Posts Tagged ‘demand response’

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New Lighting Control Systems save Electricity in Older Buildings

Posted on November 13th, 2013 by

Easy-to-retrofit lighting control technology can reduce lighting energy use by 60 percent or more The U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) energy use statistics are rather[...]
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Successful Microgrids ­– Uncovering Opportunities in Energy Reduction

Posted on August 19th, 2013 by

Energy security is a significant strategic priority for the Department of Defense (DOD) from a fiscal, operational, and tactical perspective. The DoD’s Operational Energy Strategy[...]
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Pennsylvania’s Act 129 Impact: Can Utilities Meet The State’s Energy Goals

Posted on February 9th, 2012 by

Kevin R. Evans, Vice President & General Manager of Demand Response Services at Johnson Controls, shares his insights on the state of Pennsylvania’s Act 129[...]
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Addressing Volatile Energy Costs through Supply and Demand

Posted on December 20th, 2011 by

Energy is playing a larger role in business profitability than ever before – and it’s growing more complex by the day as sourcing options get[...]
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You Wish You Worked Here!

Posted on December 19th, 2011 by

Your dream office may have relaxation pods for naps and spa rooms for massages like the ones in Google’s Zurich office.  A “play pit” like[...]
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Addressing today’s energy dilemmas in commercial buildings through demand response

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by

A growing number of incentives are heating up demand response (DR) adoption in the commercial building sector. The commercial sector, faced with factors such as[...]
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Competition Heats Up in Demand Response – Who Will Prevail?

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by

The year 2011 has been good for the grid management strategy known as Demand Response.  This summer validated its importance as a grid resource as[...]
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How Utilities Can Implement Smart Grid Projects While Keeping The Consumer In Mind

Posted on August 10th, 2011 by

Mark Munday, Executive Vice President of Electricity for Elster North America, discusses the importance of keeping the consumer in mind when implementing smart grid projects.
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Johnson Controls Demand Response Acquisition Of Energy Connect Details

Posted on August 4th, 2011 by

Terrill Laughton of Johnson Controls discusses the impact of acquiring EnergyConnect.
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The Demand Response Advantage: More Money For Customers

Posted on July 19th, 2011 by

Gregg Dixon, Sr. VP of Sales and Marketing for EnerNOC, discusses how his company is helping smooth the load on the grid through innovative demand[...]
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Energy Storage: Applications and Developing Regulation

Posted on July 11th, 2011 by

The following article is the final part of a multi-part series. B.            Enacting Energy Storage Regulation After investigating the operational characteristic of energy storage, regulators[...]
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Energy Management and Demand Response on our Minds in the Summertime

Posted on June 24th, 2011 by

As temperatures soared to over 90 degrees along the East coast in early June, air conditioners across the region were turned on full blast.  Air[...]
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Why Austin Energy Promotes Energy Efficiency

Posted on April 25th, 2011 by

Karl Rabago, VP of Distributed Energy Services, discusses why Austin Energy is a strong supporter of having its customers take advantage of energy efficiency and[...]
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An ‘apps store’ for utilities?

Posted on March 15th, 2011 by

A collaboration between a smart grid communications company and a telecom giant may usher in a new way for utilities to create, find, install and[...]
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Schneider Electric Demand Response Solutions For Utilities And Businesses

Posted on March 4th, 2011 by

Dave Hyland, of Schneider Electric, educates us about what demand response is and how his company is helping utilities and businesses take advantage of new[...]
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Utility Load Management Tools Becoming Smarter

Posted on February 9th, 2011 by

Eric Murray, President & CEO of Tantalus, discuss the changing role of the utility company and what they are doing to improve utility load management[...]