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Leveraging Demand Response Without Impacting Critical Operations

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Posted January 27, 2020 | By atinjum

engineers using building management system 

For most facilities managers, a primary objective of day-to-day work is to ensure operations run smoothly and productively. For some organizations, even a few seconds of an outage, downtime, or interruption to power can have serious consequences, from threat to human life to lost product and decreased revenue. But many facilities managers know they could leverage energy as more than an overhead cost – and some are successfully turning it into a net new revenue stream.


Find Opportunity in PJM's New Demand Response Program

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Posted October 18, 2019 | By atinjum

Power Lines

The PJM Demand Response market will change to a new, single model for the 2020/2021 season. This new structure, Capacity Performance, will replace the previous options within PJM and will expect year-round commitments as opposed to the four-month, “Summer Only” structure that was previously in place. Learn more on today's blog about how this came to be and how you can find opportunity through your Demand Response participation. 


ERCOT Prices Spiked to Historic Levels – And It Can Happen Again

Wind turbines and power distribution lines in Texas
Posted August 15, 2019 | By atinjum

The sun sets behind wind power generators in Texas 

Texas energy consumers were hit hard on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, when high electricity demand, low supply and depleted reserve margins caused power prices across the state to spike to the $9,000 per megawatt-hour price cap. And power customers aren’t in the clear from future hot days creating unfavorable market conditions. To see the big picture, you need to understand the nuances of the Texas energy market.


What Data Centers Need From an Energy Strategy

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Posted July 8, 2019 | By atinjum

Data center employees analyzing energy usage

As data and energy usage grows, it is paramount for data centers to have a well-defined and executable energy management strategy.


Summer Energy Outlook

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Be ready for warmer weather. See what weather is trending for summer months and find out how this might impact energy prices

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Cheap Electricity But High Bills?


Wholesale power prices have dropped between 25-40% of the past 5 years. But the average price consumers pay for electricity has increased by 8% over the same time. Download this free report to learn why.

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