We started Camus to contribute our software expertise to the most important problem of our lifetimes. Technology can be a powerful enabler for change, and we are bringing open source from the software industry to the grid.
The role of private sector innovation has never been more important. Dropping costs of renewables are finally beginning to drive a change in new energy investment, but the additional pressure on the current grid is producing negative impacts as well as opportunities. 2019 was the year in which California's biggest utility intentionally cut power to millions of people during a critical fire danger event.