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Smart Grid History: IL's First Peak Time Savings Hours ever!

When Judy Cashen got the call from ComEd last Thursday morning announcing the summer’s first Peak Time Savings Hours, she jumped into action.

The retiree, who lives in Chicago’s Pullman Historic District, turned off her air conditioning unit in order to earn credit back on her bill for cutting energy use as part of ComEd’s Peak Time Savings program. 321 more words


A big change for Chicagoans... and a free tool to help

Beginning in August, more than 600,000 Chicago households will switch from the City’s municipal power deal with Constellation Energy back to ComEd, marking the end of the largest deal of its kind in the country. 181 more words


Recycling Analysis

The types of trash we found were mostly newspapers, bottles of Kroger water, bottles of soda, and candy wrappers like Hershey and Mars company candy. Kroger, Mars, Hershey’s, and Pepsi company sodas were the most commonly found types of trash. 199 more words


CUB launches free calculator to help you save!

The electric market just ain’t what it used to be.

Proof?  A recent ICC report shows that customers with ComEd, the regulated utility, saved $73.4 million more than customers with alternative electric suppliers from May 2014 to May 2015,. 155 more words


Electric competition: Not the money saver it once was

The times are a’changing.

When electric competition began in northern Illinois, it seemed like a sure bet for savings.  ComEd’s price at the time was high and electric customers could easily find deals by shopping the market of unregulated suppliers. 475 more words


Common Interview Q&A

1) What are your strengths?

My strengths are my ability to analyze and weight options. being adaptable to change is also one of my strengths… 992 more words


Smart Meter Propaganda and "Free Ice Cream" for the Children

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

Last summer it was reported from various sources that Commonwealth Edison (ComEd) was patrolling Chicago area neighborhoods handing out free ice cream and other treats in order to “ 615 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions