3 Takeaways from CS Week 39

CS Week 39 in Charlotte, NC was a great time. Take a look inside our notebook to see what the industry is talking about. Here are some notes we took on the latest industry happenings:   Customer engagement is not just a trend in the industry, but the new industry norm. Utility customers expect more than…

Take Me Out to the Energy-Efficient Ballgame

It’s finally starting to feel like spring. The skis are going back in storage and we’re saying our annual goodbye to our flannel pajamas. And most importantly, the warm weather stretch means baseball is coming. While you might not think a company that is working to educate the world on energy efficiency would be excited…

Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About

The ongoing conversation around utility rates seems as synonymous as the weather — or comparing scars — there always seems to be a “one-up” theme. “How much was your energy bill last month? Ours was $150 and we keep the thermostat at 68 degrees.” “Well, ours was $200 and we didn’t even turn it on.”…

Pick Your Pot o’ Gold

Here at Simple Energy any “green” themed holiday is another way to celebrate energy efficiency.  Grab your favorite locally brewed green beer this St. Patrick’s Day, and let’s party! Planting a new tree or two not only helps combat climate change, but also cleans the air. A well-planned landscape can reduce an unshaded home’s summer A/C…

Milton Hydro Is Partnering With Simple Energy To Drive Energy Conservation Through Community Engagement

Boulder, CO (July 14, 2014) – Milton Hydro, in partnership with Simple Energy, will deliver a social benchmarking program to residential customers in Milton, Ont., beginning later this July. Funded by the Ontario Power Authority’s Conservation Fund, the Milton Community Energy Challenge will demonstrate how a community engagement program can deliver behaviour-based energy conservation. Customers…

Delmarva Power and Simple Energy Challenge Customers to Save Energy for Schools

Delmarva Power recently launched the Delmarva Energy Challenge, a pilot program, to 56,000 eligible residential customers in Wilmington, DE.  The Energy Challenge is an energy saving game that gives customers a fun way to compete with their friends and neighbors to save energy and win prizes for themselves as well as their favorite Wilmington, Delaware,…