Authored by: Jason Parker Just the other day, one of our national clients asked me, ‘Why have our rates in the Northeast and Midwest increased so much recently?’ I immediately pointed out that states like Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts (ISO-NE), Ohio, Illinois (ComEd) and Maryland are all part of the PJM RTO (Regional Transmission Organization), […]
How efficiently are you consuming electricity? If you know your power factor, you would have a good idea of how efficiently you are receiving your power. Power factor is calculated as a ratio; an ideal power factor would sit at 1 or 100%. To determine power factor, the ratio between kW (actual load) and kVA […]
David Booty contributed a blog post to TEPA explaining some of the risk in buying electricity in competitive markets. Check it out!
Everyone likes saving money. Capturing instant savings is a prompt reward for your efforts of locking in a lower electricity rate. However, is the contract you are signing going to eventually cost you thousands more than if you simply pay a little bit more per KWh? While finding an ideal price is important, you also […]