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2017 Smart Grid Webinar Series

By Kristi Brodd | April 4, 2017

Advanced Energy is excited to launch the 2017 Smart Grid Webinar Series! This series is uniquely designed to provide information about smart grid technologies to leaders and decision makers in our state who may not have a technical background. We[…]

2016 Annual Report

By Kristi Brodd | March 30, 2017

Advanced Energy is excited to announce the return of our annual report. The annual report was a staple in our early years, and we think bringing it back (after more than a decade-long hiatus) is important to help document all[…]

Interview with Stewart’s Electric Motor Works, Inc.

By Kristi Brodd | March 28, 2017

We would like to congratulate our Proven Efficiency Verification (PEV) member, Stewart’s Electric Motor Works, Inc., on their recent EASA Accreditation, and thank them for their commitment to high-quality motor repair. Stewart’s has been a PEV member since 2012 and[…]

Advanced Energy Receives NVLAP Audit and Renewal

By Jonathan Susser | March 27, 2017

Motors and drives testing has been a staple of Advanced Energy for nearly 30 years. The motors and drives laboratory follows procedures that are well documented, traceable and repeatable to ensure that the work is always highly accurate. In February[…]

Lighting for Commercial and Industrial Settings

By Jonathan Susser | March 22, 2017

In commercial and industrial buildings, lighting helps create a safe and comfortable environment. It also contributes substantially to energy usage: it can exceed 20 percent of total consumption. Investing in energy efficient lighting and other lighting improvements, therefore, is a[…]

Carolinas Energy Planning for the Future

By Kristi Brodd | March 3, 2017

From 2014 to 2016, Advanced Energy worked on the Carolinas Energy Planning for the Future project with the South Carolina Energy Office, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality and UNC Charlotte’s Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC). The project[…]

Lighting Your House

By Jonathan Susser | March 2, 2017

Lighting accounts for approximately 5 to 10 percent of your household energy bill. This amount may not seem like a lot, but it can add up quickly. In recent years, energy efficient lighting has become available, but the variety of[…]

Electric Vehicle Strategies for Electric Cooperatives

By Jonathan Susser | February 21, 2017

Electric vehicles (EVs) continue to grow in popularity, and for good reason: they save money on gasoline, benefit the environment, require less maintenance and offer a quiet, smooth ride. With their reintroduction to the U.S. market just about seven years[…]