VICTORIA, BC, Sept. 24, 2001 - Power Measurement, a leading provider of enterprise energy management systems, today announced a channel partner agreement with Current Thinking, Inc. of Hamilton, Ontario. Current Thinking will incorporate Power Measurement's ION(R) technology into its service lineup, which includes power quality testing, turnkey permanent-metering solutions, electromagnetic interference mitigation, power factor correction, as well as troubleshooting and diagnostics for a wide range of process control and automation devices.

"Current Thinking is in the business of providing power quality services and information to its customers, and Power Measurement's ION(R) hardware and software systems help them to do just that," said Robert Turnbull, Channel Partner Manager for Power Measurement. "Our products fit perfectly with Current Thinking's philosophy of providing permanent, low-cost power quality and related services to its customers."

Brad Gibson, President and CEO of Current Thinking, added, "Current Thinking is very excited about the opportunities available to our growing company through the channel partner agreement with Power Measurement. Our combined expertise in power quality and systems integration will help to optimize our customer's investment in Power Measurement's state of the art technology. Current Thinking's experience with Power Measurement products has grown from integrating basic system components to providing advanced reporting in power quality and energy aggregation. In the future, we are going to take a leadership position in web-based, multi-meter electrical and power quality reporting."

About Power Measurement: Power Measurement is a leading provider of enterprise energy management systems for energy suppliers and consumers worldwide. The company's ION(R) web-ready software and intelligent electronic devices comprise a complete real-time information and control network that supports billing for complex energy contracts and helps improve power quality, reduce energy costs and keep operations running enterprise-wide, 24 hours a day.

About Current Thinking: Current Thinking provides expert analysis of industrial, commercial and institutional electrical systems. Using state of the art monitoring equipment, the company provides service directly to electrical end-users. Company specialists also work with utilities, engineers, electrical contractors or facility managers to provide services ranging from simple electrical testing to diagnosis and mitigation of complex power quality problems.