The 2019 AEE Energy Conference East will be held at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston on March 20 and 21. Tom will be presenting on electric motors and how they work, when they don’t and how to make them operate more efficiently.
Tom will be presenting a case study covering a recent energy efficiency project. An SES customer needed to build a new industrial headquarters and plant. Due to their past work with SES and seeing the financial benefits of operating an energy efficient operation, they decided they wanted the new building to be very energy efficient. Tom’s presentation […]
A compressed air system audit can show the actual cost of compressed air and identify simple ways to cut energy costs. Compressed air is a facility’s most expensive utility. By comparison, if a simple machine used 5 HP for 10 minutes to lift an object and the power could be provided by either electricity, natural […]
I’m honored and excited to have been selected as a speaker at this year’s conference, which will be held on February 20-21 at the Renaissance Hotel in Columbus, OH. This year I will be presenting a case study that covers our ASHRAE Level 2 Energy Audit at a grocery store. A few of the things we will […]
Tom’s presentation will cover SES’ work with an Ohio grocer who embraced sustainable business practices and wanted his independent store to be the most energy efficient store in the state. His presentation will cover lighting, refrigeration, HVAC, motors and pumps, controls, cooking and the building envelope.
The Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Program from FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities has been reinstated. This program, which is effective January 1, 2017 is good for existing and new construction. We are an approved FirstEnergy Trade Ally and can provide expertise on all aspects of the rebate program. If you have a project ready for submittal, or need […]
As reported in energychoicematters.com, NOPEC (Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council) has selected NextEra Energy Services Ohio, LLC (NESO) as their electricity supplier. The NOPEC municipal aggregation program currently serves almost 500,000 customers in 13 northern Ohio counties served by FirstEnergy’s Ohio utility companies; Ohio Edison, The Illuminating Company and Toledo Edison. NESO will begin supplying power on […]
FES won’t be supplying power to NOPEC customers after December 31, 2016. The split has turned into a legal battle being fought in a Summit County courtroom. At the heart of the dispute: whether or not NOPEC is allowed to cash a multi-million dollar check from a line of credit setup in 2010 as one of NOPEC’s conditions for entering into […]
The partnership between FirstEnergy Solutions and NOPEC (Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council) has ended in a fight over payments FES promised to NOPEC, a non-profit consortium of local governments and pro-consumer organizations. The Plain Dealer’s John Funk wrote an article on October 31, 2016 summarizing the current situation along with each party’s position. The case is currently before Summit […]
I’m excited to be speaking at this amazing annual event that bring’s together so many energy professionals from around the world to explore and discuss the most pressing issues in energy in the world today. Energy policy, advanced technology and best practices are all shared during sessions, workshops and exhibits. My topic will be motors […]