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Why LED Lighting Makes Good Business Sense

  • Posted by Chateau Staff
  • On April 10, 2018
Those who are responsible for operating and maintaining efficient building space have most likely considered numerous energy efficiency strategies. Many find it difficult to determine which strategies provide the best payback. Chateau Energy Solutions consults clients on how to achieve better energy efficiency and become more sustainable. Our knowledge and expertise in energy and utility […]
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Businesses Committed to Energy Efficiency

  • Posted by Chateau Staff
  • On February 19, 2018
According to the findings from the 2017 Deloitte Resources Study, businesses’ energy management practices indicate an evolving maturity. Companies remain focused on sustaining the energy reductions they’ve made so far while looking for new ways to gain greater energy efficiency and environmental responsibility. Managing energy use has now become a requirement to stay competitive. Click […]
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Five Basic Issues Operators of Compressed Air Systems Face

  • Posted by Jim Dore
  • On November 29, 2017
A study by the U.S Department of Energy (DOE) show that 10 percent of industrial electricity is consumed by compressed air systems. This 10 percent translates into about $6 billion in operating cost annually. Manufacturers that consume large amounts of compressed air for their processes can spend well over $1 million annually in operation costs. […]
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The Vampire in your Building

  • Posted by Chateau Staff
  • On October 31, 2017
It’s Halloween and now is the perfect time to discuss Vampire Loads.  Think of a Vampire Load as the energy equivalent of a leaky faucet.  Vampire Loads, also known as (ahem) Phantom Loads or Plug Loads, are the electricity used by electronics you think are turned off but are still using small amounts of electricity. […]
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Smart HVAC Strategies Can Help National Accounts Save Money and Improve Comfort

  • Posted by George Plattenburg
  • On October 25, 2017
If you are the owner or operator of a large portfolio of buildings across the US, there is an opportunity for you to save money today in ways that have not been readily available before.  The neat thing is that in addition to saving money you can improve the comfort level in your buildings and […]
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