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Advanced Energy Attending IETC 2017

By Jonathan Susser | May 24, 2017

The industrial sector consumes approximately one-third of the energy used in the United States, but much of that energy – about half – is lost or wasted due to inefficient systems and end use. To promote energy efficiency and management[…]

Advanced Energy’s North Carolina Impact

By Kristi Brodd |

As you flip through the annual reports of Advanced Energy’s early years, it is wonderful to be reminded of all of the efforts that have taken place to use energy efficiently in North Carolina. Back in 1983 we worked with[…]

NC GreenPower Announces 2017 Solar Schools Grant Awardees

By Kristi Brodd | May 12, 2017

MEDIA ALERT CONTACT:   Katie Lebrato, Marketing Communications Director,, 919-857-9026 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Download as pdf) May 12, 2017 RALEIGH, NC –  NC GreenPower launched a pilot program on April 1, 2015 to provide matching grants for the installation of[…]

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[…]

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[…]

John Tooley Retirement Announcement

By Kristi Brodd | January 18, 2017

It is with mixed emotions and sincere gratitude that we announce the retirement of John Tooley, senior building science consultant for Advanced Energy. Tooley will continue to provide guidance and assistance on select Advanced Energy projects, but will be spending[…]