Consumers Energy has a new program that might encourage households to change their habits through summer. Michigan, your energy bill just up. Continue reading “Consumers Energy Brings Load-Shedding Home”
Finally. Around the country, US cannabis companies breathed a sigh of relief last week. Regardless of their political leanings on other issues, the results of the Georgia Senate run-offs contests are exciting for an industry that has been hamstrung since its inception. Continue reading “Senate Changes Offer Cannabis Industry Bright Future”
Energy solutions will play a vital role in the American pandemic recovery. A new bill in the House of Representatives is a perfect example of how energy storage in particular will be key. Continue reading “House Passes Clean Economy and Jobs Innovation Act”
COVID-19 has been a challenge for everyone. At Keen Technical Solutions, we value our relationships more than anything. From our team, to our partners, to our suppliers, and especially to our clients, we always put people first. As all of us face the growing concerns and dangers of the coronavirus, we wanted to update on our efforts to protect the people we care about.
First, we highly recommend that everyone adhere to the most up-to-date guidelines and recommendations from the CDC. Your state or local government may also have additional recommendations or insight based on the current conditions in your area.
We’re doing our part. Internally, we’re all working from home or from the road more than usual to reduce any risk of passing along the virus internally. We’ve always depended on mobility to effectively serve our clients, relying on telecommunications for years to keep our team connected. That has put us in a position to take our office closure almost entirely in stride.
It has become even more of a priority for us to protect our team and our clients on the job site. Many of our on-going maintenance and continuing projects are classified as essential. We’ve worked hard to responsibly balance health, safety, and progress. Any and all staff have been instructed to stay home if they feel sick in any way, or if they have family members who aren’t well. Workers with travel to known outbreak areas have also been instructed not to come in for work.
On each project, we’ve also made a renewed effort to clean and disinfect the job site when we start work and when we finish. Any contact with clients respects the six-foot distance recommended by health officials, and we’ve adopted as many digital forms and communications to reduce the need for in-person discussion as much as possible.
We are constantly reviewing the latest information on the pandemic in order to make the best decision for our clients and our workforce on a day-to-day basis. We’re also carefully tracking our own practices in order to do even more to keep everyone safe.
From the whole Keen Technical Solutions family, be safe, be healthy, and if we can do anything to help you during these tough times, please reach out.
The climate is changing. With hotter summers, more storms, and rising sea levels, it’s going to take every tool in the book to adequately meet demand and avoid energy disasters. Businesses are working to increase energy efficiency, but from the supply side, more firms are offering demand response as yet another tool to change energy consumption. Continue reading “Demand Response Incentives: A Smart Way To Save Electricity”
Before Keen Technical Solutions can measure how much money we can save our clients, we need to make some big changes into how, where, and when they use energy. Oftentimes, we measure energy use in kilowatt hours. But what are those? Continue reading “What Is A Kilowatt Hour?”
Keen Technical Solutions has projects happening all across the United States. We love being on the front line of energy efficiency and sustainability no matter where it’s at, and we take a lot of pride in being able to quickly and effectively operate whenever and wherever we need to. Continue reading “The Full Picture at VP Demand Creation Services”