Monthly Archives: July 2016

RetroTech to attend the 5th Annual Market Transformation Conference

August 23-24, 2016 Galt House Hotel, Louisville, KY The Energy Services Coalition (ESC) is a national nonprofit organization composed of a network of experts from a wide range of organizations working together at the state and local level to increase energy efficiency and building upgrades through energy savings performance contracting. Energy savings performance contracting enables Read more…

RetroTech to attend the Energy Exchange 2016 Training and Trade Show at RI Convention Center

The Energy Exchange is an educational and networking forum for those seeking to expand their knowledge of building operations, energy management, and sustainability in the federal sector. Organized by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Federal Energy Management Program, the Energy Exchange brings together experts from different technical disciplines to share cost-effective, actionable solutions to help Read more…

Avoid Falling In Love With the Hardware and Spending Away Your Savings

These blog postings have made it very clear making a mistake in your lighting retrofit project can mean you’re losing those great savings you were expecting. There’s one area we haven’t mentioned in the past few weeks and that is retrofit lighting hardware. Hardware Options Can be Just Sizzle You may be torn between salt-resistant Read more…

Mississippi Schools Look to Save Energy

Mississippi’s Yazoo County School District has entered into an energy savings performance contract with Schneider Electric, a global energy company that has guaranteed that energy upgrades to schools will decrease cripplingly high maintenance costs. Backed by the U.S. Department of Energy, the partnership is projected to result in $2.5 million in savings over 20 years. (The Hechinger Report)