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    Energy Efficiency in the Aftermath of 2020: A Halfway Review of 2021

    Nearing the end of my co-op at Fairbanks Energy Services, I find the opportunity to reflect on not only the company I was...


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    6 Months in Energy Efficiency: A Co-Op Reflection

    What drew me into Fairbanks Energy Services were the efficiency solutions offered for a variety of industries. As a mechanical...


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    7 Reasons for Data Center Optimization

    When the discussion centers around data centers, operations are key. Data centers are an indispensable part of modern...


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    4 Tips for Distribution Center Energy Efficiency

    The efficiency of a distribution center is one of the differentiators between a well-run warehouse and one that struggles to...


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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 ...


    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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    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...


    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...


    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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    Evolution of Connecticut Utility Incentives

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


    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...


    Tags: Energy Efficiency, Energy Services, Grocery & Retail