Better Lighting Leads to Better Living (and it saves money, too!)

“As a nonprofit, there’s never enough money to go around.” These very true words were spoken by Duane Feser, Director of Environmental Services for the Sleepy Eye Care Center. It’s a struggle that many NPOs, especially small ones, are very familiar with. Cutting costs is often about survival, and the Sleepy Eye Care Center was […]

Energy Insight, Inc., to Celebrate Energy Efficiency Day 2020

Fifth annual national event urging everyone to “Save Money. Cut Pollution. Create Jobs.” In recognition of the 5th annual national Energy Efficiency Day (#EEDay2020) on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, Energy Insight, Inc., is joining regional and national organizations, businesses, utilities, universities, and individuals in promoting energy efficiency – the cheapest, quickest way to meet our energy needs, cut […]

Letter to Editor: Energy Efficiency Industry Will Rebound

LETTER TO THE EDITOR- Posted by Duluth News Tribune, July 10, 2020 Reader’s View: Energy Efficiency Industry Will Rebound, by Matt Haley of Chanhassen, Minn. It can be hard to find good news these days. The recent Clean Jobs Midwest report released by Clean Energy Economy Minnesota shared that more than 8,590 energy efficiency workers […]

Energy Analyst Cassie Theisen Named to Duluth Energy Plan Commission

Energy Insight will have a seat at the table as the City of Duluth works to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. Cassie Theisen, an energy analyst at Energy Insight since 2017, recently was named to the Duluth Energy Plan Commission. Its purpose is to advise the administration and city council on ways to meet […]

Industrial Clients Save Energy, Reduce Emissions, and Lower Costs

A new report released by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) confirms what Energy Insight, Inc., has known for years—energy efficiency is the starting point for curbing industrial carbon emissions. Transforming Industry: Paths to Industrial Decarbonization in the United States is part of ACEEE’s Industrial Decarbonization Initiative, an ongoing effort to mobilize […]

Virtual Energy Audits Deliver Real Savings

Virtually every aspect of life has changed in some way due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. That certainly is true in the energy efficiency industry, where companies like Energy Insight, Inc., are transforming the ways in which professional energy engineers and analysts work and deliver services. One clear example is the growing trend of virtual […]

Minnesota Cities Expand Requirements for Energy Benchmarking

If you own or manage a large apartment building, condominium complex, or other qualifying multi-family residential facility in Minneapolis, a deadline is looming. You have until June 1, 2020, to benchmark its energy consumption and report that information to the city—something you now will be required to do on annual basis. The new rule impacts […]

Red Frog Beach Earns Green Globe Certification for Third Year!

Red Frog Beach Island Resort in Bocas Del Tora, Panama, is a place of rare beauty, with upscale villas, pristine beaches, and breathtaking natural surroundings. It also is among the world’s most sustainable “green” resorts—a position recently confirmed on an international scale. In February 2020, Red Frog Beach once again met the stringent requirements for […]

“INNOVATE® Minnesota” Features Energy Insight, Inc.

Energy Insight, Inc., is proud to be featured in INNOVATE® Minnesota, a book being released this spring that highlights the top people and organizations driving Minnesota’s innovation economy. The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) partnered with Global Village USA to develop and publish the book. It includes more than 300 tech-enabled, custom-designed pages that take readers […]

CUSTOMER PROFILE: Central Municipal Power Community Services (CMPCS)

The Milk Specialties whey processing plant in Mountain Lake, Minn., operates around the clock, producing around 800,000 pounds of dairy protein each week for use in sports nutrition and functional food applications. Production has surged in the past decade with growing global demand for dairy protein products. To succeed in this highly competitive field, Milk […]