Insights

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April 15, 2013

For the second year in a row, Target Rock put together a Sustainable Utility Leaders Index (SULI), which is a stock index that helps guide sustainable and socially responsible investment decisions. Twenty-four utilities made the cut out of 150 publicly traded U.S.-based utilities that were scored.

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April 8, 2013

As the world waits to see what happens with North Korea this week, I began to wonder about the security of the power system around the world.

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April 2, 2013

Commercial building technologies have come a long way, and they will only continue to improve, providing some significant savings to commercial and industrial business owners who implement the new technologies.

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March 26, 2013

Legislation appears to be a big driver behind the use of renewables. When will that trend end?

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March 18, 2013

Three recent reports only confirm what many people believe: the world is experiencing a growth in green construction and renovations as well as a growth in reliance on renewable energy generation.

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March 12, 2013

Health clubs use more energy than many people think, but a growing number of club operators are turning to energy audits and green equipment to make their commercial businesses more energy efficient.

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March 4, 2013

To those people who have been in the industry for 12 years, it may seem that little has changed. However, for me, it seems more has changed than you may realize.

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February 26, 2013

Best-laid plans really do go awry sometimes. I spent part of yesterday writing this week’s insights column, knowing that a winter snowstorm expected to hit the KC area would cause hazardous travel so I would likely be working from home.

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February 18, 2013

Details from last week's survey shows that readers like news coverage and details on technology advances.