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Placement of public car chargers needs to be revved up, experts say

Jul 24 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Tory N. Parrish The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Lisa Karraker took the plunge.After thinking about it for years, environmental concerns motivated the Beechview resident to buy her first electric car, a 2014 Nissan Leaf, last week. more...
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Nationwide Energy Partners Elevate Data-Based Efficiency Programs

COLUMBUS, OH, Jul 24, 2014 -- Marketwired - While owners of multifamily units are increasingly looking for ways to manage costs through energy efficiency, acquiring the necessary data has typically been so difficult as to make such programs unmanageable. more...
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Nissan Offers Free Charging for New LEAF Buyers in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Jul 23, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - There are many attractive reasons for Angelenos to own the all-electric Nissan LEAF: single-occupant access to high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; an available California state tax rebate of $2,500; much lower operating costs than a gas-powered car and now, free public charging. more...
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PSE&G Announces Program Incenting Companies To Provide Charging for Employees Who Drive Electric Cars

NEWARK, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire - PSE&G today announced an innovative program to encourage New Jersey businesses to provide employees with electric car charging at work. more...
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TXU Energy Tells Businesses: Demand Response Benefits Are in Easy Reach

DALLAS, Jul 22, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Getting paid for reducing your company's electricity consumption might sound like a deal that's too good to be true or a plan that's only for the biggest firms, but TXU Energy is helping even the smallest businesses cash in. more...
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More sectors eligible for new stream of the Industrial Electricity Incentive program

TORONTO, Jul 21, 2014 -- Canada NewsWire - A wider range of Ontario sectors are now eligible to apply for incentives under Stream 3 of the Industrial Electricity Incentive (IEI) program, which the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) recently launched. more...
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By Wayne M. Kovach
On: July 25, 2014
The summer is here and vacations are being planned. Whether it's a family trip to a local beach, visiting relatives out of state, or a more...
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By Justine Sears , Karen Glitman
On: July 7, 2014
Technical Reference Manuals have long provided characterizations of efficient technologies in the electric and thermal energy sectors. At many utilities throughout the world, these manuals more...
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By Will Fadrhonc
On: July 3, 2014
Demand response (DR) is critical for reducing peak demand on the grid and, at the same time, avoiding system emergencies. When delivered via behind-the-meter energy more...
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By Rick Barnett
On: June 19, 2014
The largest part of residential energy consumption (generally considered around 40%) maintains interior comfort regardless of the weather. Energy used to create this comfort is more...
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By Howard Ng
On: June 11, 2014
In April, I published the first of a series of articles in which comparing the various communications options for demand response (DR) programs. In this more...
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Urban Folk should Think Solar Too

By Annie K - For the longest time possible solar lightinghas been seen as a preserve for those that live in rural or remote more...

How to Get Your Mobile Hardware Purchase Right

By Adam Bluemner - There is a major correlation between achieving business success in the service industry and providing mobile capabilities to field technicians. more...

Formaldehyde Market From 2014 to 2020 - Research Report Available online

By Haakon Johnson - The global formaldehyde market is expected to reach USD 21.03 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand more...
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Global Unconventional Gas Market growing at a CAGR of 5.8% from 2013 to 2019. By Transparency Market

By David Walkar - Global unconventional gas market was valued at USD 93.95 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 126.93 billion more...
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What does a Juncker presidency mean for renewables in Europe?

By John Ryan - While Jean-Claude Juncker has expressed his support for green energy, it remains to be seen what his election as president more...

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AESP Conference - Evaluators & Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway

Monday Aug 4, 2014 - Wednesday Aug 6, 2014 - San Francisco

Summer Conference & Expo San Francisco August 4-6, 2014 Evaluators and Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway The road to implementing and evaluating successful energy efficiency programs is seldom straight or smooth. Fortunately, you are not traveling alone. At more...

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