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Strange Times: Natural Gas Storage Level – Remastered

September 14, 2022 - Amstutz Energy Management Solution Natural Gas Strategic Procurement Weather

By Chris Amstutz No Spoilers The fall season inherently breeds uncertainty. Questions like, will the weather be 80 degrees and sunny, or 50 and rainy? Is the Stranger Things cast too old to be believable anymore? Or the most important, troubling question of them all, will natural gas storage levels be at unsustainably low levels […]

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Five Years and Fifty Blogs Later

May 20, 2021 - Amstutz Electricity Energy Management Solution G.E.T CONNECTED GENERAL Mattingly Natural Gas Politics Strategic Procurement

Choice! Energy Management’s blog, The Burn, is an extensive and diverse selection of posts on all the latest energy news including technology, politics and business. Our goal is to open pathways for productive conversation, as well as examine Choice’s place in the world of energy. Where has the time gone? Five years ago, Choice! Energy […]

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Domo Arigato, Mr. Robotic Process Automation

July 21, 2020 - Energy Management Solution G.E.T CONNECTED GENERAL Mattingly

By: Matthew Mattingly Styx Mr Roboto GIF from Styx GIFs The term Robotic Process Automation may have a different definition depending on the person or reference.  To my wife, the term Robotic Process may conjure the image of a dance move that her husband does WAY TOO early and often at parties. However, we will […]

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We Forecasted The 2017 NYMEX Correctly, Did Your Consultant?

August 21, 2017 - Energy Management Solution GENERAL Mattingly

by Matthew Mattingly Budgeting & Forecasting is an essential part of a comprehensive energy consulting program. This service not only ensures clients have an accurate picture of their future energy spend, but it also allows clients to effectively evaluate future energy contracts. Many energy consultants offer “budgeting” or “forecasting” as one of their services, but […]

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7 Ways CESConnect Provides Automation to YOUR Business

April 27, 2017 - Energy Management Solution G.E.T CONNECTED GENERAL Mattingly

by Nicole Bushong and Matthew Mattingly We live in an age of automation. Manual processing has been eliminated; replaced by technology improvements that are both quicker and more efficient. Of course you don’t need an energy consulting firm to tell you this simple fact. Just look around in your daily lives to see how much […]

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Why Sign Up for CESConnect?

March 2, 2017 - Energy Management Solution G.E.T CONNECTED GENERAL

by Nicole Bushong and Scott Armbruster When it comes to managing your company’s energy footprint, it’s important to look at the cost effectiveness, process efficiency and staff productivity of your solution. A successful energy management solution does much more than implement a strategic procurement process. An in-depth understanding of each account at every location is […]

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