Energy Efficiency


Granular Real Time Data is the Key to Smarter Energy Management

Under the Paris Accord on Climate Change (COP21), member states around the globe pledged to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) in an effort to reduce global warming. Canada, for instance, is currently committed to reducing emissions 30...

Smart Building Energy Disaggregation: Submetering with Split-Core CT Sensors

Industrial companies, factories and multi-tenant building owners are increasingly installing submetering equipment in order to collect real-time, in-house energy usage data. This allows for accurate allocation of costs, calculation of internal...

There Are Expectations in Every Relationship

When Is the Last Time You Reevaluated Your Trade Ally Expectations? During a recent survey, trade allies voiced their concerns on a variety of issues and how they view utility demand side management (DSM) programs. Utilities know that trade...

Avoiding the Technology Trap

Technological innovation is one of the defining characteristics of the clean energy sector. The pace of advancement is staggering at times. Faced with this rapid growth and change, companies often find themselves rushing to implement new software...

The Smarter Smart Grid

The proliferation of Distributed Energy Resources (DER) such as distributed solar, wind, battery storage, electric vehicle chargers, etc., is having a profound effect on the utility industry. This threatens existing business models, as well as the...

Portable Generator Usage

Portable Generator Usage Important safety considerations Every year, unfortunate carbon monoxide incidents occur as a result of improper outdoor use of generators. All generators display warning labels that explain the risk of death if operated...

Solving Thermal Management Challenges in Electric Vehicles

Solving Thermal Management Challenges in Electric Vehicles Advantages of using aluminum extrusion Aluminum is quickly becoming a material of choice in the search for solutions to reduce weight in passenger and other vehicles. Solving the...

Marketing in the New Energy Ecosystem

5 things to do now to improve the bottom line The marketplace for cleantech companies has changed significantly over the last five years. Consumers want green and they want to know how much it will cost them. Government has spoken too, and the...

The Rise of Electricity Submetering and Energy Analytics

Energy management “behind the meter” is beginning to be recognized as a major area of opportunity in a variety of sectors including energy retail, facility management, energy management, energy service companies (ESCOs), and maintenance and...

A Clean Energy Transportation System

Our current global system of transportation, automobiles, and fueled engines, are powered by energy that pollutes. Indeed, automobile fuel emits 30 percent of climate changing CO2 pollution. Today, more than half of the world’s population lives in...

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A Strong 2011 for Clean Technology

Investments will remain vibrant, and industries to watch will include efficiency, biofuels, nuclear, recycling, and...

A Call for Net Zero Energy


According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, sea level rise is the very predictable outcome of rising carbon...

Portable Generator Usage

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Energy Innovation in the Factory of the Digital Age

As world leaders converged on Paris in December to talk about the climate, Bill Gates did something that made many...

Solving Thermal Management Challenges in Electric Vehicles

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