Mike Brady: The Energy Efficiency Genius

From the Blog Mike Brady: The Energy Efficiency Genius 12 MARCH, 2019 I love the Brady Bunch and have many episodes committed to memory, but it was only recently after trying to explain to my kids how much energy we use in the house, that I truly understood his...
What Pink Floyd Taught Me About Renewables and Energy Efficiency

What Pink Floyd Taught Me About Renewables and Energy Efficiency

From the Blog What Pink Floyd Taught Me About Renewables and Energy Efficiency 4 JANUARY, 2019 I was at an energy conference in 2015, and a speaker, whose name I have long forgotten, uttered a comment that has stuck with me to this day. It was one of those comments...
Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

From the Blog Why I Voted “NO” on Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 27 APRIL, 2017 Last week the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC), on a vote of 4-1, promulgated an order stating that electric vehicle charging stations (EVCS) will not be regulated in the state...
Range Anxiety: Will You Make it in Time?

Range Anxiety: Will You Make it in Time?

From the Blog Range Anxiety: Will You Make it in Time? 30 MARCH, 2017 Imagine you just ate buffalo chicken wings for an appetizer, a main course of day old crab cakes and broccoli, along with a bowl of 5 alarm chili with extra beans. You washed it down with an...
On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency Improvements 15 MARCH, 2016 Although there is a strong business case for using energy-efficient technology, a significant barrier to its adoption is the initial cost of new appliances, HVAC systems, furnaces, insulation,...