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Simple Energy Wins Denver Business Journal’s 2015 Healthiest Employer Award

By Melissa French on February 20, 2015

All those lunchtime yoga classes have paid off. The Denver Business Journal honored Simple Energy with its Healthiest Employer Award this week, highlighted by an award luncheon featuring all 20 Denver/Boulder honorees. The winners, according to the DBJ, “know a thing or two about integrating wellness into their companies’ cultures, and demonstrate it with creative […]

Fifty Shades of Grey… err, we mean green

By Kat on February 13, 2015

Christian Grey may have an impressive tie collection, billions of dollars, and one hell of a story to tell — but we’d like to challenge E.L. James’ best-seller Fifty Shades of Grey and make Grey a bit more, well, green. From the novel, to fan pages, articles and now a film plastering big screens nationwide, […]

Save Energy by Being Smarter than Your Smart Meter

By Melissa French on February 6, 2015

ICYMI: the Washington Post is in the midst of a fascinating series, Your Brain on Energy. Understanding the current state of energy consumption, and the impacts of consumer behavior, can be complicated. This series does a great job at breaking it down in ways that invoke energy consumption in a very digestible way. Check out […]

Utilities’ Shift to Customer Service is Working

By Melissa French on January 30, 2015

Do you hear that? That voice? That’s your customer. Listen to them, and it will lead to a big payback — literally. In every good relationship, communication is key. Your spouse, children, friends, co-workers and yes, even a utility company can make a good relationship great with improved communication. And to the delight of their […]

Empowering Children to Reduce Energy Consumption

By Kat on January 23, 2015

As a kid, the concept of consumption and money is completely foreign. Things are just there for you to use, be it the food that you eat, the toys you play with and the electricity that powers your nightlight. It’s why you’re usually met with blank faces when you tell children to turn off the […]

Simple Energy’s 2015 Predictions

By Cassie Holdridge on January 9, 2015

Across the utility industry, utilities are beginning to view customers as an essential business asset. As consumers educate themselves on the growing selection of energy options available to them – and as alternative energy solutions become more affordable – the utility industry has begun focusing on customer services to build greater consumer engagement and loyalty. […]

Empower the Entire Family to Save Energy

By Cassie Holdridge on December 31, 2014

Here at Simple Energy, we believe that you’re never too young to learn new energy saving tips. Whether you’re teaching your kids the importance of turning off the lights when they leave a room, setting rewards goals as a family, or purchasing a more energy-efficient refrigerator, saving energy is a mission the entire family can […]

The Monthly Mystery Bill

By Cassie Holdridge on December 22, 2014

Every month, there is one bill that I never know how much it will be. I know when it arrives, and when it’s due, but each time I open that envelope there is a surprise waiting for me (and no, its not a blue box with a white bow that says Tiffany’s on it). Think […]