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What’s Happening In The Current Energy Market?

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:32+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Electricity, Energy News|

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 [...]

El Niño Versus La Niña and the Polar Vortex

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Energy News|

You no doubt have heard much discussion of the effects of El Nin᷉o and La Nin᷉a on our weather patterns and how these phenomena are used to predict weather—like the number of hurricanes in a season, how cold the winter will be or how hot the summer will be. Let’s start with defining these two [...]

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 [...]

A 15-Year Outlook on Energy Prices – The Clean Power Plan

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 October 31st, 2015|Energy News|

On August 3rd of this year, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Obama administration announced the final version of The Clean Power Plan, a policy aimed at combating global warming that was first proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency in June 2014. In his announcement, the president stated that the plan includes the first standards [...]

Surprisingly, U.S. Natural Gas Production Hitting All-Time Highs

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:36+00:00 August 31st, 2015|Energy News, Natural Gas|

The current low prices for natural gas in the U.S. make it very difficult for companies to spend money on more drilling. And yet, the U.S. is producing more natural gas than ever in 2015. In fact, the government's Energy Information Administration forecasts a 5.4% increase in output this year compared to 2014. However, the new [...]

Get Your Piece of the $1.4 Billion Pie!

By | 2017-09-26T12:03:37+00:00 July 29th, 2015|Energy Efficiency for Business, Energy News, LED Lighting|

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has just released an updated version of its report Adoption of Light Emitting Diodes in Common Lighting Applications. The report is based on research focused on the adoption of LED technology in ten common white light applications and also projects the potential energy savings if each of these applications [...]