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Energy-Efficiency & Building Energy Usage

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Why is energy efficiency important? There are many benefits to having a building that operates efficiently; the most obvious being reduced energy and operational costs. Other benefits include: Increased comfort and air quality, lower maintenance costs, a reduced carbon footprint, and increased capital which stimulates economic growth. Why should I care about energy efficiency? Knowing how your building is performing will allow you to be able to make informed decisions about how the building’s energy usage should be managed. It is also good for the environment and for the economy. Why should I be concerned with my building’s energy usage? […]

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Alliant Energy’s 2013 Energy Summit & Energy Efficiency Awards

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Alliant Energy held their annual 2 day Energy Summit & Energy Efficiency Awards on April 29th and 30th at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center in Cedar Rapids.  The annual event is a way for Alliant Energy to gather with its commercial customers, to field questions, show them energy efficiency tips, and recognize those companies that have gone above and beyond in the implementation of energy efficiency measures.  The Energy Group was lucky enough to not only exhibit at the two day event, but Emily Rice and Les Wilson both presented during the breakout sessions.  We exhibited to customers our involvement […]

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