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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...
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...
Nexant’s List of Top Energy-related Learning Resources for Kids
May 4, 2020
Katy McSurdy
Lynn Belken
It seems like everyone is trying to find ways to keep kids busy while we are following social distancing and stay at home orders during the COVID-19 pandemic. There are many sites out there offering...
Grid Operations and Resilience
Apr 26, 2020
Roger Treinen
Herminio Pinto
Sundar Venkataraman
The system operators who run the control centers in electric utilities are responsible for managing the security of the power system and coordinating the electricity supply to meet the demand. These...
The Quest for Energy Efficiency in Controlled Environment Agriculture
Apr 20, 2020
Jim Giordano
During the last week of February, before the Coronavirus pandemic had hit full stride, and before business travel and large group gatherings had come to a halt, I had the opportunity to attend the...
MIchael Sullivan Leadership
Apr 16, 2020
This blog post was originally published on LinkedIn and was adapted from the final paper for my leadership course in the Executive MBA program at The Wharton School. Dr. Michael Sullivan is an...