Entries by MYESCO

X-Rite Pantone’s Sustainability Efforts Save Them Over $47K Annually!

Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, X-Rite Pantone is a global company with locations around the world. Experts in blending the art and science of color, they focus on providing complete end-to-end color management solutions for their clients in every industry where color matters, including automotive, textiles, photography, plastics, film making, and many more.

New Construction Hotel Shoots for a Green Carbon Footprint!

Woodspring Suites, a newly constructed hotel, recently opened in Wyoming, Michigan.  For their efforts to reduce energy consumption, Woodspring Suites received $16,376 dollars in utility rebates. The hotel implemented LED lighting in both the interior and exterior of the facility.  They also invested in high efficiency PTAC units and space heating boilers. Rockford Construction was […]

Local Non-Profit Receives Five Figure Utility Rebate Check!

The YWCA of West Central Michigan, a non-profit organization, received a utility rebate check for $14,960.76  for implementing energy efficient systems. A final design was created that showed the newly renovated spaces (lighting, building envelope, HVAC) was 23.11% more efficient than ASHRAE standard. These upgrades will allow the YWCA to significantly reduce their energy consumption, […]

Do Energy Upgrades Really Save You Money?

There are three types of energy upgrades that can occur; existing building retrofits, major remodels, and new construction projects.  In each scenario, significant savings can be achieved from a variety of different areas.  The first is by having an unbiased energy company do research to figure out if there are corresponding rebate opportunities available for […]

3 Energy Efficiency Measures for Your Business

Government statistics estimate that across the country, 30% of total energy use in buildings is wasted.  As businesses have started to realize the potential billions of dollars that could be saved, energy efficiency has become more of a focal point.  As industrial and commercial buildings become more efficient, they help to protect the environment, save […]