Your Cell Phone is More Harmful than a Smart Meter

Smart meters could be one of the most controversial pieces of equipment in the energy industry to date.  Are they violating my privacy?  Do they emit dangerous radio frequencies?  Is...

Energy Poverty: A Condemnation of Innocence

Energy poverty is a shame. There are over 1.3 billion people worldwide who currently have zero electricity. More than 3 billion cook with dirty fuels such as wood, dung, coal,...

Ever Built Solar Panels in Haiti? This Woman Has

More than 60 children at the Zamni Beni Orphanage in Haiti now have stable electricity thanks to NRG’s solar project. We previously reported the second phase of the project nearing...

Guide to choosing a demand response provider

If you’re new to demand response (DR), you may be wondering where to start when thinking about which program you’ll choose to participate in, your reduction strategy for event days...

Top female voices in the industry

At YourEnergyBlog, we strongly believe in active participation in industry conversations. After our last Google Hangout with Energy Collective and some other big names in energy, one of our very...

The number one reason to appreciate demand response

Today, we’re taking the time to appreciate the work that thousands of participants in our PowerPay Demand Response Programs are doing. Call it a “feel-good-Friday”, I think it’s a sentiment…