TechSmart Blog

Sep
13

TechSmart Is Ready To Set The PACE

TechSmart Energy has become a commercial contractor for Set the Pace St. Louis and we’re truly excited and honored to be a part of this great program.

Set the Pace St. Louis provides 100% upfront, fixed rate, long term financing to property owners for qualified energy upgrades. We’ve partnered up... Read More

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Sep
11

Save Money On Parking Garages

Be the next to experience the benefits of upgrading your parking garage. Ameren Missouri is offering generous rebates to those who upgrade old high pressure sodium or metal halide lit garages to more energy-efficient fluorescent and LED fixtures. You could save up to $100 per fixture in energy... Read More

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Mar
21

New Ameren Rebates

There are many reasons to upgrade your lighting systems to more energy-efficient technology. You’re reducing energy costs, “going green”, and saving money on energy bills. But wait, there’s more... 

Ameren Missouri has announced a new rebate program for 2013. The program will provide cash... Read More

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Mar
14

Why Should I Upgrade?

Why upgrade your lighting systems to more energy-efficient technology?

It’s profitable. TechSmart’s lighting upgrades and retro-fits will significantly lower the cost of energy bills and improve light quality. This, in turn, improves working conditions and productivity. The more productive... Read More

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Mar
11

EPAct Tax Deductions Expiring 2013

  • 60 Cents Per Square Foot
  • One Year Deduction
  • Design to Meet These Requirements
  • Bi-Level Switching
  • Meet IESNA Lighting Standards and Energy Efficiency Based On ASHRA 90.1-2001

On average, lighting accounts for 40% of commercial electric bills. That’s a lot of money. Luckily, there are tax... Read More

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Sep
05

Section 179 = A Tax Avenue To Lighting Upgrades

More and more companies are realizing that they can save money by cutting your energy bills, and improve your lighting by retrofitting your existing HID’s or outdated T12 Lamps. Nevertheless many companies are still reluctant to make the move even with the great ROI’s and Ameren Rebates because the... Read More

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Jun
23

Ready Set Rebate

The rebate incentives from Ameren are a great prize and
should be a major motivation for upgrading the lighting in all your
facilities.  True the rebates set forth
at the first of the year have all been claimed but that reinforces the need for
companies to get ready now for a new release of rebates... Read More

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Jan
02

A Facility Based on Change

Since the late 70's, companies have been updating their office facilities from desks and credenzas to work stations and modular furniture. The goal was two-fold: create a work area that accommodates the way people work in the present, with a built-in ability to change it as work in the future... Read More

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