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Alliance for Energy Efficient Economy India State EE Index
Sep 18, 2018
Matthew S. Mendis
As a part of its climate change commitment, India has pledged to reduce its carbon intensity by nearly 33-35% by 2030 from 2005 level. Meeting this target requires India adopt more renewable energy...
ienergy software user experience and customer satisfaction for utilities
Aug 19, 2018
Katy McSurdy
Software that helps businesses run more efficiently is often held to high standards for agility, flexibility, usability, and reliability. Meeting those standards is challenging for any company, but...
Jul 24, 2018
Maura McGowan
On May 9th, Build United held their annual Day of Caring in Grottoes, VA. The United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockington County’s Build United Program empowers low-income homeowners to live...
Thermal Energy Storage
Jul 16, 2018
Pat Sonti
Today’s thermal energy storage (TES) technologies and systems provide a major opportunity for better economic benefits and enhanced energy management of existing and planned energy assets and...
Diversity in the energy industry and utility services
Jul 8, 2018
Andrea Davis
Diversity is an ongoing challenge in many industries, and energy is no different. Greentech Media cited a survey by Ernst & Young that said women represent 16% of board members in the global...
Biogas plant
Jul 1, 2018
Ronald F. Cascone
The Basics of World Natural Gas Natural gas (“gas”) is generally naturally extracted as a variable mixture of methane and other light hydrocarbons, CO 2 and other contaminants. It is also produced as...
Jun 24, 2018
Jeff Baker
Imagine you’re the CEO of an investor-owned utility. (Go ahead, it’s easy!) Your core business—producing and selling electricity for commercial and residential customers—is likely regulated by a...
Jun 7, 2018
Jacob James
Picture an indoor pool: feel the warm air and humidity, see a slide, maybe a bubbling hot tub, kids splashing in the shallow water, maybe some retirees doing water aerobics. Then it hits you—the “...
Speaking on trade ally management at AESP Spring Conference
May 18, 2018
Jennifer Denherder
We’re looking forward to connecting with friends and meeting new ones at the upcoming AESP spring conference this week in Atlanta, GA. (Join the conversation on twitter at #AESP18 , or follow @...
Apr 25, 2018
Steven R. Slome
Is this the end of biotechnology? Ups and downs in oil markets. Volatility in stock markets. These are indeed strange times. In the midst of all this, there has been considerable consolidation in the...