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Why more small business owners are choosing multi-measure efficiency

Running a small business is not an easy endeavor, especially when it comes to managing finances. While fixed costs are… READ MORE

Schools are leveraging energy efficiency to improve student performance

As temperatures drop, schools are back in full swing. Teachers are preoccupied with full classrooms, administrators are keeping the school… READ MORE

Looking to reinvest in your business? Here are easy ways for small business owners to reinvest energy savings.

Reinvesting in your business can increase profitability, whether by attracting new customers or lowering operating costs. Often, small business owners… READ MORE

Why Create a More Efficient Property?

Property managers are responsible for overseeing the operations of an assigned facility—from budget management to daily upkeep. With a never-ending… READ MORE

Industry Advantage: Energy Efficiency for Healthcare Facilities

Businesses can save on energy costs by making efficiency upgrades throughout their facility. These upgrades can range from LED lighting… READ MORE

Bright Ways for Small Businesses to Save During the Holiday Season

Holiday jingles, Christmas trees, fluorescent lights… It’s the time of year when small business owners get into the holiday spirit… READ MORE

Commercial Direct Install – New York’s Secret Weapon for Reforming the Energy (Efficiency) Vision

In this post, co-written by Adam Procell, Lime Energy President and CEO, and Matthew Kahn, Lime Energy blogger and content… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: Series Summary

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: LED Lights for Car Dealerships

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: LED Lights in Restaurants

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: LED Lights for Grocery Stores

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: LED Lights for Retail

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Industry Advantages: LED Lights in Warehouses

LED lights can benefit any business by saving the business owner money from energy costs. Certain businesses, however, profit uniquely… READ MORE

Overcoming the Challenges to Small Business Energy Efficiency

Research shows that it is hard to improve the efficiency of America’s small businesses. They are among the hardest utility… READ MORE

The Energy Assessment: A Painless First Step to Unlocking Your Energy Savings

Curious about your facility’s energy savings potential? Begin with a quick visit from one of Lime Energy’s Energy Service Representatives…. READ MORE

Energy Efficiency Financing – Clean Energy Made Affordable

Although its benefits usually outweigh its costs, energy efficiency can be expensive. Even with generous utility incentives, upfront costs for… READ MORE

Energy Efficient Refrigeration: The Coolest Way to Reduce Your Energy Bill

Grocery stores, delis, restaurants, and other businesses in the food industry can spend more than half of their energy bill… READ MORE

Bright Lights Made Easy: Make Your Home Lighting More Energy Efficient

Lime Energy makes it easy for small businesses to upgrade to more efficient lighting, but small business employees don’t have… READ MORE

Energy Efficiency for your Medical or Dental Practice

As a doctor or dentist, your primary focus is patient care. At Lime Energy, our focus is finding energy saving… READ MORE

5 Energy Efficiency Tips for Industrial Buildings

Energy efficiency isn’t just for car dealerships, grocery stores and restaurants. Industrial buildings can benefit from energy efficiency, too. Industrial… READ MORE

Energy Efficiency for Your Retail Business

As the owner of a retail business, you know that the energy needs of your store are different from the… READ MORE

Energy Efficiency Solutions for Your Restaurant

At Lime Energy, we help all types of small businesses become more energy efficient. We have completed over one hundred… READ MORE

Energy Efficiency for Your Small Business: Automotive Dealerships

As the owner of an Automotive Dealership, you are the expert on all things automotive. At Lime Energy, we are… READ MORE

Energy Efficiency for Your Small Business: Grocery and Convenience Stores

We know that when your business doesn’t waste money on energy, it adds to your bottom line. Of course, energy… READ MORE

How Energy Audits Can Save Your Business Money

As a small business owner, you know the impact energy costs have on your bottom line. Trying to find ways… READ MORE

Why Does Your Business Need a Lighting Upgrade?

Installing a lighting upgrade in your space now can save your business thousands of dollars over time. In fact, nearly… READ MORE

3 Smart Devices to Lower Energy Costs for Small Businesses

Saving money throughout the year can be a challenge – so why not take advantage of every tip and trick… READ MORE