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    Sustainability’s In Session at Mitchell College

    Located in New London, CT, Mitchell College is a private liberal arts school with a tight-knit community of just over 800...


    Tags: LED Lighting, Utility Incentives, HVAC/Mechanical,

    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

    New York Utility Incentive Programs [2020 Update]

    Utility incentives are no secret: they exist to help buildings cover the cost of efficiency projects designed to lower energy...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, New York City, Financing,

    4 Key Insights for Understanding Utility Incentives

    The framework for understanding utility incentives is simple: utilities want commercial/industrial businesses to use energy...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Financing, Energy Efficiency,

    How to Finance Energy Efficiency Projects

    Financing energy efficiency projects is a part of every sustainability initiative. Once a facility is audited and Energy...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Financing, Energy Efficiency

    Setting and Exceeding Kilowatt Hours Savings Goals

    No matter your industry, setting kilowatt hours (kWh) savings goals can make a big difference to the efficiency of your...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Energy Efficiency

    3 Facts to Know About Utility Incentives in Connecticut

    Three affiliated hospitals in Connecticut have recently qualified for over $3,200,000 of electric and gas utility incentives....


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Energy Efficiency, Hartford

    Efficiency is the Incentive in the Midwest Market

    Energy efficiency has become increasingly important for business owners to consider from the perspectives of both...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Financing, Energy Efficiency,

    Efficiency Emphasis: Increased HVAC Incentives for NYC
    As we talked about in our last post, New York City has become a hotbed for energy efficiency opportunities in the commercial...

    Tags: Utility Incentives, New York City, HVAC/Mechanical

    Qualifying Your Efficiency Project for Utility Incentives

    Our homes, businesses, schools and governments collectively consume more than 70 percent of the natural gas and electricity...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Energy Efficiency

    A Brief History of Utility Incentives

    The 1973 oil embargo and succeeding energy crisis led people to think differently about how the United States uses energy. It...


    Tags: Utility Incentives, Energy Efficiency