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Efficiency Programs Are Pricey for Illinois Industrial Companies

Guess who gets zapped by Springfield’s latest energy-efficiency plan Crain’s Chicago Business, November 5, 2016 Who knew cutting electricity usage could cost so much? The state’s large industrial and manufacturing companies would see significant increases in their electric bills to help bankroll a dramatic expansion of energy-efficiency programs run by Commonwealth Edison and downstate utility […]

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Is a Poor Energy Efficiency Program Better Than No Program at All?

A Zondits Opinion by Gita Subramony, May 18, 2015. Image credit: Cooper0 Last year, Indiana’s state legislature voted to eliminate their energy efficiency program (Energizing Indiana). Governor Mike Pence allowed the bill to pass but promised to revisit energy efficiency in this year’s legislative session. The Indiana legislature has now rolled out a new energy […]

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Stop the Mutiny – Engage Industrials & Gain Their Support for Efficiency Programs

Stop the Mutiny – Engage Industrials & Gain Their Support for Efficiency Programs Brian McCowan Presented at AESP 25th National Conference, February 11, 2015 Large industrial and commercial customers use significant amounts of energy and any strategy to improve energy efficiency is deficient without them. Still, they have not fit easily into utility energy efficiency […]