The Railyard in Lincoln, NE is hosting their annual sustainability festival. Get a firsthand look at the latest technologies and trends in conservation and apply it to saving energy at your own home. Information for this event can be found on the LES website.
Kansas City has been part of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Clean Solutions since 2011, and citizens have continued to deal with insane water costs as the the city tries to meet government standards in their 25 year plan. The city is putting in a request with the EPA to extend the time frame and [...]
The Omaha City Council has proposed a nearly 30 percent increase in the sewer rates as Omaha continues to upgrade as part of the Clean Solutions Omaha (CSO!) program. According to the Omaha World-Herald, this means sewer bills will soar to $60 monthly, vs. the $12 monthly a home owner was charged when the program [...]
Last Friday, Liss Technologies took part in the Apartment Association of Nebraska Gold outing. Liss Technologies group is part of the National Apartment Association, as well as the regional state Associations in Missouri, South Dakota and Nebraska. These associations offer great networking opportunities for those in the multi-family industry, giving both customers and vendors a [...]
Standby power is the power used by your devices when they remain plugged into an electrical source, but are not in use. Also referred to as vampire drain, Standby power costs Americans av average of $19 billion dollars annually, and apartment complexes use a good portion of this wasted energy cost? How can we fix [...]
Nebraska is close to completion on their first project following the passing of the Nebraska Pace Energy Act in 2017. For those unfamiliar with PACE, it is best summarized on their site: "PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) is a simple and effective way to finance energy efficiency, renewable energy, and water conservation upgrades to buildings. PACE [...]
Liss Technologies sent several team members to the kickoff for the 2018 Season. The Apartment Association of Nebraska has been working hard this year to expand their territory, and we are excited to grow with them, as they expand their organization into the Grand Island and Kearney. At this event, the organization discussed all of [...]
The Holidays are upon us, and with this time of year comes additional trips, planning and responsibilities. Here are some tips to help get you through this crazy time of year, while still being mindful of the resources used LED vs. Regular Christmas lights Though I am a complete sucker for the big mid-century vintage [...]