Tag: savings

Electric Utility

LEDs Cut New York’s Christmas-Light Energy Needs by 35%

December 15, 2016

Via: Greentech Media

In December 1989, Clark Griswold’s impressive lighting display caused a peaking power plant to come on-line somewhere in Illinois. Fast-forward to 2016, however, and the Clark Griswolds of the world (or at least of New York state) have switched to […]


Pay As You Save: Co-ops are reaching new customers with a novel way to pay for efficiency

August 19, 2016

Via: Utility Dive

How to bring more residential customers into the energy efficiency fold is a problem utilities and regulators have long sought to address, as traditional methods have left large customer segments underserved. Renters have little incentive to make efficiency investments in properties […]