"Tomorrow’s energy is decentralised, decarbonised and digital,” says Rockstart Smart Energy Accelerator Director Freerk Bisschop. As an energy professional, staying updated with the latest industry trends also means keeping an eye on the up-and-coming energy innovators.
That's why we're so excited to share our picks for the most promising energy startups to watch in 2017.
How did we choose? Easy: our top energy startups to follow do one or more of the following:
connect prosumers, electric vehicles, storage and demand
use Big Data, machine learning algorithms and IoT connectivity
focus on energy cyber security
build the potential to change the energy marketplace
boost business models for energy efficiency and/or renewables
Goal setting is probably one of the toughest and most overlooked parts of your job as an energy manager, yet it is the core driver of your day-to-day activities. Heck, it promotes constant improvement for your entire company - especially to fatten that triple-bottom-line.
So why is it so hard to find time to sit down, roll up your sleeves and actually DO the thing? Not only do you have a million urgent tasks calling for your attention now, but vague goals set in a hurry only lead to frustration and failure - often sending you right back to square one.
If this looks and sounds familiar, you'll love this free tool we built especially for energy managers to help you set energy performance goals more effectively.
Happy New Year! Wait, what's wrong? Not so happy? In trouble trying to choose the right energy management software for your project? Oh no!
We can just picture the scene: your desk is piled high with brochures, quotes and provider offers… and the clock is ticking. Yours is the classic energy manager dilemma: the longer you put off your decision, the fewer energy savings you will be able to achieve!Worry no more: you’ll be in a much better position to make a decision faster with our latest guide: How to Choose the Right Energy Management Software.
You and your clients have great ideas for making buildings and companies more efficient. But when it comes to transforming ideas into reality, money can be a frustrating roadblock. Many ESCOs and utilities claim that there’s a lack of accessible funding for energy efficiency in the market. After a bit of research, we can show you that this assumption is simply untrue. To demonstrate this, we’ve created a free guide to help you get from ideas to action!
Here at DEXMA we’re obsessed with Stranger Things, so we thought: what better moment than Halloween to talk about the strangest, scariest horror stories we've heard from energy managers… and how to avoid them, of course!
Without further ado, we give you the most frightening 13 Energy Manager Nightmares!
Keep reading if you dare…
Who wants to be more in touch with energy management trends?
I see you raising your hand, but I know your dilemma: so many trends, so little time!
All you alpha energy managers, like me as DEXMA’s marketing manager, are probably way too busy to catch up with the latest energy news.
Today we are going to solve that problem with a tool I use every day to stay on top of all things energy management: Feedly.
Read on for tips to work with Feedly like a PRO.