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4-20-13 The Centsible Energy Hour

April 22, 2013
This week we take a look a local energy co-op's initiative to get people to conserve energy at home.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 9/14/13
September 15, 2013
The results are in from Minnesota Valley Electric Co-op’s “Beat the Peak Energy Challenge”. Ryan Hentges is in studio to discuss the program results and the prize money. We hear from a couple of the challenge winners. The hosts also take your calls on energy topics that make real economic ‘cents'.
The Centsible Energy Hour
September 8, 2013
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The Centsible Energy Hour - 8/31/13
September 1, 2013
Whew, what a weather week at the Fair! This week's program, broadcast from the State Fair, focuses on keeping you comfortable! What’s available in ever advancing heating and cooling technologies? How can a new system save money and keep you more comfortable? The experts from Standard Heating & Air Conditioning answer those questions and more. They t
The Centsible Energy Hour - 8/24/13
August 25, 2013
Whether you’re grilling on the deck, fueling your commercial lawn mower, or filling up your car, propane is an environmental choice that makes good economic ‘cents’. Roger Leider, the Executive Director of the Minnesota Propane Association, joins our hosts at the Minnesota State Fair to discuss all things propane. They also welcome your calls to discuss the
The Centsible Energy Hour - 7/20/13
July 21, 2013
With the cost of electricity on the rise, more Mid-Westerners are looking for renewable energy options. In the world of small wind turbines, XZERES has emerged as a renewable energy leader. Al Wallace, Director of Service and Installation Support, is on hand to answer your questions and take your calls. Environmental and economic ‘cents’ may just be the answ
The Centsible Energy Hour - 7/13/13
July 14, 2013
Master Electrician Bart Baker is this week's in-studio guest, and this guy knows his stuff. Baker Electric has been around since 1976, and Bart is the expert when it comes to back up power for your home. From ‘rope starts’ to whole house back up generation, Bart explains what makes the most economic ‘cents’.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 7/6/13
July 7, 2013
This is a "Best Of" edition of the program. Whether you’re a farmer or not, you won’t believe the impact lighting has on animals, food supply, and us. In-studio expert Brian Wilcox from Once Innovations discusses a topic you’ve likely never considered. Do animals see differently than us? Is the barn environment a harsher place than your living room
6-29 - The Centsible Energy Hour
June 29, 2013
It's a bit on an energy grab bag this week as we look at options for you following a long week of power outages.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 6/22/13
June 23, 2013
Get paid for recycling your old refrigerator or freezer? Yes! Christmas Ramirez from Xcel Energy and Tiffany Olson from Appliance Recycling Centers of America are in studio to discuss how to do just that. Learn how to save energy, get a rebate, and recycle responsibly. Tune-in to hear your calls on recycling that makes environmental and economic ‘cents’.
6-15 - The Centsible Energy Hour
June 15, 2013
We're going off the grind this week with some sensilbe suggestions for controlling your energy costs.
6-8 - The Centsible Energy Hour
June 8, 2013
This week a look at some green landscaping ideas and gardening with LED's.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 6/1/13
June 2, 2013
Whether you’re a farmer or not, you won’t believe the impact lighting has on animals, food supply, and us. Brian Wilcox from Once Innovations is in studio this week to discuss a topic you’ve likely never considered. Do animals see differently than us? Is the barn environment a harsher place than your living room? Find out and tune in as you won’t believe the
The Centsible Energy Hour - 5/25/13
May 26, 2013
This week’s in studio guest is Jim Schroer from Globaltech Energy. Based in Hastings Minnesota, Globaltech Energy is researching new and existing ways of harnessing renewable energy from nature’s resources such as producing electricity from fresh water and ocean power.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 5/18/13
May 19, 2013
When it comes to cars these days, what is the best bang for the buck? Keith Caughey is this week’s expert guest. Caughey specializes in all brands of new and previously owned cars and takes your calls – thanks to BMW of Minnetonka. Learn more about Hybrids, Electrics, and the latest in gasoline economy, as well as the latest information on one of your larger
The Centsible Energy Hour - 5/11/13
May 12, 2013
Can you get a return on your energy investment in as little as two years? Well, it’s possible by updating your lighting and controls. Lev Buslovich, from Noble Conservation Solutions based in Plymouth, is this week's expert guest. Tune in as the experts take your calls on how the right lighting system can make real environmental and economic ‘cents’.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 5/4/13
May 5, 2013
Our society has become completely dependent on power. Do you have a plan when the grid goes down? Tom Vagts, President of Titan Energy, does and he’s in studio to talk about the many benefits of having back-up power. Everyone benefits from having a reliable alternate energy source that can save countless dollars and even lives. Listen in to find out how gene
The Centsible Energy Hour - 4/27/13
April 28, 2013
Telly Mamayek, Communications Director at Minnehaha Creek Watershed District, and Aaron Busse from Minnesota Renewable Energies are this week's guest as the discussion focuses on ‘wind and water’. What is the MCWD doing to protect one of Minnesota’s most valuable resources? What new technologies are available to take advantage of another Minnesota resou
4-20-13 The Centsible Energy Hour
April 22, 2013
This week we take a look a local energy co-op's initiative to get people to conserve energy at home.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 4/13/13
April 14, 2013
This week's show focuses on a product that can boost your car’s fuel efficiency by 15 to 50 percent! Guest Bob Volk is the owner of Transitional Technologies, a manufacturer that developed a product that uses distilled water to generate oxygen and hydrogen to increase your MPG. You can’t afford to miss learning about something that truly makes environme
4-6 - The Centsible Energy Hour
April 6, 2013
Jim Schrier of Globaltech Industries joins the show with a look at some advancements in both hydro power and electric automobiles. .
The Centsible Energy Hour - 3/30/13
March 31, 2013
This week’s guest is Aaron Busse from Minnesota Renewable Energies. Based in Glencoe Minnesota, this company provides its customers with wind, solar and high efficiency lighting systems. Find out more about how you can reduce your energy costs and even how you could sell your excess energy back to the grid.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 3/23/13
March 25, 2013
Bruce Strandberg from BWS Heating and Air Conditioning is this week's guest. He joins the hosts to discuss residential furnace and air conditioner replacement. Rebates, new technologies and choosing the right indoor air quality products for your home are some of the topics covered. And, as always, what really makes economic ‘cents’.
The Centsible Energy Hour - 3/16/13
March 17, 2013
Whether you’re grilling on the deck or fueling your commercial lawn mower, propane is an environmental choice that makes good economic ‘cents’. Roger Leider, the Executive Director of the Minnesota Propane Association, joins this week's program to discuss all things propane and to take your calls on the many uses and advantages of one of the ‘greenest’
The Centsible Energy Hour - 3-9-13
March 10, 2013
Mike and Mike host Emilio Tenuta, Vice President of Sustainability for Ecolab, for a discussion on one of the planet’s most precious resources, water. What are the current and expected future fresh water access challenges? What are the impacts to business and industry? What can be done to conserve water? Learn how Ecolab is using environmentally friendly tec
The Centsible Energy Hour
February 23, 2013
Dave Fitzgerald of Full Throttle Interactive and Design joins the guys to talk about a crucial element to an efficient bottom line... marketing.