Advanced Energy Blog

How Renewable Energy Certificates and Carbon Offsets Work

By Jonathan Susser | May 15, 2023

With more organizations working to reduce their environmental and energy footprint — whether it’s to meet corporate sustainability goals, follow local regulations or promote social responsibility — interest in renewable energy certificates (RECs) and carbon offsets is growing. But what[…]

Variable Frequency Drives and Their Importance in Industry

By Ben Mosley | April 18, 2023

Electric motor-driven systems account for more than 50% of all electricity generated in the world and often represent the highest energy users in a facility. Therefore, for organizations looking to strengthen energy management or meet corporate sustainability goals, optimizing motor-related energy usage[…]

Sprinkling Energy Savings in the Garden

By Jonathan Susser | March 8, 2023

Q: One of my New Year’s resolutions was to start my own garden and take better care of my yard. What are some energy considerations to keep in mind so I don’t get caught off guard on my monthly energy[…]

Partnership with City of Raleigh Produces EV-Ready Playbook

By Jonathan Susser | January 26, 2023

Electric vehicle (EV) ownership continues to rise in North Carolina, with the state recently crossing the 50,000-vehicle mark. To accommodate and benefit from this electric-transportation surge, more homes and businesses are looking to add charging. Once viewed as an amenity,[…]