Camus [ English ka-moo ]

Transforming the grid for a zero-carbon future.

We founded Camus Energy with one goal: to lend our software engineering skills to address climate change. We are committed to accelerating the adoption of renewable energy and the reduction of carbon emissions from the electric grid.

Together with local utilities and energy providers, we're driving the community-led transition to a more sustainable energy future.
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EXPERIENCE

Software experts for a distributed, zero-carbon grid.

We’re skilled in thinking about systems as a whole and developing world-class tools for operators. Our team leverages deep, diverse experience designing and operating distributed systems – including the founders’ pioneering work building Google’s high-reliability computing platform – to provide high-performance, low-complexity management for the grid.

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80 years

combined software experience

85%

peak renewables supply supported

400,000

customers served with our software
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Leadership

Meet the founders.

We combine deep experience designing distributed systems with a passion for combating climate change. And we like to have fun while we work: our mascot is the capybara, and our utensil is the spork.

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Astrid Atkinson

Astrid Atkinson

CEO

Astrid Atkinson is CEO and co-founder of Camus Energy. She is an expert on large scale distributed systems architecture, reliability engineering, and organizational leadership.

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Cody Smith

Cody Smith

CTO

Cody Smith is CTO and co-founder. He is a technical leader specializing in large computing applications — particularly in reliability, monitoring, cyber security, and efficiency.

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Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan

COO

Michael Ryan is COO and co-founder. He is an experienced leader in service delivery and business operations for enterprise software providers.

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Careers

Join the Camus team.

As Camus continues to grow, we’re looking for motivated and passionate professionals to join our team.
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