CURB® chosen by Schneider Electric as the IoT Brain Trust for its Square D™ Load Centers

Published on December 15, 2016

AUSTIN, Texas – December 15, 2016 – CURB, the high-tech start-up maker of the world’s most powerful and intelligent home energy monitoring systems, today announced that their proprietary hardware and software have been chosen by Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, as the intelligence core for its Square D smart load centers. According to Forrester Research, home energy management is the leading driver of smart home interest for US home owners, ahead of security monitoring and other Internet of Things (IoT) devices. GreenTech Media predicts the market for home energy management systems to exceed $4 billion…

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CURB Wins Two SXSW Pitch Competitions in 2016

Published on March 15, 2016

(from left to right: Tuttle, Norwood, Hurt, Sugar and Vander Ploeg) Innovative Home Energy Monitoring Solution wins McDonalds SXSW IoT Challenge and named Best in Show by Capital Factory for Austin Hardware Start-ups Since being named a “DEMO God” in 2014, CURB CEO Erik Norwood has gone from pitching his advanced home energy management product to angel investors to shipping on Amazon Prime. On the first day of Austin’s annual South by Southwest Interactive Conference, Norwood set the tone for an ambitious community of local and visiting entrepreneurs. The presentations in this innovative environment brought to light a number of…

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CURB Energy capitalizes on Indiegogo success, closes $1.25M seed round and appoints Capital Factory angel investor, Eric Gould Bear, as Chief Experience Officer.

Published on October 6, 2015

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– CURB, Inc. announced today that it closed a $1.25 million seed round from angel groups, strategic partners and Capital Factory. This announcement comes on the heels of CURB’s Indiegogo sales campaign, which sold hundreds of units to consumers worldwide exceeding 400% of its revenue goal. CURB manufactures specialized hardware and software for monitoring and managing energy consumption and solar production in homes and businesses, while interfacing with other industry-leading Smart Home platforms (including Samsung’s SmartThings) for intelligent device control. Additionally, CURB announced that Eric Gould Bear has joined the company as its Chief Experience Officer and a…

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