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January 16, 2019

CenterPoint Energy and Xcel Engery recognized for Energy-Efficient Program

CenterPoint Energy and Xcel Energy were honored today by The American Council for Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) for their joint efforts in the Home Energy Squad program. According to The New Leaders of the Pack: ACEEE’s Fourth National Review of Exemplary Energy Efficiency Programs, the program, which began in 2010 and offers home energy audits and helps homeowners develop and implement energy-efficient plans for their homes, is for CenterPoint and Xcel’s residential customers. In 2018 alone, the companies combined to invest over $4 million in the program. Surveys have shown that almost all clients agreed that the recommendations were beneficial and that they felt more comfortable with the program coming from CenterPoint and Xcel rather than a contractor. Click here to read more about it. For more industry news and insights:
January 4, 2019

API 1169 Certified Pipeline Inspectors in Demand

For individuals looking to advance their career as a pipeline inspector, the time is right. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, we are in the middle of a ten-year, 8% growth for pipeline inspectors. ZipRecruiter.com reports an average salary of $83,202 for pipeline inspectors with almost 20% earning over $140K per year. The best way to advance a career in this field is by becoming API 1169 certified. In response to the demand for certified API 1169 inspectors, the examination program has grown from three single exam times per year to eight weeks of exam windows in just three years of existence. The investment into preparation courses offered by companies like ENERGY worldnet, Inc. is the way to go because they greatly increase the likelihood of quickly passing the exam. With costs starting at only $595, it’s affordable – plus you can make it back in as little as the first month of having this achieved highly sought-after credential. Click here to get started today. For more industry news and insights:
November 30, 2018

EWN Showcased New VR Training at the PHMSA Training & Qualificiations Center

    During a recent meeting at the PHMSA (Pipeline and Safety Materials Administration) Training & Qualification Center in Oklahoma City, EWN had the opportunity to showcase their new virtual reality (VR) training.  EWN’s VR training has been developed to give trainees real-world experience, especially in hazardous situations. The entire group in attendance had fun trying out VR while also learning the importance of fire safety. For more industry news and insights:
November 27, 2018

EWN to roll out new features on its Free Mobile App

EWN will be adding several new features to their already-efficient EWN Mobile App that will improve upon the workflow of their clients. In addition to the eCard QR scanner and the ability for clients to evaluate their workforce in the field (online or offline), EWN is adding three additional features. Users will be able to launch eCards from within the app and look up eCard credentials with a single click – even without a card.  And for operators or contractors with subcontractors, there will be an eCard lookup for external companies connected to their E3 system. These updates are sure to be welcome additions and excellent complements to the E3 system. The app is available free of charge on Google Play, Amazon, App Store, and Microsoft.  Read more about our mobile app here: https://www.energyworldnet.com/ewn-mobile-app/ For more industry news and insights:
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