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Can Energy Efficiency Kits Help Promote Your Programs?

DIY energy efficiency kits, a marketing tool sometimes used to promote utility-based incentive programs, are distributed to customers, often free of charge, to entice them to make simple changes that will help save energy. Typically kits include items like compact fluorescent (CFL) or LED light bulbs, LED nightlights, light switch and power outlet gaskets, hot …

Ben Stewart

Oct 13, 2015

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LADWP Solar Incentive Program

LADWP Solar Incentive Program: The LADWP Solar Incentive Program began in 2000, with a funding level of $150 million. The program has 10 phases with declining incentive levels as certain installed MW targets are met. There are separate goals for residential and non-residential participants, and the incentive levels for each will decline irrespective of the other. …

Ben Stewart

Oct 10, 2015

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Ask the Optimization Expert: HVAC Ventilation

Question: How can I improve the energy efficiency of my facility’s HVAC ventilation? Answer: HVAC ventilation issues, which include problems with air flow and temperature control, can take several forms. An energy audit will typically identify energy inefficiencies in one or several of the following areas: Air flow to space feels unusually low or is …

Ben Stewart

Oct 01, 2015

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SmartWatt in the News: Fastest Growing Companies List

Inc. magazine ranked SmartWatt No. 4172 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names …

Ben Stewart

Sep 29, 2015

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