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NRDC Will Continue to Lead the Charge on Developing the Cheapest and Cleanest Energy Resource

Energy Efficiency: The Foundation of Our Clean Energy Future NRDC, May 30, 2017 Energy efficiency has fundamentally reshaped our energy system, allowing Americans to power their homes and businesses with less energy. Today, as we seek to avoid dangerous climate impacts and clean up our energy system, we need energy efficiency more than ever. The […]

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California Expands Energy Efficiency Opportunities

Making strides for greater energy efficiency in California Intelligent Utility, November 18, 2015. Image credit: Unsplash Governor Jerry Brown, joined by a diverse group of utilities and industry partners, made history recently by signing into law California’s most ambitious climate goals to date. The Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015 (also known as Senate […]

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How the Opower Marketplace Suite Could Impact the Energy Landscape

Amanda Gassé for Zondits, November 19, 2015. Image credit: geralt The emergence of smart home technology has made customers more energy-savvy than ever before. The new marketplace platform was launched last week and it offers increased opportunity for utilities to become energy advisors for their customers. Opower partnered with software developer Enervee to develop the marketplace […]

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The Evolution of Utilities Through Energy Analytics

Integrating commercial grade energy analytics the right way Intelligent Utility, August 19, 2015. Image credit: brett jordan Utilities largely recognize they must evolve, and many have taken steps to begin to reposition themselves in the eyes of commercial customers. A crucial component to this journey is a better understanding of customer needs. Gaining this understanding is […]

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Schneider Electric Smart Grid Laboratory Unveiled in Canada

Schneider Electric Smart Grid Lab Opens in Canada Smart Meters, March 9, 2015 Ryerson University and the Ontario Ministry of Energy have unveiled the Schneider Electric Smart Grid Laboratory (SESG Lab), Canada’s first university-based smart grid laboratory. The facility, which will be available to partners and collaborators, is designed to test new products and operational […]