Accelerating the Distributed Energy Revolution

What We Do

We are building the future of Distributed Energy Resource (DER) connectivity. Decentralization is revolutionizing the energy industry, and Derapi is leading the charge to realize the full potential of Distributed Energy.

Distributed Energy works best when it is connected, coordinated, and optimized. Derapi’s unified data infrastructure provides simple, reliable, and secure access to a multitude of supported devices through a single point of integration. Derapi reduces complexity and accelerates time to market for our customers, and extends reach and product value for our partners.

Who We Serve

DER Service Providers

  • DERMS and Virtual Power Plant providers
  • DER aggregators
  • DER asset owners & operators
  • Energy managers
  • Energy management software providers
  • Electricity retailers
  • Electricity traders & forecasters

DER Device Manufacturers

  • Solar & energy storage equipment
  • EVs and EV chargers
  • Smart Thermostats
  • Water heaters
  • HVAC & Refrigeration
  • Building automation & management systems
  • Energy monitoring & submetering

Meet the Team

We are led by one of the most experienced teams in the industry. Our founders have combined over 50 years’ experience in technology, including 30 years working in energy and climate.

Jake Masters, Derapi

Jake Masters

Co-Founder, CEO

Jake Masters has been an innovator and leader in the energy technology space for the last 15 years. Before founding Derapi, Jake served as the first CTO for Redaptive, Inc., and led development of their full technology stack. Prior to Redaptive, Jake was Founder and CEO of Enmetric Systems, where he developed the first enterprise plug-load management system. His products have been awarded multiple US patents and are estimated to have saved over 3 TWh of energy to date, equivalent to more than 2M metric tons of CO2.

Thomas Lee, Derapi

Thomas Lee

Co-Founder, CSO

Thomas has held a number of leadership roles across multiple functions in clean energy and technology. Before founding Derapi, he was the Director of Innovation at Union Labs, a seed-stage VC firm. Prior to Union Labs, Thomas held Product Management roles at AutoGrid and Enphase Energy. Thomas began his career as a circuit designer at Barcelona Design, and has held roles at McKinsey & Company, Strategen Consulting, and was an IEEE-USA Congressional Fellow. He holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

Our Investors

Derapi is backed by some of the strongest VC firms and investors across climate, deep tech, and software.

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Contact Us

Are you building an application using DER devices? Are you an energy device manufacturer who wants to connect your customers with the broader DER technology ecosystem? We want to hear from you!

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