Gorilla provides data-driven solutions for pricing, forecasting, and portfolio reporting to enable automation and unparalleled control over margins, risks and costs. The technology is focused on adding long-lasting flexibility, speed, and performance, with the ability to handle large volumes of data and allowing the customer to utilise data and algorithms in flexible ways. Offering solutions for both residential and industrial markets, Gorilla is powercloud’s first powerapp partner that also supports the B2B market.
- High flexibility to react to changing customer preferences, to create custom (multi-site) quotes or flexibility to configure a specific forecast
- High performance to run frequent portfolio re-cost without manual spreadsheet-work
- Highest speed on the market combined with meter-level accuracy, up to 500,000 meters in one go
- Easy to integrate with powercloud, CRM’s and other tools (e.g. with risk management and trading tools), nullifying expensive IT changes
Tariff Calculation – SME and Residential market
Gorilla’s tariff solution is tailor-made to create price variations for a competitive utility retailer in the SME and Residential market. Gorilla can model all industry standard cost components as base costs with various options for margins, cost to serve, renewal and others to create variations for all durations and start dates.
The solution offers flexible product configuration to handle all possible types of tariff variations. Finally, it also offers capabilities to derive consumption profiles and enable detailed segmentation.
Industrial and commercial bespoke pricing calculation
Gorilla’s bespoke pricing solution is tailor-made to create bespoke quotes for a utility retailer’s C&I portfolio. Gorilla models all industry standard cost components as well as various options for margins, metering and cost to serve.
The solution has a very flexible product configuration to handle a range of product types like: Fixed, pass-through, flex, renewals, back date, present date and future date. Moreover, it is able to easily accommodate different start/ end dates, site additions, unmetered supply, single weighted average price, standing charge (or not), and time-of-use (TOU) price structures.
Gorilla’s modular product configuration makes it very easy to implement new cost calculation methodologies or change existing ones.
Point of Sale forecasting
Gorilla’s PoS forecasting solution allows forecasting prospect consumption over the duration of an opportunity by using historic meter data (for IDR meters) or load profiles and historic distribution and transmission losses for a specified period.
The calculation itself will, by default, do mapping and gapping, correct for holidays, apply losses, and have the ability to calculate both IDR and non-IDR meters.
Forecasting consumption is a vital part of your bespoke C&I sales journey. Gorilla supports you in making sure it is automated, precise, and streamlined to reduce both your costs and risks.
Short and Long Term Demand and Production Forecasting
Gorilla’s Short and Long term forecasting solution allows demand and production forecasting by rolling forward historic consumption data (for IDR meters) or load profiles and historic distribution and transmission losses for a specified period. It does so bottom-up, at meter level, while maintaining optimal performance.
The calculation itself will, by default, do mapping and gapping, correct for holidays, apply losses, and have the ability to calculate both IDR and non-IDR meters. Weather pattern data and expected market trends can be accounted for and configured to impact each forecasting calculation appropriately.
Forecasting demand is a vital part of your trading and hedging strategy. Gorilla supports you in making sure it is automated, precise, and streamlined to reduce both your costs and risks.
Complex Billing Determinant Calculation
Gorilla’s Billing Determinant solution allows the calculation of billing line items for complex energy products containing pass-through and time-of-use (TOU) elements based on the exact consumption data of your customers. It also supports the added complexity of billing weighted average price (WAC) or click products.
Perfectly integratable with powercloud, this solution ensures your invoicing journey is both performant and accurate for each and every billing cycle.
Portfolio Re-cost Calculation
Gorilla’s Portfolio Re-cost solution supports the (re-)calculation of the costs of your entire portfolio in order to assess profitability, hedging position, and cost allocation at individual meter level.
Meter Data Hub
Gorilla’s Meter Data Management solution allows you to purposefully store and query all utility data that matters, without building your own data lake.