Energy Blog

Short and valuable insights on strategic energy management, risk management, energy rates, regulations, distributed generation, technology, savings and sustainability, from our experienced partners who have been at the forefront of identifying today’s trends and tomorrows solutions.



June 7, 2023

Acclaim Energy – Strategic Energy Management

Acclaim Energy is a trusted provider of strategic energy management services. With our experienced team and deep expertise, we take a holistic approach to create value across your energy needs....

June 5, 2023

Texas has a $10Billion Solution for a 50-Hour Electricity Problem

Our news outlets over the last few weeks created a picture that the Texas Senate had solved the problem by proposing to spend $10 Billion dollars of consumers money for...

May 31, 2023

Unveiling the Current Status of the Texas Power Grid: Challenges, Solutions, and Future Prospects

The Texas power grid has been in recovery ever since Winter Storm Uri in February 2021. This is when the unprecedented weather conditions in Texas exposed systemic weaknesses in the...

April 26, 2023

ERCOT Houston Hub Calendar Strips

Forward power prices are on the rise and Real-time (market index) prices still show volatility.  Energy consumers became complacent in a backward dated market where near-term prices were higher and...

April 19, 2023

Texas Municipal Utility Districts and the Value of Adding Microgrids to their Operations

Municipal Utility Districts (MUDs) are special districts created by the state of Texas to provide essential services, such as water and wastewater treatment. MUDs are typically governed by a board...

April 17, 2023

Understanding the Energy Issues Impacting Water and Wastewater Districts

Water and wastewater districts play an essential role in ensuring the proper treatment and management of our water resources. However, like any other sector, these districts face significant energy issues...

April 12, 2023

The Microgrid Revolution: How Localized Energy Systems are Changing the Game

As the world’s population grows, so does the demand for energy. At the same time, climate change is forcing us to think more carefully about how we generate and use...

February 27, 2023

Preparing your Company for the Future of Energy: How Energy Consultants Can Help!

Acclaim Energy is a consulting company dedicated to providing energy solutions to businesses and organizations in the United States and Mexico. In this article, we will explore the importance of...

April 5, 2022

Best Practices to Reduce MUD Energy Costs

The cost of electricity is an ever-changing commodity that affects each of us and our businesses. As electricity rates continue to rise, several factors contribute to this. Climate-related events over...

February 8, 2022

How Cryptocurrency and Renewables May Benefit Texans

With President Biden planning to release an executive order for cryptocurrencies in February, it may solidify crypto mining in Texas. Currently, there are many ‘miners’ looking to move to Texas...