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Rewards Motivate Customers to Save Big on Energy

By Mallory Combs on May 24, 2016

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

By Mallory Combs on May 10, 2016

  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

By Mallory Combs on April 27, 2016

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

By Mallory Combs on

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

By Simon Montgomery on April 22, 2016

  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 […]

Orange & Rockland Expands Online Marketplace: Instant rebates now available on a variety of energy-efficient products

By Mallory Combs on April 4, 2016

Orange & Rockland (O&R), and its digital marketing partner, Simple Energy, introduced to O&R’s online store a new product line designed to make saving energy and money both easy and affordable. The O&R and Simple Energy partnership is part of a pilot program O&R has conceived to more closely align its energy-efficiency efforts with the […]

Xcel Energy launches online store to Minnesota customers

By Simon Montgomery on November 5, 2015

We are excited for our Utility partner Xcel Energy! After seeing great success with their online store, XcelEnergyStore.com, for their Colorado residential customers, Xcel Energy has made the store available to its Minnesota customers to save energy and money. The online store offers Minnesota residents a $50 instant rebate and free shipping on smart thermostats […]

Exceeding Goals at Low-Cost with an Energy Marketplace

By Yoav Lurie on October 27, 2015

Multiple changes are happening across Ontario’s energy sector. With the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) and the Conservation First Framework providing new solutions for local distribution companies (LDC) to achieve their goals, selecting the right business model for you can be challenging. Ontario’s energy sector has undergone a tremendous amount of innovation over the last […]