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ICF International Awarded $16 Million Energy Efficiency Contract by Major Midwest Utility

FAIRFAX, Va. (The Associated Press) - Apr 30 - ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, was recently awarded a re-compete contract by a major Midwest utility. more...
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TVA awards $7.12M to make homes energy-efficient

Apr 30 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Megan Boehnke The Knoxville News-Sentinel, Tenn. - The Tennessee Valley Authority has awarded Knoxville a $7.12 million grant that will help more than 600 families in low-income areas save money on their utility bills. more...
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TEP expands Energy Star lighting program with LED bulbs

Apr 29, 2015 -- MarketLine - Tucson Electric Power, or TEP, has announced that it is expanding its Energy Star lighting program to make light-emitting diode, or LED, bulbs available from local stores at discounts of up to 30% off regular retail prices. more...
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Dayton Power and Light Partners with The Foodbank for Energy Savings

Apr 29 - Business Wire - Dayton Power and Light (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), is partnering with The Foodbank and other area food pantries to distribute 160,000 energy efficient light bulbs to help families reduce their energy costs. more...
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New England Expected to Have Sufficient Resources to Meet Power Demand this Summer

HOLYOKE, Mass., Apr 28, 2015 -- BUSINESS WIRE - New England is expected to have enough electric generation and demand-response resources available to serve forecasted peak demand this summer, according to ISO New England Inc., the operator of the region's bulk power system and wholesale electricity markets. more...
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Audit: Hanford failed to take advantage of energy incentive payments

Apr 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Annette Cary Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, Wash.) - Hanford officials missed out on at least $190,500 in payments from incentive programs for energy conservation in recent years, according to an audit by the Department of Energy Office of Inspector General. more...
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By Mallory Sass
On: April 29, 2015
Streamlining how utilities conduct energy assessments is valuable in itself, but the often overlooked yet extremely valuable piece of an energy assessment is actually the more...
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By Essie Snell
On: April 28, 2015
The home energy management (HEM) market-made up of systems of smart, networked devices that can dynamically adjust energy use within a home-has been evolving dramatically. more...
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By Steve Hambric
On: April 9, 2015
Currently there's a fundamental debate taking place in the energy industry over which approach to demand management provides the most value, and it's an important more...
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By Udi Merhav
On: March 16, 2015
As the United States and countries across Europe cope with mothballed coal and gas-fired power plants, nuclear phase-out, and the integration of renewables into the more...
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By Rick Barnett
On: March 10, 2015
"Saving" is a popular marketing pitch that emerged with rising consumption: "save 50% when you buy 3", "save time when you buy our gadget", "save more...
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12 Useful Tips For Home Owners To Make Their Home More Fireproof

By Wayne Kienbaum - When it comes to your home and loved ones, safety is of paramount importance. We would normally take all possible more...
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UK households waste £2.8bn annually by failing to switch energy supplier

By Kevin Burke - Households in the UK are wasting £2.8 billion every year, or £301 each, by failing to compare the market and more...
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Home Energy Management Systems 2013 Market Reviews- Global Industry Analysis,Share, forecast By 2019

By swapnil devale - Home Energy Management Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019 provides information on more...
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Geothermal Heat Pumps Market By Technology For Residential And Commercial And End-Use Applications

By swapnil devale - Geothermal Heat Pumps Market By Technology (Closed Loop and Open Loop), For Residential and Commercial (New Build and Retrofit) and End-Use more...

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FERC Order 1000: Understanding Transmission Planning In a New Paradigm

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Are you struggling to understand how FERC Order 1000 has changed the way RTOs plan their transmission systems? The introduction of competitive solicitation/bidding processes for transmission projects stands to dramatically change the transmission landscape in years to come. However, there more...

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Managing Complexity in the Integration of Demand Response and Energy Efficiency

Wednesday Jun 3, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Integrating demand response (DR) and energy efficiency (EE) programs delivers significant benefits to both utilities and their customers. However, this approach also brings new considerations that must be managed effectively. more...

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Energy Central's SmartCities

Tuesday May 12, 2015 - Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Charlotte, NC

SmartCities is an Energy Central event established to educate utilities on the steps and paths to collaboratively develop smart cites in their region. At this event attendees will establish early relationships with key stakeholders; discover collaboration strategies that have been more...

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Utility Demand Response & Energy Efficiency

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Thursday May 14, 2015 - Denver, CO - United States


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Utility Integrated Resource Planning

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Thursday May 14, 2015 - Denver, CO - United States


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