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What Does the Price of Oil have to do with the Cost of my Electricity?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 July 5th, 2016|Electricity|

Price per Barrel of Oil in 2016 Crude oil prices have been hovering recently at the $50 a barrel level. This is a kind of make-break point economically. It’s not a steep enough rise to cripple very fuel-reliant industries like airlines and railroads and it is also a low enough price to boost economic growth [...]

One Happy Customer!

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 April 25th, 2016|Electricity, Energy Efficiency for Business|

I was talking with one of our CES sales reps the other day and he told me a story about a customer he had helped recently. The conversation sticks with me because I noticed as he told me what he did, that sales rep was truly proud of how he had helped this customer. I have [...]

How to Know For Sure If LED is a Smart Investment – Simple LED ROI Calculation

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:33+00:00 March 6th, 2016|Electricity, Energy Efficiency for Business, LED Lighting|

This article may seem like a bit of a repeat of sorts as this is a drum we need to keep beating because not everyone is hearing it yet. I do quite a little bit of reading about the LED Lighting industry, trying to keep up with the trends, outlooks, research and such. I cannot [...]

What Will the Clean Power Plan Cost America?

By | 2016-03-14T22:05:58+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Electricity|

“Energy policy needs to ensure all Americans have affordable and reliable electricity to meet everyday challenges and to help build a strong foundation of economic success. Regardless of where you stand politically, this plan fails to meet that threshold.” Mike Duncan, President of the American Colaitiuon for Clean Coal Electricity. The Clean Power Plan (CPP) [...]

Weather, Energy Demand, Coal & Natural Gas – What Does It All Mean?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 December 3rd, 2015|Electricity, Natural Gas|

There are many factors that have an influence on the demand for energy. A big one is the weather. Colder weather increases residential and commercial heating demand. The Farmers’ Almanac is telling us that during the winter of 2016 we’re going to see unseasonably mild temperatures with occasional shots of bitter cold in much of [...]

Not Sure the LED Revolution Is For Real? Oh It’s Happening Baby!

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|Electricity, Energy News, LED Lighting|

It’s unavoidable! It’s happening everywhere…and I am not exaggerating! Every day I see, read and hear about multiple major LED conversion projects. Cities, states, major corporations in countries all around the globe are making the move to LED lighting because it’s smart! It’s so smart and such a no-brainer that even governments that normally make such [...]

What Impacts the Price of Electricity and Natural Gas?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Electricity, Natural Gas, Uncategorized|

At CES we help you find the best rate for your electricity and natural gas in the current market. Now, you might ask, what does that mean actually? Well, the fact is that pricing of electricity and natural gas is constantly changing. So a quote you get today might be different next week. Typically, up [...]