AUS turns 30!!

AUS turns 30!!

On May 3rd 1993,  Alternative Utility Services, Inc. (AUS) was founded by Fritz Kreiss with his wife, Catherine McQueen. AUS was established to promote and install commercial Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems, and marked the beginning of Fritz’s continuing...
Why your 2023 electric budget may be higher than expected

Why your 2023 electric budget may be higher than expected

Many end-users (especially in Illinois) will experience higher electric costs in 2023 compared to previous years.  There are several factors that are impacting this and more information on what you can do to combat it.  Higher electric supply costs The wholesale cost...
The Role of Data in Commercial Energy Management

The Role of Data in Commercial Energy Management

There are a number of elements that play a major role in commercial energy management today, and data is a vital piece of this puzzle. The use of data allows for numerous insights regarding your business’s energy usage and controls alike, plus shows you where...
Questions to Ask a Commercial Solar Panel Provider

Questions to Ask a Commercial Solar Panel Provider

Over recent years, more and more businesses have begun to realize the potential benefits of installing a solar panel system on their buildings. From lowering operational costs and preventing major electrical outage issues to improving your carbon footprint and more,...