OATI Emerges as Smart Grid Leader in Midst of Rapidly Changing Energy Industry

Standing in the hub of microgrid technology, Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) is developing innovative solutions to revolutionize energy as we know it.
Minneapolis, MN: March 24, 2016 – Microgrids are swiftly replacing larger traditional grids as a means of providing more reliable, efficient, and renewable energy to consumers. The Twin Cities is at the center of microgrid technology, and OATI’s leading innovations in Microgrid and Smart Grid technology are sparking new and exciting developments here and beyond.
OATI is working to develop microgrids that fully utilize resources like solar, wind, natural gas, and combined heat and power energy to achieve total sustainability. OATI’s South Campus, currently under construction in Bloomington, MN, reflects the prioritization of investing resources into the most groundbreaking and creative technological advancements. The building utilizes and contributes to the latest breakthroughs in microgrid technology, including grid autonomy and cyber security.
“OATI has continued to lead the way in developing cutting-edge tools that anticipate and exceed the needs of our customers time and again,” said Dr. Kash Nodehi, Executive Vice President of OATI. “Microgrid and Smart Grid technologies are no exception. OATI has a team of industry-recognized experts who strive to optimize grid operation and resources — clearing the path for future progress.”
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About OATI
OATI provides innovative software solutions that simplify, streamline, and empower the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. With more than 1,800 customers in North America, OATI successfully deploys large, complicated, and diverse mission-critical applications committed to industry standards and stringent North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) guidelines.
OATI ( is a leading provider of Smart Grid, Energy Trading and Risk Management, Transmission Scheduling, Congestion Management, and Market Management products and services. OATI is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with an office in Redwood City, California. For more information, please contact