Cyberattacks on energy infrastructure
May 17, 2021
John Dirkman
Working to Protect Our Energy Infrastructure Nexant (now part of Resource Innovations) was recently in the news as part of a consortium of government agencies, universities, organizations, and...
Diversity, equity, equality, inclusion, board member, StepUp
Apr 29, 2021
Lynn Belken
Leila Sepahi
There has been a lot of talk about gender equality, inclusion, and diversity in the last few years---both in society in general, and within industries and organizations. It is an ongoing challenge in...
The Grid in Arts & Culture: Electric Art
Apr 26, 2021
Katy McSurdy
Electricity is mystifying. It is ubiquitous, dangerous, life-saving, and a great majority of end users don’t understand how it is transmitted and distributed in the grid. It’s also ingrained in pop...
Take Action on April 22 -- Together We Can Restore the Earth
Apr 19, 2021
Lynn Belken
Our Planet’s Special Day Earth Day has been celebrated on April 22 every year since 1970. It is the day where people around the world are taking steps to clean up the environment, conserve energy,...
Nexant Expert Adam Perry Joins PT Faculty at Lane Community College
Apr 12, 2021
Lynn Belken
Sometimes life comes full circle---we return to where we once came. When Adam Perry graduated from Lane Community College (Eugene, OR) in 2003, he was the student. Now in 2021, he returns as the...
Midwest Energy Solutions Conference Scholarship Recipients
Apr 5, 2021
By Anna Connelly, Senior Membership Associate at the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) This is a guest blog by MEEA, which was originally posted on their website . For the second year, MEEA...
 Introduce a girl to Engineering Day
Mar 23, 2021
Megan Anderson
“Failure is central to engineering. Every single calculation that an engineer makes is a failure calculation. Successful engineering is all about understanding how things break or fail.” Henry...
COVID-19 Innovations
Mar 10, 2021
Greg Stiles
Katy McSurdy
Brad Pierce
When the pandemic began a little over a year ago, we made quick decisions to ensure the safety of our client’s customers as well as our networks of Trade Allies and Service Providers that we manage...
Black History Month, African Americans, Black History, This Day In History
Feb 25, 2021
Lynn Belken
Since 1976, every U.S. President has designated February as Black History Month. It is a time for Americans to reflect on the significant roles that African-American men and women have played in...
Energy Engineer
Feb 23, 2021
Rajesh Raghavan
Starting a new role with a company is always an exciting and challenging opportunity. Starting one at the onset of a pandemic provides a unique set of challenges – getting on-boarded effectively,...