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ZE Expands Partnership with AccuWeather to Deliver Advanced Weather Analytics for Traders, Business Analysts and Risk Managers

ZE Expands Partnership with AccuWeather to Deliver Advanced Weather Analytics for Traders, Business Analysts and Risk Managers
October 13, 2020, VANCOUVER, B.C., Canada -

ZE PowerGroup Inc. (ZE), a global leader in end-to-end data management and analytics, and AccuWeather, the most trusted source of weather forecasts and warnings in the world, are pleased to announce an expanded partnership aimed at equipping data-driven organizations with weather intelligence. A partnership between ZE and AccuWeather will enable ZE to deliver a wider range of highly customized weather forecasts and other valuable updates to its customers globally. By working together, ZE and AccuWeather will provide clients with an expanded and comprehensive weather-related data reports that enable better decision making.

ZE expects this collaboration to further expand ZE’s award-winning ZEMATM, a data integration and analytics platform and provide its customers with real-time weather-driven business opportunities based on the data available for current and past weather events. Organizations will also have the ability to map historical weather records and compare them to current weather conditions and trends. This can enable them to predict the potential impact of these events on business operations, create revenue projections with greater accuracy, engage in trade, and mitigate risks. The combination of weather forecasts and other market data essentially allows ZE’s clients to plan, protect, and prepare in a better way. It can be the next game-changer for organizations that rely on predictive analytics.

As a renowned data management firm, ZE has always been committed to providing accurate and relevant data sets to its clients. Having AccuWeather among its data partners allows the organization to serve its Fortune 1000 customers in Agriculture, Energy, Mining, Logistics, Commodities, and other data-heavy industry sectors.
Energy traders, risk managers, data scientists, business analysts as well as other professionals rely on weather-prediction methods to judge the probabilities of weather events and their impact on demand forecasting and hedging. Investors in the gas and power sector also utilize these insights to predict, plan, and initiate new projects.

Derek Smith, the Director of Data Engineering at ZE PowerGroup spoke about the relationship and stated, “Thanks to this expanded partnership with AccuWeather, ZE has been able to create newly designed report offerings that provide unique insights for over 60 variables including temperature, UV index, relative humidity, visibility, precipitation levels, rain probability, hours of sun, snow, rain, and more. The reports will provide an overview of these variables based on current weather conditions, as well as 3-day hourly forecasts and 15-day daily forecasts.

The new reports made available by ZE and AccuWeather can help businesses by providing easier access to in-depth data and critical weather insights. Introducing these variables into their planning and risk assessment can allow data-oriented organizations to pave the way for improved strategy formulation and grow their revenues.

We are delighted to partner with ZE PowerGroup to bring our award-winning weather data to their dashboards for various business verticals,” said AccuWeather Senior Vice President of Business Development, Paul Lentz. “This represents another innovative collaboration where AccuWeather demonstrates the versatility and power of our collective insights. Whether it is saving lives, protecting property or helping to drive revenue for clients and partners, we put our users in greater control of their environment with the best, most accurate information available.

About AccuWeather

About ZE PowerGroup (ZE) and ZEMA
Established in 1995, ZE’s sole purpose is to help clients to be more efficient through information automation and superior services. ZE is the developer of ZEMA™, comprehensive data integration, and analytics platform for resolving data management and business process automation challenges. By providing unrivaled data collection, analytics, curve management, and integration capabilities, ZEMA offers end-to-end automated business process solutions for clients in all markets and industries.

ZE is the recent winner of the EnergyRisk Data House of the Year, 2020 Data Breakthrough Award for Cloud Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) Solution of the Year and Ranked #1 at the EnergyRisk Software Ranking for Data Management Firm. For more information, visit www.ze.com

Contact: Michelle Mollineaux, Manager, Marketing and Business Development
Phone: +1 778.296.4189 | Email: michelle.mollineaux@ze.com
About AccuWeather
AccuWeather, recognized and documented as the most accurate source of weather forecasts and warnings in the world, has saved tens of thousands of lives, prevented hundreds of thousands of injuries and tens of billions of dollars in property damage.

With global headquarters in State College, PA and other offices around the world, AccuWeather serves more than 1.5 billion people daily to help them plan their lives and get more out of their day through digital media properties, such as AccuWeather.com and mobile, as well as radio, television, newspapers, and the 24/7 AccuWeather Network channel. Additionally, AccuWeather produces and distributes news, weather content, and video for more than 180,000 third-party websites. Among AccuWeather’s many innovative and award-winning features available free to the public are MinuteCast® Minute by Minute™ forecasts with Superior Accuracy™. Furthermore, AccuWeather serves more than half of Fortune 500 companies and thousands of businesses globally. Dr. Joel N. Myers, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, established AccuWeather in 1962 and is considered the “father of modern commercial meteorology.” Dr. Myers, a leading creative thinker and visionary, has been named “the most accurate man in weather” by The New York Times and one of the top entrepreneurs in American history by Entrepreneur’s Encyclopedia of Entrepreneurs.

AccuWeather APIs offer detailed global and local weather content with data in more than 200 languages and dialects for any land-based longitude/latitude on Earth. API responses are transmitted in JSON format which is streamlined and easy-to-use with options for complete or abridged content. All data is fresh and updated frequently. The organization also offers auto-complete features for location searching, historical content, and much more. Locations and translations are constantly added to deliver the most relevant weather information with Superior AccuracyTM.

AccuWeather, RealFeel, RealFeel Shade, WinterCast, and MinuteCast are all registered trademarks of AccuWeather, Inc. AccuWeather RealFeel Temperature, AccuWeatherIQ, AccuWeather RealImpact, AccuWeather RI, AccuWeather MinuteCast, AccuWeather Network, Minute by Minute and Superior Accuracy are all trademarks of AccuWeather, Inc. All other trademarks, product names and logos are the property of their respective owners.

Contact: Rhonda Seaton,
Phone: 310.508.0799 | Email: pr@accuweather.com

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Michelle Mollineaux,
Director of Marketing and Channel Partnerships
Office: 604-244-1469, ext. 216
Direct: 778-296-4189
Fax: 604-244-1675
Email: michelle.mollineaux@ze.com