Archive for the ‘Energy demystified’ Category

High heat this week 1

Jul 20

High heat in the Northeast is here and should be here for much of the week High heat is expected today and throughout the rest of the week. For example, today, July 20, Con Edison  declared an emergency activation of its Distribution Load Relief Program (DRLP) today, Monday July 20, 2020 from 4:00PM to 10:00PM. […]

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Energy Consumption and Costs: Covid-19.. a work in progress 1

Jun 25

Energy consumption and costs: Covid-19.. a work in progress Customers are curious about what happened with their energy consumption and costs during Covid-19. It is tempting to simply make assumptions about what likely resulted at customer sites during the pandemic. The details are revealing and may surprise you. Of course, the customer profile and type […]

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Dynamo Energy Hub Event: The Customer to Grid Nexus: How Do Utilities and Customers Project Energy Usage After COVID? 1

Jun 2

Title: Dynamo Energy Hub Event The Customer to Grid Nexus: How Do Utilities and Customers Project Energy Usage After COVID? Location: Virtual Link out: Register Here Description: In the power markets, customers are active participants but traditionally have little insight or no access to their energy usage data and market information. Innovative solutions by The Megawatt […]

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Building Emissions: NYC’s LL-97 Measuring Exposure, Step Two 1

May 5

Building Emissions: NYC’s LL-97 Measuring Exposure, Step Two HOW TO CALCULATE YOUR EXPOSURE TO LL97 In the past few months we have had many questions from customers and colleagues about NYC’s Buildings Emissions Law (LL97). In keeping with our commitment to transparency, we have created a series of articles that shed light on the law. […]

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“Baseload” energy demand at home 1

May 5

What constitutes base load energy demand? One residential perspective. What does residential base load energy demand look like? My family and I have been living outside of New York City (in the Catskills) since March 13. Con Edison installed an interval meter for our 950 square foot apartment in February. I thought it would be […]

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MWh Office Hours 1

May 4

Title: MWh Office Hours Location: Virtual To join: Click this link to join The Megawatt <Office> Hours Description: Join The Megawatt Hour for informal questions and answers regarding your energy usage, costs and requirements. We will be focusing this week on ways that customers can lower their costs over the next 6, 9 and 12 […]

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Energy – Covid-19: what you need to know 1

Apr 22

Energy – Covid 19: what you need to know Energy – covid 19, what do you need to know? If customers and consultants do nothing else (other than the vital job of keeping the lights on), make sure you are aware of these issues. 1. Energy usage and Covid 19: Be aware of the impact […]

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Practical energy management from R&D to operations: Energy Decision Maker Frank Porretto 1

Apr 2

Practical energy management from R&D to operations: Energy Decision Maker Frank Porretto The Megawatt Hour Interview Series: Energy Decision Makers: Frank Porretto Frank Porretto, Director Energy Management Northwell Health April 2, 2020 Energy decision maker Frank Porretto’s experience in the energy industry spans the supply chain from R&D to cost management. Today, he is in the […]

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There really is good news in energy right now 1

Mar 4

Here is a copy of the Megawatt Hour’s recent update. March 3, 2020 Dear Colleague,  We realize that it is difficult to find good news out there right now. From fears about a global economic downturn, the coronavirus, the visible impacts of climate change, divisiveness around the world, it is easy to feel a bit […]

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Building Emissions: A Step-by-Step Guide to NYC’s Law (LL 97)- Step one 1

Feb 21

A Step-by-Step Guide to NYC’s Buildings Emissions Law (LL 97) In the past few months, we have had many questions from customers and colleagues about NYC’s Buildings Emissions Law (LL97). In keeping with our commitment to transparency, we have created a series of articles that are meant to shed light on the law: what does […]

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