Entries by Je'well Pearson

All season energy efficiency solutions

As beautiful as Michigan’s seasons are, they can also bring sweltering hot, or freezing cold, temperatures along with them.  True Michiganders understand the importance of having a fully-functional heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system to manage these extremes. For many businesses, over 25 percent of the energy consumed is used for heating and air-conditioning, […]

Increase savings with proper heating and cooling maintenance

Living in Michigan means experiencing four seasons, sometimes even in the same day. These types of temperature variations can lead to rapid changes in energy costs, especially for businesses whose heating and cooling accounts for about 50 percent of their energy consumption. In order to maintain energy efficiency, businesses should assure their boiler or furnace […]

DTE Energy earns outstanding achievement in customer engagement for deaf community outreach

DTE Energy, Michigan’s largest energy company, was awarded outstanding achievement in customer engagement for deaf community outreach by the Association of Energy Services Professionals (AESP). The Association of Energy Service Professionals award recognizes creative thinking, new approaches and problem-solving in the energy efficiency industry. DTE is the first energy company in the nation to drive […]

Top reasons why your business should be using LED lights

Almost any business—big or small—looking to attract attention or convey that it is open for business can benefit from an “open” sign in the storefront window. Historically, neon signs have been the most popular versions, but these days, signs using light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are a great energy-saving, cost-effective alternative that requires no compromise. In fact, […]

Beat the winter blues

At this point in winter, the holiday glow is gone and now you’re probably hibernating wishing the cold weather would do the same.  But you can take advantage of this time inside by doing some simple things around the house to save money on your energy bill – without sacrificing your comfort. No Cost Open […]

Make energy efficiency your New Year’s resolution

The start of the new year is the perfect time to make a commitment to save energy and money. Make the resolution to be energy efficient in 2018.  To help you get started on your journey we have put together 20 ways to save for the year. Spring – Add energy savings to your spring […]

Top New Year’s resolutions for your business

The holidays are over and the new year has begun. In 2018, you might want to lose weight, volunteer more, travel somewhere new, or save money to make a big purchase, but what about professional resolutions specifically geared toward your business? Now is the perfect time to make commitments that will benefit your company, such […]

12 days of energy efficiency

‘Tis the season of giving and perhaps no song celebrates that better than the Christmas classic: “The 12 Days of Christmas.” So, we thought it would be fun to gift you with 12 Days of Energy Efficiency tips to stay warm and save this holiday season: Day 1 of Energy Efficiency:  Install a programmable thermostat […]