner of Green Mountain Power’s Inspire Space Contest in Vermont, Virtual Peaker has built a reputation within New England as a start-up that not only has great technology, but also has an ability to execute. Green Mountain Power continues to partner with Virtual Peaker to help customers cut costs and cut carbon.
Read the complete press release here: VT Business Community Backs Virtual Peaker