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Sensus Named Founding Member of Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster


September 25, 2012

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Sensus, a leading provider of smart grid infrastructure technologies for electric, gas and water utilities, has joined the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC) as a founding board member. The RTCC will work to enhance the Research Triangle region's position as a top location in the world for Cleantech by bringing together industry, government and academia to market and grow the region's potential in smart grid, advanced transportation, water technologies, renewable energy and energy efficiency.

Matt Zafuto, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development, will represent Sensus on the RTCC board.

"By harnessing the collective capabilities of the clean technology companies with significant presence in the RTP area, the RTCC will have significant impact in the global marketplace, and Sensus' leadership will be a key element in fulfilling their charter," said Zafuto.

"Sensus will add incredible insight and expertise to the RTCC board and to our community," said Lee Anne Nance, Research Triangle Regional Partnership's senior vice president. "RTCC has a vision to accelerate the growth of the region's Cleantech economy as well as sustain and grow a world-class Cleantech cluster. Sensus shares that commitment."

The Research Triangle Region's Cleantech cluster is leading the way with a critical mass of researchers, more than 623 companies and a range of support organizations that have a keen focus on economic and technological growth in smart grid, advanced transportation and alternative energy.

For more information, visit http://www.researchtriangle.org/clusters/cleantech.

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About Sensus
Sensus is a leading utility infrastructure company offering smart meters, communication systems, software and services for the electric, gas, and water industries. Sensus technology helps utilities drive operational efficiency and customer engagement with applications that include advanced meter reading, data acquisition, demand response, distribution automation, home area networking and outdoor lighting control. Customers worldwide trust the innovation, quality and reliability of Sensus solutions for the intelligent use and conservation of energy and water. Learn more at www.sensus.com. To follow Twitter updates from Sensus, please visit http://twitter.com/sensussmartgrid.

Contacts

Sensus
Linda Palmer
Manager, Corporate Communications
(919) 845-4021 or (919) 259-5778 (cell)
Linda.Palmer@sensus.com

Largemouth Communications
Heidi Deja
Account Director
(919) 459-6461
heidi@largemouthpr.com