Smart Wires is a global power technology company advancing the delivery of affordable, clean electricity around the world. To achieve their vision of a highly efficient electric grid that helps create a cleaner planet, the company partners with electric utilities across the globe to solve their biggest challenges and evolve their grids. At the same time, the company collaborates with their customers to achieve their strategic objectives and help them face an uncertain energy future with flexible, high-impact solutions. The main products and services offered include Smart Wires’ trademarked SmartValve technology, analytics advisory services, and case study research. In July 2021, Smart Wires announced that it had selected Durham County for its Global Headquarters, bringing a $21.5 million investment and the creation of 250 new jobs to the Triangle region.