5 Things to Know Before a Demand Response Event

Deep within the suffering (and snow) of another Buffalo, NY winter, one cannot possibly be blamed for yearning for the warmth of the upcoming summer.  The chance to settle into…

There’s SWIFT Weatherization on the Horizon

It’s safe to say that everybody uses a steady influx of energy these days.  We all use electricity on an hourly (for many, even by-the-minute) basis to make our coffee,…

Residential Demand Response

By working at Energy Curtailment Specialists, the country’s largest privately-owned demand response (DR) provider, it’s pretty common knowledge that our industry continues to strengthen.  Year-after-year we have seen continued growth;…

The First Steps Toward US Energy Independence

“Five years ago, if I or anyone had predicted today’s production growth, people would have thought we were crazy,” says Jim Burkhard, head of oil markets research at IHS CERA,…