Posts Tagged “New York electricity”


Green Urban Efforts Series Part 6 – New York City, NY

Welcome to our Green Urban Efforts Series! With each installment, we'll showcase how major cities in our service area can help you go green. If you live in or near these locales, we encourage you to take advantage of the opportunities provided. And if you live outside thes [...]

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The US Natural Gas Outlook for 2014-2015 Winter

Natural gas as a generator fuel dominates four of seven areas in the United States. Texas and the Western States rely on natural gas for more than 50%. Florida uses nearly 70%. And over 95% of the fuel consumed in the Northeastern states (including New York) for generating e [...]

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Coal Pricing Update for Spring 2014

At first glance, American coal seems to have had a bad year. Falling production from loss of investment, lack of interest in federal land leases, and low profitability — all point to coal sluggishly waning as an electric generation fuel stock. The reason: coal may be cheap [...]

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Coal Pricing Update for Summer 2013

"Coal is King," as the saying goes, and it's especially true when it comes to electricity generation, because it's been the cheapest source for so long. But old King Coal's crown is becoming more and more tenuous as other technologies revolutionize the energy sector. The chi [...]

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Natural Gas Pricing Update for Summer 2013

Apart from supplying natural gas liquids to the manufacturing industry and fuel for heat in the winter, natural gas continues to be used as a fuel stock to replace coal in newer power generating plants. Because it can't be stockpiled like coal at power plants and is supplied [...]

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Keep Your Home Cool This Summer with these 7 Tips

Yup - Summer has arrived, and with that comes higher temperatures, higher usage, and higher electricity bills. But much like our energy-saving post from last week, there are several ways that you can keep your home cool in the summer. Some of these tips might be a bit mo [...]

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“The Wind Bloweth where it Listeth”: The Past, Present, and Future of the US Wind Energy Industry (Part 3)

Depending on who you talk to about wind energy and how it powers the electric grid, there’s bound to be… well, some spin. Much of the discussion centers the reliability of wind energy in terms of how it meets base load compared to the zero fuel cost and extremely low car [...]

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“The Wind Bloweth where it Listeth”: The Past, Present, and Future of the US Wind Energy Industry (Part 2)

Depending on who you talk to about wind energy and how it powers the electric grid, there's bound to be… well, some spin. Much of the discussion centers the reliability of wind energy in terms of how it meets base load compared to the zero fuel cost and extremely low carbo [...]

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7 Helpful Tips for your Home and Business during National Electrical Safety Month

It's May, which means that it's National Electrical Safety Month, a month designed to promote electrical safety in the workplace, home and elsewhere. This event is spearheaded by the Electrical Safety Foundation International, (ESFI) a non-profit that's dedicate [...]

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“The Wind Bloweth where it Listeth:” The Past, Present, and Future of the US Wind Energy Industry (Part 1)

Depending on who you talk to about wind energy and how it powers the electric grid, there's bound to be… well, some spin. Much of the discussion centers the reliability of wind energy in terms how it meets base load compared the zero fuel cost and extremely low carbon emis [...]

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