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Star Trek - Winter 2018
LA ConfidentialJanuary 10, 2018

Working out the Tribbles of On-Site Power Storage

On-site battery power storage is a hot new energy option, but it does not come trouble-free. As Captain Kirk learned in Star Trek’s “Troubles with Tribbles” episode, some problems are easier to solve than others.

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Star Trek - Winter 2018
LA ConfidentialJanuary 10, 2018

Factoid: Exploring the Possibility of Solar Energy from the Moon

We have often wondered, ‘Does life exist on other planets?’ Although we may not have infinite answers to extraterrestrial life on other planets, one concept that does exist out there is potential energy. Specifically, the possibility for lunar-based solar power (LSP).

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Star Trek - Winter 2018
LA ConfidentialJanuary 10, 2018

Beaming up Best Paybacks at a 271-Year Old Institution

Bill Broadhurst has been Princeton University’s energy manager since 2009. During those 8 years, he has handled challenges that range from raising efficiency in buildings built before the American Revolution, to designing state-of-the art systems for 21st century facilities.

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Star Trek - Winter 2018
LA ConfidentialJanuary 10, 2018

Assimilating Distributed Energy Resources into Competitive Power Markets

Imagine a friendly Borg that, instead of forcing assimilation, says, “Come join our Collective, and let us profit together.” That’s essentially what the New York Public Service Commission (NY PSC) is saying through its Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) process. Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), such as on-site solar and combined-heat-and-power (CHP) plants, would participate in local grids to produce and trade power.

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News & Events
EventsNovember 16, 2017

2017 State of New York Sustainability Conference

Aaron Breidenbaugh, Luthin Associates' Director of Regulatory Affairs presents at the 2017 State of New York Sustainability Conference held at SUNY Cortland. His panel focuses on 'Carbon Pricing: Regulatory and Political Framework'.

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Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards
EventsNovember 07, 2017

Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards

Catherine Luthin, President of Luthin Associates, is among 10 winners of gb&d's fourth annual 2017 Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards (WSLA). An awards ceremony was held on Tuesday, November 7th to honor all the winners of WSLA 2017. For more information about the winners, please see the attached article featured in the November + December 2017 issue of gb&d magazine.

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Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards
PressNovember 7, 2017

The 2017 Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards

Meet the winners of the fourth annual Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards (WSLA), presented by gb&d. Our CEO, Catherine Luthin, is among the 10 award winners for 2017.

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News & Events
ArticlesAugust 10, 2017

Luthin Associates, Alongside Other Firms, Helps Clarkson Avenue Microgrid Project be Selected as a Stage 2 Winner in the NY Prize Competition – Receiving a $1 Million State Grant for Microgrid Engineering and Design

Luthin Associates recently partnered with Burns Engineering, Customized Energy Solutions, Siemens, NYPA, Matrix New World Engineering, Michael Barnas PLLC, and ConEdison in the NY Prize competition. The NY Prize competition is a first-in-the-nation competition to help communities create microgrids.

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Wizard of Oz - Summer 2017
LA ConfidentialJuly 18, 2017

What’s Going on Behind the Curtain?

The Wizard told Dorothy and her friends many tales of his amazing powers, but a strong breeze blew away his credibility when it pushed aside the curtain, revealing those tricks as little more than noise and smoke. Such may be the case with energy account auditors, they may claim savings based more on a customer’s misplaced trust of the auditor than on any real financial wizardry.

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Wizard of Oz - Summer 2017
LA ConfidentialJuly 18, 2017

Is Courage Needed to Pursue DER?

Energy efficiency and renewable projects are no longer skipping down the same yellow brick road as they were this time last year. Similar to the Cowardly Lion, some are inching courageously forward despite doubts from customers and the industry, while others have stepped off the road until the way forward becomes clearer.

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