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A lot of interesting industry news broke in February. In case you missed it, visit our regularly updated Energy Services Bulletin.
Find out about training and networking opportunies, helpful energy planning tools and which Western customer has the "best-tasting water." And don't forget to share your opinions at the end of the stories.
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Be a hero to your C&I customers with Power Factor Correction Calculator
March 20, 2014
1:00-2:00 p.m. (Mountain Time)
Learn how to use a new tool to help your commercial and industrial customers reduce their operating costs. Western and the Energy Experts at Washington State University are presenting a webinar March 20 to introduce the spreadsheet calculator. Read more.
DOE fact sheet highlights combined-heat-and-power technology
Combined heat and power (CHP) systems capture the heat from power generation and use it for heating and cooling operations, making the technology almost twice as efficient at fuel use as conventional generation. To encourage businesses to learn more about this efficient and cost-effective technology, the Energy Department has released a new Combined Heat and Power fact sheet and infographic. Contact Energy Services if you are interested in turning the online fact sheet into a bill stuffer for your industrial customers.
Western releases FY 2012 Annual Report
Western's Fiscal Year 2012 Annual Report is now available online. The publication documents Western's accomplishments—including customer IRP summaries—as well as its 2012 financial statements.
Register to submit your annual IRP online
Submitting your annual integrated resource plan update is easier for Western customers with the online IRP data collection program. Register to use this standardized tool for annual integrated resource plan updates.
Like the compliance training program, the web-based system is designed to streamline the reporting process, increase customers' understanding of the IRP requirements and ensure a consistent review process.