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    What Are You Waiting For? [Cost of Waiting Pt 2]

    If you’ve ever thought of taking on an efficiency project, such as installing to LED lighting or moving forward with ...


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    Tags: Financing, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    Experiences in Mechanical Engineering

    Mechanical engineering is unique because of its breadth: a number of different fields and focuses sit under one area of study....


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    Tags: Fairbanks Energy, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    Looking at 2020 Energy Efficiency Numbers: Business Model of Sustainability

    As I wrap up my six-month co-op experience at Fairbanks Energy Services, I’m reminded of what initially drew me to Fairbanks...


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    Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    4 Benefits of Custom Lighting for Manufacturers

    “Custom” can sometimes feel out of reach. Custom suits, custom-designed cars, anything with a monogram – they cost more, they...


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    Tags: Energy Efficiency, Manufacturing, Energy Services

    Piecemeal or Comprehensive Project: Which is Better for My Facility?

    Is it better to install one energy solution at a time or pursue multiple solutions together? These describe two major...


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    Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    Evolution of Connecticut Utility Incentives

    Thirty years ago, before utilities had efficiency incentive programs, I was developing efficiency solutions for a hospital...


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    Tags: Utility Incentives, Hartford, Energy Services

    Managing a Grocery Energy Project: How to Move from Plans to Solutions

    Maybe you already know what the biggest energy wasters are in your supermarket. Rooftop units, lighting and outdated...


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    Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Services, Grocery & Retail

    3 Ways to Avoid Substandard LED Lighting Energy Efficiency Products

    When you invest in an energy efficiency project, what are you putting your money into? Are you looking for a quick fix for an...


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    Tags: LED Lighting, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    Energy Consumption by Sector [Charts and Data Points]

    Breaking down energy use by industry can also help identify the potential for energy efficiency in that sector as well....


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    Tags: Thought Leadership, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    5 Useful Results from Integrated Data Center Automation

    The goal with data center automation is to allow data center operators to sleep at night. That’s the heart of it. The reality...


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    Tags: Data Center, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    Seven Ways to Save Energy [Step-by-Step Guide]

    If we’re standing at the bar (or on a virtual happy hour, you get the point) and you ask me, “So Chris, how do I save energy...


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    Tags: Thought Leadership, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

    A Business Student’s View of Energy Efficiency

    While working on my first assignment as the Marketing Co-op for Fairbanks Energy Services, I overheard someone in the office...


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    Tags: Fairbanks Energy, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services