Jimmy Hovey

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Prices Of Energy Efficient Light Bulbs Going Up 25-50%

Energy Efficient Light Bulbs Use Rare Earth Minerals

What are Rare Earth Minerals?

Name says it all:

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Topics: energy efficient light bulbs, energy efficient lighting

Energy Efficient Lighting For Detailing Work Areas

Energy Efficient Lighting Upgrade for Detailing Area at Crippen Automotive

Here's what manager Tom Hopkins had to say about his new lights:

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Topics: energy efficient

How To Find The Most Energy Efficient 400 Watt Metal Halide

The Most Energy Efficient Metal Halide Is....

The Most Energy Efficient is a Metal Halide that Has NO Power Running To It...

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Topics: energy efficient, energy efficient lighting

3 Reasons Why You Need a Power Monitoring System

1-Power Monitoring Can Reduce Power Factor Penalties

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Topics: Power Monitoring System, Power Monitoring

Energy Efficient Lighting: Inductive Crushes 400 Watt Metal Halide

Are Inductive Fluorescents Better Than 400 Watt Metal Halide?

Yes, we think so, and here's why:

Reason #1 50% Less Wattage

You can replace a 400 Watt Metal Halide with a 200 Watt Inductive Fluorescent fixture.  By doing this you reduce your total fixture wattage by over 50% which in turn reduces your utility bill 50% for your lighting.  Doesn't seem possible?

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Topics: inductive lighting, energy efficient, energy efficient lighting

Be One of the First Electric Vehicle Charging Station Locations

Have You Seen a Electric Vehicle on the Road Yet?

For Real....Electric Vehicles?

Electric vehicle charging station locations will become a regular sighting in the next 5 years.  Do you know where your nearest electric vehicle charging station is located?  Not likely, because the infrastructure is not yet in place. 

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Topics: electric vehicles charging station, electric vehicle charging station

How to Maximize Energy Efficiency with a Power Monitoring System

Can You Control Something You Can't Measure?

No, I don't think you can.  If you go into a hospital or have a problem, what do they do first?  They hook you up to monitor to measure what is going on.  Why do they do that?  They are looking for abnormalities, issues with vital organs, and to predict if there is an imminent failure.  It gives medical professionals a baseline of where to begin.  Monitoring the power in your business is the same. You can't live without your heart and likewise, most businesses can't live without some source of power or energy.  

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Topics: Power Monitoring System, Power Monitoring, Power Monitoring Equipment

Why You Should Download Our FREE Energy Efficiency Guide

New E-Book Released

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Topics: Energy Savings Guide, Energy Efficiency Guide

Employment Opportunity: Seeking Qualified Journeyman Electricians

Hovey Electric is Hiring Journeyman Electricians!

It's cold outside, but work is picking up at our Midland, MI location. 

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Topics: midland, employment opportunities, michigan, mi

Employment Opportunity: Hovey Electric is Seeking a Safety Director

Hovey Electric is hiring in Midland, MI!

Good news as business is beginning to pick up. Hovey Electric is serious about safety and is looking for the right person to lead our safety team here in Midland, MI. 

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Topics: employment opportunities, mi, safety