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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[…]

Advanced Energy’s Affordable Housing Programs

By Jonathan Susser | February 20, 2017

For nearly two decades, Advanced Energy has been transforming the affordable housing market by organizing and contributing to affordable housing programs for new and existing construction. The goal of these programs is to ensure that every home is healthy, safe,[…]

NC GreenPower Brings Solar PV to North Carolina Schools

By Kristi Brodd | February 3, 2017

In October 2003, NC GreenPower was launched to supplement the state’s existing power supply with more green energy – that is, energy generated from renewable energy sources like the sun, wind, water and organic matter.  At its 10 year anniversary[…]