Trane Commercial Blog & Industry Updates


U.S. Natural Gas Prices Spike to Levels Not Seen Since 2014

Jude Clemente, Sr. Market Analyst - Gas and Power November 16, 2018 01:30 PM

Closing Wednesday at $4.84 per MMBtu, prompt-month natural gas prices have soared to their highest levels since 2014. Despite the multi-year high levels, this move wasn’t totally unexpected and Trane has been warning clients about the possibility of a winter price run-up since signs started pointing that direction in the summer months.

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Thinking Differently About Virtual Power Purchase Agreements (VPPA's)

November 14, 2018 02:45 PM

What’s in your sustainability playbook? Purchasing renewable energy from a local provider, reducing overall energy consumption and installing distributed renewable energy sources, such as solar panels or wind turbines, should all be considered as part of a holistic approach to energy and environmental impact.

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AHR Expo 2019 - Booth B2661

October 30, 2018 05:10 PM

See what’s new from Trane. Join us at booth B2661 during the 2019 AHR Expo in Atlanta.

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The High Cost of Processing Your Own Energy Invoices

Steve Longhurst, Strategic Services Leader October 30, 2018 05:10 PM

An independent study recently calculated the cost of processing a single energy invoice at $13.04. A line item under $20 probably won’t catch the attention of the finance director, but a deeper look into missed benefits and opportunities elevates the priority.

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Low Storage Levels Could Spike U.S. Winter Natural Gas Prices

Jude Clemente, Senior Market Analyst, Gas & Power October 26, 2018 08:30 AM

With the winter just a few weeks away, it has become increasingly clear that the U.S. will go into this heating season with the lowest amount of gas in storage since 2003. Storage is now expected to be at just 3.25 trillion cubic feet (Tcf), well below the 3.8 Tcf that was seen last year and the record 4.05 Tcf that we had to start the winter of 2016-2017. Some colder temperatures to end October are expected to put injections below normal over the next few weeks.

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Corporate Sustainability Need Not be Controversial

Trevor Sutherland, Market Analyst October 24, 2018 02:22 PM

As corporate sustainability efforts are at an all-time high, there is increasing interest in how these efforts are reported and how they impact overall business. While many companies wish to be seen as leaders in sustainability, some question if these efforts are compatible with their core business functions. This dilemma is best exemplified in two incidents from the past several weeks.

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Agility™ Q&A with Product Manager Mike Patterson

Mike Patterson, Product Manager October 18, 2018 01:03 PM

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Canadian Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Facility Moving Forward

Beau Walker, Energy Services Department Leader October 9, 2018 01:45 PM

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4 Opportunities for Building Optimization on a Budget

October 3, 2018 10:30 AM

Delaying building improvements because of budget can ultimately cost more in reduced performance and inefficiency. So don’t wait. Here are four opportunities for building optimization on a budget.

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Power Bill 101: What’s Driving Your Price? Revealing the Secrets of Your Energy Bill.

Diane Coleman, Business Development Representative September 18, 2018 07:30 AM

Electricity bills can be painful. Ask businesses about their operating expenses, and most will say that energy is in their top three. If the utilities in your state are regulated, look to optimize your utility rate schedule.

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