Connecticut Businesses: What You Can Do About the Connecticut Light & Power Rate Increase

Jan 30, 2015 by Chris Kallaher More posts by Chris Kallaher

Since 2013, Connecticut Light & Power’s (CL&P) rates have continued to climb, with the most recent rate increase jumping from 9.96₵/kWh in January 2014 to 12.45₵/kWh in January 2015. For businesses spending $100,000 a year on electricity, a 25 percent increase is a $25,000 uptick in their energy spending!

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Categories: Energy Management

Nest Features Highlighted: Remote Control and Auto-Schedule for Small Businesses (Part 1)

Jan 29, 2015 by Stephen Girard More posts by Stephen Girard

It’s cold outside, at least in most regions of the country. Mornings are tough as it is, but looking out your window and seeing snow on the ground can make them tougher. With the Nest Learning Thermostat, you don’t have to worry about coming into a cold office in the morning. Connect your Nest Thermostat to Wi-Fi and you can control the temperature in your business from anywhere - on your tablet, smart phone, or laptop. 

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Polar Proof Your Business: Keep Energy Costs Down When Prices Heat Up

Jan 27, 2015 by Direct Energy Business More posts by Direct Energy Business

Juno is here, but don’t fear, Direct Energy Business has some reading materials for your business to keep energy costs down when prices heat up. 

View our infographic: Expecting the Unexpected: What Can Your Business Learn from the Energy Events of 2014? Or view/download the following...

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Reflecting on the Hottest Energy Industry Trends in 2014

Jan 23, 2015 by Michael D'Aurizio More posts by Michael D'Aurizio

Early last year I outlined predictions on some of the bigger trends that I thought were going to shape the retail energy industry. It’s time to take stock on how I did.

In 2014, predictions alluded to the following: A) the pace of U.S. solar deployment would hasten, B) energy storage would become ‘the next big thing’, and that C) end-use electricity consumption would remain flat or decline. So what happened in each of these areas?

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