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How Today’s Hurricanes Impact Natural Gas Prices

Once upon a time, major hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico had the potential to wreak havoc on natural gas markets and...

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Where Gas Goes, Electricity Will Follow

In many electricity markets, natural gas is often the marginal fuel. This means that gas is the fuel that is used to...

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A Good Time To Buy In NY

Lately, the bulls have been running in NYC’s electricity market but there has also been a consolidation in forward...

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Texas, Would You Like Some More Renewables?

Over the last few months, we have described Texas' increased reliance on wind generation to help meet peak demand...

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Our Secret Performance Tool: Team-Based Coaching

Have you ever heard a friend or co-worker say that their annual performance review helped them to modify existing...

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Client Spotlight: CitySquare

More than 300,000 people live in poverty throughout the Dallas metroplex and CitySquare aims to change that....

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Get To Know Kelly Hopkins Dodd

Some of the best personal decisions are often made at family gatherings over a glass of wine. About 5 years ago, Kelly...

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Fall 2020 Energy Market Webinar

Join us for the energy market insights you need to know for your business. 5's Lead Energy Analyst, Eric Bratcher,...

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Calculating Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions During Lockdown

COVID-19 has changed our lives in so many ways. At 5, we transitioned to remote working on March 16th as lockdowns...

Irving Convention Center

The Irving Convention Center represents the future of meetings and events space complete with unique architecture, vertical design and interior finishes that create a new niche in the marketplace. By partnering with the team at 5, the client drastically reduced energy costs on their supply agreement, securing 50% of the load through a renewable energy purchase, while also uncovering new funding sources for an energy efficiency project and cutting additional demand side costs.



Life at 5 - Matt Shaw

Matt Shaw shares his journey to 5 which originated from his relentless desire to innovate and automate. As 5's Lead Code Buster, Matt pioneered the creation of Level5, our industry leading technology that allows clients and employees to experience energy decision making in a new and meaningful way. Thanks to leaders like Matt, 5 continues to push the boundaries of what's possible while helping others to do the same.





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