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What Are Solar Financing Options for Schools and Municipalities?

Solar PV systems can reduce electric utility costs for decades. Thankfully, there are a number of financing options for owners.

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How to Complete an Energy Savings Performance Contract in Texas

Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPCs) are a procurement option that allows public entities to finance facility improvements with savings from future operations and maintenance budgets over terms of up to 20 years.

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Optimal Learning Environments for Schools

Providing a proper learning environment has proven to be fundamental in the overall learning process. Numerous studies show a strong correlation between the learning environment conditions and student performance.

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What Is Load Creep?

Load creep is a term that many in our industry use to describe an increase in energy use based on the assumption that energy loads increase naturally in buildings over time. However, Performance Services has never been able to identify it's existence.

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How to Save Energy in Three Steps

One of the most frequent questions I hear in my role as Energy Leader is "How can we get started saving energy?" The answer can be expressed in three simple steps.

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Understanding a School's Energy Savings Potential: The East Porter County School Corporation Story

K-12 school districts can reach their full energy savings potential if they are dedicated to changing behaviors and operations through Energy Leadership.

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