Year Round Energy Saving Tips

Year Round Energy Saving Tips

There are several ways to save energy. Many apply to winter or summer and most are obvious, such as turning lights off when you leave a room. However, we want to share some additional energy saving tips that can have a substantial impact on your power bill year round...
The High Cost of Low Bids

The High Cost of Low Bids

The High Cost of Low Bids on Electrical Work It can be tempting to go with the lowest bidder when you’re contracting for electrical work. After all, why pay more when somebody’s offering to do the job for less? But choosing an electrical contractor based...
How To Identify Electrical Hazards in a Flood Zone

How To Identify Electrical Hazards in a Flood Zone

The recent devastating flooding in Houston following Hurricane Harvey has brought awareness of the dangers of flooding to the forefront of public consciousness. If you live in a flood zone, you should be aware of the electrical hazards that arise when your home and...
Hydroelectric Power – How The Hoover Dam Works

Hydroelectric Power – How The Hoover Dam Works

Most people who visit Las Vegas make it a point to make the 30 mile drive on Highway 93 East to get a firsthand look at one of the true engineering marvels in the U.S. — the Hoover Dam at Lake Mead. Even though the Hoover Dam is a major tourist draw, it’s...
The Most Common Electrical Hazards in Las Vegas

The Most Common Electrical Hazards in Las Vegas

We residents of Las Vegas and Southern Nevada may not have to worry about snow or ice storms cutting power to our homes, but that doesn’t mean we’re immune to electrical problems that can be dangerous, and even life-threatening! Some of these are...
The Cost of Solar in Nevada: Things to Consider

The Cost of Solar in Nevada: Things to Consider

2016 was a stellar year for the U.S. solar industry. The market doubled from the previous year and solar added more electric generating capacity than any other type of energy. This was a first and a sign of what is to come. Experts predict the U.S. solar market will...
Are Power Generators a Good Investment? What to Consider.

Are Power Generators a Good Investment? What to Consider.

In Southern Nevada, the incidence of power outages are less common than they are in the tornado-prone Mid-West or the hurricane-vulnerable East and West coasts. That said, if you own a business that caters to the public, the last thing you need is a power outage,...