Control System Integrator Affinity Energy Named One of North Carolina’s Top 100 - Press Release
CHARLOTTE, NC (October 10, 2016) – Affinity Energy, a leading control systems integrator, has been recognized as one of the top 100 private companies in North Carolina by the 2016 Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® (NC100), which ranks the state’s largest private companies by revenue.
Working with dozens of North Carolina’s mission-critical organizations like Carolinas Healthcare System, Duke Energy, Bank of America, and Wells Fargo, Affinity Energy helps monitor electrical distribution systems to minimize downtime and optimize power utilization. With North Carolina ranking second in the nation for installed solar PV, Affinity Energy also designs and integrates power monitoring systems at dozens of new and existing solar farms that dot the state.
“As a rising B2B company in a niche technical field not normally acknowledged, we are proud to be spotlighted by Grant Thornton,” said Allan Evora, President and Founder of Affinity Energy. “As energy sourcing, consumption, and conservation becomes more prevalent across the nation, we anticipate to help more Southeastern businesses reduce the risk of power disruptions and advance the deployment of sustainable energy resources.”
Since 1984, the NC100 has ranked the state’s largest private companies by revenue in the most recent fiscal year, based on data provided by the participants.
The full NC100 list results can be viewed in the October issue of Business North Carolina magazine or at GrantThornton.com/NC100.
For more information about Affinity Energy, please contact Allan Evora at 704.766.2060 or [email protected], and visit affinityenergy.com.
About Affinity Energy
Affinity Energy is a control systems integrator with a national portfolio of over 800 power automation projects and a rich depth of expertise working with mission critical facilities, distributed generation plants, energy companies, engineering firms, and construction contractors who seek open, turnkey systems for power management and energy optimization. Providing systems and services in the design and build phases of new construction and retrofit projects, Affinity Energy uses its industry-specific background to help customers throughout the U.S. operate efficiently, safely and, reliably. Founded in 2002, Affinity Energy is headquartered in Charlotte, NC. For more information, visit Affinity Energy at www.affinityenergy.com.
About Grant Thornton North Carolina 100®
Since 1984, the Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® has ranked the state’s largest private companies by revenue in the most recent fiscal year, based on data provided by the participants. The NC100 is a voluntary list restricted to companies based in North Carolina that do not have publicly traded stock. Companies owned by private equity are permitted. Nonprofits, financial-services companies, health care providers such as hospitals and subsidiaries of corporations are excluded. For more details, visit GrantThornton.com/NC100.
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