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How to Monitor Your Small Business Energy Usage

Small-business owners know that maximizing their energy efficiency can make a big difference in their business. New technologies are rolling out every day, and business owners can now use data to identify the best opportunities to give them an edge in competitive marketplaces.

Small Business Energy Savings save energy while commuting to work

How Employee Commuter Benefits Attract and Retain Talent

Approximately 150 million Americans commute to work every day, according to the United States Census Bureau, with the vast majority (128 million) using personal automobiles. The amount of energy used to accomplish a daily commute is staggering; the average person spends $2,600 a year going to and from work.

Energy Efficiency what is constellation connect?

What Is Constellation Connect?

Once considered science fiction, the smart home has become a reality. Today’s homeowners increasingly use smart home devices to monitor and control energy usage, remotely control appliances and improve home security.

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Electric vs. Gas Grills: Which Type Is More Energy Efficient?

Summer is almost here, and for many people, that means it’s time to fire up the backyard grill. That can be a relief, as it can mean less mess in your kitchen (as well as less heat in your house!

Energy Efficiency 5 Ways to Cut Your Home Energy Use with Smart Lighting.

5 Ways to Cut Your Home Energy Usage with Smart Lighting

Home lighting has important practical and aesthetic applications. We use lighting to brighten our homes at night, to focus attention, for security and to create atmosphere.

Small Business Energy Savings Can You Save Energy by Changing Your Business Hours?

Could You Save Money by Changing Your Business Hours?

As a business owner, you have little control over your fixed costs. You pay the same amount of rent whether you’re open 24/7 or keep regular business hours.

Home Energy Savings energy saving tips for summer

Energy-Saving Tips for Summer

Rising summer temperatures often result in higher energy costs. The US Energy Information Administration estimates that the average home in the United States consumes 1,026 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity each month between June and August.

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The Best Smart-Home Apps for Energy Efficiency

According to the US Energy Information Administration, the average household in the United States pays around $1,340.04 for electricity every year, with small businesses paying approximately $7,856.

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What to Do When Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Working

When the days get unbearably hot, most people rely on their air-conditioning system to keep their home cool and comfortable. But what if your air conditioner stops cooling your home during a heat wave?

Home Energy Savings What is geofencing?

Home Energy Savings: What Is Geofencing?

Technology is constantly offering us new ways to save energy and simplify our lives. It makes daily tasks easier, helps us organize, and keeps us all connected.

Small Business Energy Savings The Heated Debate on Energy-Efficient Hand Dryers

The Heated Debate about Energy-Efficient Hand Dryers

Restroom hand dryers have long had a reputation for being more environmentally responsible than paper towels, and it’s true. Paper towels create excess waste, and small businesses can use hand dryers to slash annual operating costs significantly.

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