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Four Keys to Growing Clean Tech Jobs and Your Economy

The best kept secret in America is that clean tech is a mega job creator. America has approximately 563,000 electric utility work associates. California alone has created over 500,000 “advanced energy” jobs. Nationally there are over 800,000 people employed in … Continue reading

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Will California TOU Pricing Create A Consumer Revolt or Technology Revolution

California is embarking on a disruptive strategy for growing consumer adoption of smart/clean electricity technologies. Starting in 2019 the state’s three investor owned utilities, serving 80% of the state’s electricity customers, will launch Time Of Use (TOU) pricing for residential … Continue reading

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CSR Wins Customers And Sells Products

Just released surveys point to exploding consumer interest in buying healthy, green products. The even better news for businesses is that 66% of surveyed consumers say they will pay more for products and services that come from companies who are … Continue reading

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Economists Ask If Energy Efficiency Is A Good Investment

As if we economists do not stir up enough trouble by pontificating on national monetary policy we have now hit the hornet nest on energy efficiency. Recent economic analysis points to energy efficiency investments delivering as little as half their … Continue reading

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Five Ways To Lower Your Business Electric Bills

Electric bills are going higher. Your business must act now because the utilities in over a dozen states are projecting 5-15% annual electricity price increases. Only five states have utilities that do not project higher prices in the coming year. … Continue reading

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California Climate Tax Reduces Electric Bills!

Have you ever broken out into a smile from opening your electric bill? I just did when I opened this month’s bill and saw I owed $4.91. At first I though there must have been a mistake. But after much … Continue reading

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Breakthrough: GUARANTEED lower electric bills

Guaranteed lower electric bills enabled by innovations in the financing and insuring of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects will soon be transforming the commercial real estate industry. These innovations enable zero down financing. Project payments are tied to measured … Continue reading

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