ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) announces the sixth annual Synergy for Energy charity golf tournament will be held September 20th at the Tapawingo National Golf Club in Sunset Hills, MO. The event and matching donations raise funds for utility-sponsored energy assistance programs.
The golf tournament is a cooperative effort between Landis+Gyr's Synergy for Energy charitable organization and five of its utility customers in Missouri and Illinois. Money raised from the tournament is donated to utility-sponsored organizations that provide assistance with energy bills, home efficiency improvements and other needs. The organizations and sponsoring utilities include:
- The Energy Assistance Foundation, Ameren Illinois
- Dollar More, Ameren Missouri
- Dollar Help, Spire Inc.
- CASH & HELP, Boone Electric
- Operation Round Up, Cuivre River Electric
"We strongly support the goals of these programs and are happy to assist our utility customers in raising funds and awareness for people in need," said Prasanna Venkatesan, regional President and CEO of Landis+Gyr Americas. "This is another great example of utilities taking an active role in making their communities better."
More information about the participating organizations and opportunities to contribute is available at Synergyforenergy.org.
Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios of products and services to address complex industry challenges, the company delivers comprehensive solutions for the foundation of a smarter grid, including smart metering, distribution network sensing and automation tools, load control, analytics and energy storage. Landis+Gyr operates in over 30 countries across five continents. With sales of approximately USD 1.7 billion, the company employs c. 6,000 people with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at www.landisgyr.com.