New Efficiency Program Drives Consumer Energy Savings and Bolsters Product Sales with Instant Utility Rebates

New York utility, Orange & Rockland’s new behavioral energy efficiency and rewards program incentivizes customers to save energy while boosting sales in the utility’s online marketplace. The synergistic combination of My ORU Advisor and My ORU Store – both powered by Boulder-based SaaS company Simple Energy – was selected to help Orange & Rockland revolutionize…

Dog Days and Demand Response Savings

Summer’s in full swing and for most utilities across the country, so is the peak season for Demand Response events. Demand Response (DR) programs are becoming an increasingly popular tool used by utilities to mediate the strain on the energy grid caused by high demand during extreme weather conditions. For years utilities have negotiated with…

Rewards Motivate Customers to Save Big on Energy

National Grid adds rewards to its Smart Energy Solutions Program to further motivate customers to save energy. Boulder, Colo. – 23 May 2016 After realizing 2.3 million kWh in energy savings in the first year of its smart grid pilot program, Massachusetts utility National Grid has upped the ante to achieve even greater savings in 2016.…

How to Defeat Your Energy Vampires

  Take a tour of an American home and you’re bound to find the glowing eyes of vampire loads in nearly every room. Vampire loads, or the energy used by electrical appliances that are not in use, are increasingly becoming substantial energy drainers with some estimates showing their yearly cost as high as $200, or…

Central Hudson and Simple Energy Promote Energy Efficiency with New Online Store and Engagement Platform

CenHub empowers New York customers in the Mid-Hudson Valley to save energy and money through energy insights, tips, and discounted energy-efficient products. Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation launched CenHub – a digital program that lets customers take control of their energy use, utility account and energy savings in a centralized, online location. Powered by…

Top 10 Pieces of Swag from CS Week

CS Week is in full swing and Simple Energy is excited to focus on the importance of customer-centered services that are enjoyable and deliver value. Drop by our booth (#907 in the exhibition hall) to find out how Simple Energy’s customer engagement and e-commerce platforms can help position your company to become the utility of the future.…

Earth Day: A Day to Celebrate

  Earth Day is a great time to get inspired and take action toward environmental conservation, which is why we are excited about three hugely important actions that took place today: More than 175 countries committed to take action against climate change by signing the Paris Agreement on Climate Change today at the U.N. in…