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When researching energy management - or choosing the right partner - there is a lot to take in. Methodology, approach, service, tools, and efficiency are all factors. Our resource hub makes it simple to find the information you need to make smarter business decisions.

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Reverse Auctions for Energy Empower Healthcare Buyers

In The News | March 24, 2014 at 1:40 pm

Source: MyPurchasingCenter.com

New Solar Charges Expected to Hit Massachusetts Electricity Users This Spring: What You Need to Know about SREC-II

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Blog | Janet Loop | March 20, 2014 at 5:36 pm

Why the increase?  The Commonwealth of MA SREC Program (also known as the RPS Solar Carve-Out) is a market-based incentive that Governor Patrick is implementing to encourage residential, commercial, public, and non-profit entities to source 1600 MW of energy from solar power by 2020. While this is terrific news for solar developers and those capable […]

Navigant and World Energy Solutions Team Up to Deliver Energy-Cost Savings to Large Commercial, Industrial and Institutional Customers

In The News, Press Releases | March 18, 2014 at 8:00 am

New Relationship Provides Benefits of World Energy’s Auction Platform to Navigant Clients    Chicago, IL and Worcester, MA – March 18, 2014 – Today, Navigant (NYSE: NCI), a specialized, global expert services firm, and World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leader in energy management services, announced a new agreement that will make supply-side services, […]

Understanding Your Energy Bill

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Blog | Janet Loop | March 12, 2014 at 3:11 pm

One of the most common requests customers make of us is to explain the various line items/charges on their energy bills. While energy commodity costs have been on the rise this winter, so too have other “ancillary” charges. Market Director Janet Loop takes a closer look.

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World Energy Solutions Supports 23rd RGGI CO2 Allowance Auction

In The News, Press Releases | March 11, 2014 at 8:00 am

Worcester, MA – March 11, 2014 – World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it successfully supported  the 23rd quarterly auction of carbon dioxide (CO2) allowances administered by Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, Inc. (RGGI, Inc.) on March 5, 2014. According to RGGI, Inc., 23,491,350 CO2 allowances were sold […]

Maximizing Bid Day Outcomes for Utilities: A Closer Look at World Energy’s Wholesale Business

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Blog | Lorraine Alexander | March 6, 2014 at 8:30 am

This week we announced great auction results for Rockland Electric Company (RECO), and that got me thinking about how our Wholesale business has changed and the variety of ways we help our utility clients.  In general, we use our technology, including our online auction platform, the World Energy Exchange®, to deliver energy procurement and forward-sales […]

World Energy’s Auction Platform Helps Rockland Electric Company Secure Significant Savings for Full Service Customers

In The News, Press Releases | March 4, 2014 at 8:00 am

Transparency, Competitive Dynamics of Auction, Drive Auction Price Substantially Below Market Rates New York, NY and Worcester, MA – March 4, 2014 – World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced it successfully ran a competitive auction on behalf of Rockland Electric Company (RECO). Exceeding expectations, the auction yielded hundreds […]

What Does $5 Natural Gas Mean?

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Blog | Andrew Thomas | February 20, 2014 at 8:30 am

If you are coming off a two-year energy contract and fondly remember natural gas prices in “the $2s,” be prepared to do a double take. Natural gas has crossed the $5 per Dth threshold. The truth is $5 natural gas means a lot – in the context of a market where the prompt-month contract had been […]

What’s Behind Rising Energy Costs in New England This Winter?

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Blog | Janet Loop | February 13, 2014 at 12:05 pm

Energy prices in New England have spiked dramatically this winter for myriad reasons. In this video, World Energy Market Director Janet Loop, a 27-year veteran of the energy industry, puts all the pieces together, offering not only reasons for the increase, but practical ways businesses can address the situation, reprising her recent blog on this costly matter.

PJM’s Commitment to Reliability (and Its Impact on Your Energy Costs)

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Blog | Vitana Melesiute | February 12, 2014 at 8:30 am

It’s been more than 10 years since the great Northeast Blackout of 2003 knocked out power to more than 50 million people throughout parts of the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and Canada. For those who don’t remember, it was, at the time, the second most widespread blackout in history (only behind the 1999 Southern […]