6Feb 2017

Let’s Do The Math

The US government has abolished the old incandescent bulb and is pushing consumers to maximize energy efficiency by promoting the use of LED lighting over fluorescent.

LED lighting has several key advantages over fluorescent.  LED offers a major reduction in energy usage, better light quality, significantly longer life, reduced maintenance expense, produces less heat, eliminates flicker, offers superior lifetime performance and […]

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6Feb 2017

What Sets Consumer Energy Solutions Apart From Other Energy Sales Companies?

I am often asked what sets CES apart from other energy sales companies. This is a very easy question for me to answer. It’s a one-word-answer. However, you most likely will not believe me if I tell you what that word is. So I’m going to give you a bit of CES history before I blurt it out so that […]

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12Jan 2017

LED Lighting – What’s In It For Me?

Why, in a world as technologically advanced as ours, would supplying low-cost energy to all be a problem? That is a question for wiser people than me to answer. I’m sure getting down to the truth of it all would be quite an adventure. Political correctness and vested interests aside, the fact is that most of us do come together […]

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12Jan 2017

How To Reduce Home Electricity Costs In The Middle Of Winter

A very simple way to reduce energy costs in the middle of winter is to lower the thermostat. It’s a fact that for every degree you lower the thermostat during the winter, you’ll save between 1 and 3% off your heating bill.

But first we need to dispel one idea that is common in the heating ideas of people. Many think […]

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2Dec 2016

What’s Happening In The Current Energy Market?

At CES we monitor what natural gas is doing in the current market because natural gas and electricity’s prices closely parallel each other. Did you know most natural gas consumed in the U.S. comes from domestic production? We do import a bit of natural gas by pipeline from Canada but because of our own growth in natural gas production we […]

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2Dec 2016

LED Lighting Basics – Unbelievable!

You’ve been hearing about the virtues of LED light bulbs and may get the idea that they’re too good to be true. They ARE a huge advance in lighting and energy efficiency—probably more significant than going from kerosene lamps to the first incandescent bulbs in the scope of possibilities! It’s true.
Here are some of the unbelievable basics:

LED bulbs are extremely […]

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