Posts Tagged ‘energy costs’

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Understanding Today’s Energy Pricing

Posted on January 7th, 2014 by

Energy costs are one of the greatest concerns of commercial building managers. Utility bills are constantly monitored and there are ongoing initiatives to improve energy[...]

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[...]

IEA Report Advises Governments to Embrace Renewables and Nuclear

Posted on November 15th, 2011 by

The good news is that on 8 November the International Energy Agency released its 2011 “World Energy Outlook.” While it will cheer nuclear advocates, overall[...]

Home energy devices: Can we bewilder Edison?

Posted on August 15th, 2011 by

Why do so many energy insiders insist that home energy automation will fail? Many whom I respect say the typical householder will never take the[...]

The Advantages of ‘Going Tankless’

Posted on February 28th, 2011 by

Thanks in part to local and federal tax incentives, homeowners across the country are taking steps to cut home energy costs by installing sleek, new[...]

The Numbers Add Up – Best Commercial Building Energy Saving Improvements

Posted on January 3rd, 2011 by

Crystal Lake, Illinois – According to the Department of Energy (DOE), buildings are the single largest consumer of energy in the world. Quite a fact.[...]

5 Reasons Why the Smart Grid will Save Businesses Money

Posted on January 2nd, 2011 by

Today, most businesses have clear insight into IT spend or capital expenditures, but when asked about energy costs, it’s typically not on their radar. Overall,[...]

28% Emissions Reduction Target By 2020 Set, DER 02/01/10

Posted on February 1st, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Monday, Feb. 1, 2010 discuss US emissions reductions by 2020, China’s capacity for manufacturing renewables, Nissan receives loan from DOE[...]

Emergency Meeting at Copenhagen plus Tesla takes a road trip to Detroit, DER 121809

Posted on December 18th, 2009 by

The Daily Energy Report for December 18th, 2009 brings you daily energy news about: This morning world leaders engage in emergency meeting at Copenhagen with[...]