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Amperion Inc. located in Lawrence MA, develops and sells advanced communications solutions to electric utilities. Amperion products use its patent protected Broadband Power Line Carrier technology that significantly reduces costs and simplifies installation for the utility customer. It enables deployment of new applications while leveraging existing infrastructure and utility assets.

Amperion is the inventor of Broadband Power Line Carrier (B-PLC), the next generation PLC technology for transmission line protection and substation communications, and the holder of the foundational patents for Broadband over Powerline (BPL) communication technology. Amperion has a rich history of innovations in various aspects of powerline communications. Its patents include methods of powering from the grid, RF signal coupling, RF signal filtering, frequency agility, hybrid networks of PLC and wireless, switching algorithms between wireless and PLC, and transmissions over high voltage lines.