Gifts That Give Back to Others

When it comes to the holidays and the long, long list of places to shop, things to buy, etc., it’s nice to know that

‘Green’ is Good for Franchises in 2014

‘Green’ is Good for Franchises in 2014  ~ Carmen Schwartz Business is business, and when it comes to looking at 2014 thus far, the business of ‘green’ is growing monumentally. Everything from solar panels to wind turbines to geothermal heating and cooling units are being created, with every industry getting in on the ‘green’. Lowering […]

Local Energy Plant Saving Detroit Tons of Money

Hundreds of businesses in Detroit Edison’s service area are saving money by switching their electric generation supplier to FirstEnergy Solutions (FES), the competitive subsidiary of Akron-Ohio based FirstEnergy Corp. Now FES is offering more businesses the opportunity to take advantage of savings should legislation pass that would increase the current cap on shopping in Michigan.

If the cap is increased from its current level of 10% of the utility’s total electricity demand to 25%, a limited number of businesses will be permitted to shop, and businesses on the waiting list will be the first eligible to participate.