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Nation’s capital makes headway as a smart city

June 21st, 2017

Washington, D.C. launched its Smarter DC collaborative to align smart city projects, partners, and opportunities across all eight wards. By designing a program that explores how smart city technology can be used, the District will leverage intelligent city infrastructure, including […]

Charlotte Envisions a Smart Energy Future

June 13th, 2017

Last year, we took the We Stand For Energy community on a tour of smart cities across the country. These smart cities harness the power of communication and information technology to improve energy efficiency and livability for its residents. This […]

Celebrating Smarter Energy Infrastructure!

May 17th, 2017

May 15-19 is Infrastructure Week! Infrastructure Week is an initiative to highlight and raise awareness of the importance of America’s infrastructure, including the energy grid and natural gas infrastructure. American businesses, industries, Chambers of Commerce, local leaders, and everyday citizens […]

America’s Electric Power Industry Stands Ready to Deliver Our Energy Future

February 24th, 2017

America’s electric power industry is rapidly moving forward to build and use smarter energy infrastructure, provide even cleaner energy, and create the energy solutions customers want. Presenting an exciting vision of the electric power industry, the Edison Electric Institute held […]

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Action Day

February 13th, 2017

LIHEAP Action Day is just around the corner on February 15. In this post, We Stand For Energy takes a closer look at how the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program helps with heating and cooling costs for those in need. […]

Find Out Who Won Our Retro Electronic Toy Face-Off

December 22nd, 2016

Did you dominate digital defenders on Mattel Electronics Football? Or maybe you were a top chef with an Easy-Bake Oven? You may not realize it, but some of our most favorite holiday toys from childhood were electronic. We Stand For […]

Energy Gives Back: STEM in the Community

November 18th, 2016

From middle school all the way through college, energy companies across the country are implementing important programs that help kids develop critical science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills for their educational development and preparation for future careers. STEM positions […]

Honoring Our Troops, Powering Our Future

November 10th, 2016

Honoring Our Veterans The skills, sacrifice, and experience of the men and women in our armed forces should mean that former military members should never have to be subject to the hardships of unemployment when they return home. Though the […]