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.



August 9, 2023

Acclaim Energy Taps Ana Quintanilla as Customer Care and Sales Support Specialist

Houston, TX – August 7, 2023 – Acclaim Energy is pleased to introduce Ana Quintanilla as our newest team member, stepping into the role of Customer Care and Sales Support...

August 2, 2023

ERCOT Launches ECRS Ancillary Service: What it means for Texas consumers

ERCOT recently added a new Ancillary Service called ECRS to provide additional support to stabilize the Texas electric grid. Historically, ERCOT has utilized 4 Ancillary Services to stabilize the Grid:...

July 9, 2023

Maximizing Energy Savings: Strategies for Large Energy Consumers

In today’s world, where energy costs continue to rise, large energy-consuming companies face the challenge of managing their electricity bills while maintaining operations at peak efficiency. However, with the right...

July 6, 2023

Empowering Resilience: Harnessing Localized Power Solutions to Combat Power Cuts

In an era heavily reliant on electricity, power outages or blackouts can disrupt everyday life, affecting businesses, essential services, and households. However, emerging energy solutions like microgrids provide a beacon...

June 12, 2023

Greening the Classroom: How Schools Can Save and Contribute to a Sustainable Future

As we continue to face the challenges of climate change, it has become increasingly important for individuals, organizations, and businesses to take action to reduce their carbon footprint. One group...

June 9, 2023

Municipalities and Schools: Improve Their Bottom-line by Becoming Members of an Interlocal

Interlocal agreements are a popular way for local governments in Texas to collaborate and improve their services in a cost-effective and efficient manner. These agreements allow two or more government...

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...