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energy engineers
Feb 17, 2020
Lonny Peet
Katy McSurdy
This week, we’re celebrating the expertise and acumen of our engineers around the world. The week-long celebration was started by the National Society of Professional Engineers , a group that dates...
analysis of energy storage projects
Dec 19, 2019
Ronald F. Cascone
Pat Sonti
The paradigm of typical economic analyses of process plants with captive power generation facilities is built around a cost of production (COP) or cost of electricity (COE) analysis. These are both...
Nexant iEnergy User Consortium in Orlando, Florida
May 29, 2019
Adam Perry
A Hole in One! The best way to describe how comprehensive Nexant’s iEnergy software is, is that it’s truly one platform for every customer program, or if you are at Top Golf, you would say “it’s a...
Nexant User Consortium Orlando
Apr 23, 2019
Lynn Belken
Nexant’s User Consortium is just around the corner, May 1-3 at the Marriott Orlando Downtown. While the event itself will be an excellent experience, sometimes the travel associated with a conference...
utility customer experience
Apr 18, 2019
Sujay Hajra
Mukul Kundu
“The utility industry has begun to fully understand the importance of customer satisfaction over the past several years, and now many have dedicated leaders and teams focused on improving the...
Grid consulting, DR rate design, DER Locational Value
Mar 12, 2019
Jim Giordano, MBA, CEM, CDSM
I’d like to pose this question to you: “Is the value of a kW reduced (or a kWh saved) on Distribution feeder A, the same as its value on Distribution feeder B, or Distribution feeder C?” In many of...
changes in heat pumps
Feb 7, 2019
Katy McSurdy
Why We Need Heat Pumps The NJ Global Warming Response Act (GWRA) , which was passed in 2007, has a target requiring New Jersey to reduce GHG emissions by 80 percent from 2006 levels by 2050 . This...
Clean Energy Future in New Jersey
Oct 25, 2018
Michael McCarthy
In the world of energy efficiency, a utility’s goals for how much to save and by when are often set by regulators. But some utilities and state leaders go above and beyond. We’re so excited to see...
Commercial Building Energy Efficiency
Oct 1, 2018
James Monsen
Ashley Bigler
There’s something we want to yell from the rooftops, though it might sound too good to be true: advanced rooftop controls can save commercial buildings 30% to 60% of their energy consumption (ASHRAE...
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...