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Nexant Expert John Dirkman Shares Energy Industry Knowledge with Northwestern University Class
Sep 10, 2020
Lynn Belken
Aristotle has been quoted as saying, “Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.” Some however, do both. And our Vice President of Product Management, John Dirkman, PE, is one of those people...
The Great Nexant Recipe Exchange
Aug 26, 2020
Katy McSurdy
Since the beginning of the pandemic, Nexant staff have banded together by sharing pictures of home offices, furry coworkers, and unique social distancing activities with their teams. Recently, we...
Mindfulness Exercise: Check-In, Tune-up, and Replenish
Aug 12, 2020
Katy McSurdy
Feeling stressed? Us too. COVID-19 and the changes it brought has many of us working hard to sustain our physical as well as mental health. As a workplace, it’s a relief that Nexant has been very...
Zero Safety Incidents
Jul 28, 2020
Katy McSurdy
Lynn Belken
Nexant is proud to share that we have gone 950 days without an OSHA recordable incident. The last recorded incident was in December of 2017. Our comprehensive Safety Program ensures that Nexant...
Infrastructure Security: Securing the Grid of the Future
Jul 13, 2020
This content authored by Erich Barlow and is adapted from its original appearance on IT Security Pro's blog . When it comes to how we live our lives in the Twenty-first Century, nothing may have an...
LEDs 101: a conversation with the experts
Jul 6, 2020
Lynn Belken
Katy McSurdy
In a recent blog about conducting your own Energy Audit (during COVID-19 stay in place orders) we shared some lighting efficiency tips and suggested consumers buy and install light-emitting diodes,...
A Technology-Enabled Approach to Improving a Longstanding Small Business Program
Jun 29, 2020
Jim Giordano
Nathan Meissner
Small businesses represent a large portion of a utility’s customer base. Nationally, small businesses spend more than $60 Billion/year on energy (Source: ENERGYSTAR ). Yet, despite the fact that...
Electrochemical Energy Storage – A Key Renewable Power Enabler
Jun 21, 2020
Adam Chan
Electrochemical Energy Storage – Major Capacity Additions Current large-scale electrochemical energy storage (EES) is based on battery technologies that are modular in design and allow for a wide...
We’re All In This Together: COVID-19 Nexant Life
Jun 15, 2020
Lynn Belken
The past months have proven that the coronavirus stay-at-home orders haven’t canceled our spirit of fun at Nexant. From Trivia Night to Pie Deliveries to Fitness Bingo, we have found many ways to...
covid-19 energy efficiency programs
Jun 12, 2020
Greg Stiles
Coronavirus has had some major impacts in the energy efficiency industry. The infographic below shows some of what we have seen in our work at Nexant. For more information, please visit our COVID-19...