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

Why You Should Compare Induction Lighting vs Metal Halide vs T5HO

More Options beyond Metal Halide and T5 HO?

A little over a month ago I published an article where we compared 400W Metal Halide lighting to T5 HO Fluorescent high bays.

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Topics: induction lighting, Reducing maintenance costs, Inductive Fluorescents, Better light, Industrial Lighting, t5 lighting, 400 watt metal halide

How toTake Advantage of Incentives for Energy Efficiency

Consumers Energy announces results from 2010 energy efficiency incentive program.

Hovey Electric has customers who took advantage of the utility incentive programs last year.  Consumers Energy posted the facts today from the 2010 program.

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Topics: Energy savings, energy efficiency, Utility Incentives

How Auto Dealer Found Ways to Increase Energy Efficiency

Dave VanTol from Hovey Electric interviews Jeff Crippen, President of Crippen Auto Mall located in Lansing, MI.  Jeff and Dave discuss some of the unique challenges encountered on the project and how Hovey Electric was able to conquer those challenges.   

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Topics: electrical contracting services, energy efficiency services, Energy savings, energy efficiency

How Wine Society Exceeds Warehouse Energy Efficiency Projections

Beating Forecasted Energy Savings 

This is a great story about how green designs for a warehouse can actually provide better than anticipated energy savings.

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Topics: Improve Energy Efficiency, Warehouse Energy Efficiency, Examples of Energy Efficiency

How Honda Found Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency

Automobile Manufacturers and Energy Efficiency;

Honda’s East Liberty and Marysville High-Performance Auto Plants Save Energy and Money-BIG TIME! 

Honda (www.honda.com) has a new Green Factory initiative that aims to make a big environmental impact while also keeping operational costs low.

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Topics: Energy savings, energy efficiency, Motor Efficiency

How to Drive Down Energy Costs with VFD's for Motor Efficiency

Steps to "Drive" down energy costs with Variable Frequency Drives

When should I use a variable frequency drive?  

It's a valid question, one that I think needs to be asked more often in fact.

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Topics: Variable frequency drives, Motor Efficiency, VFD

Learn How to Find Energy Efficiency Incentives

$30 Million in DOE Energy Efficiency Retrofits Awards

The US Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced nearly $30 million in awards for state energy efficiency projects that are pretty exciting.

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Topics: Tax Rebates for Energy Efficiency, energy efficiency incentives, Utility Incentives

Auto Dealer Using Induction Lighting Featured-Distributed Energy

Energy Efficiency Project Featured in Distributed Energy

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Topics: energy efficiency services, Inductive Fluorescents, Inductive Florescent Exterior Lighting

Energy Efficient Induction Lighting Project Makes the News

Energy Efficient Automotive Dealership  Gets Headlines

Hovey Electric, a Energy Efficiency Services contractor recently completed a major Energy Efficiency project for Crippen Automotive in Lansing, MI. 

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Topics: induction lighting, induction light, induction lamp, energy efficient, energy efficient lighting, induction lights