Alpha Energy is Bed Races Champ

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Alpha Energy is Bed Races Champ

Alpha Energy Solutions first-time entrance in the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Great Bed Races was a huge success. See the coverage of the event below: WHAS-TV Interview with Ben Rhodes Courier-Journal Coverage WAVE-TV Coverage Kentucky Derby Festival Newsroom Louisville’s Business First And here’s the story from the Ben Rhodes web site: LOUISVILLE, KY (April 29th, 2014) – 17-year-old Louisville, Kentucky, native and NASCAR Next driver Ben Rhodes raced his way to victory in a different fashion on Monday, April 28th, as…

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Alpha Loves a (Pegasus) Parade

It’s one of the richest traditions in Louisville, and for the first time Alpha Energy Solutions is participating in the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade. The event began in 1956 and is the Kentucky Derby Festival’s oldest event. It will be televised by WAVE-TV. The parade marches down Broadway May 1. From the official web site: “This family-friendly annual event showcases some of the nation’s finest marching bands and equestrian units, along with inflatable characters and colorful floats that are designed…

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An Alpha First — the Derby Festival’s Great Bed Races

For the first time, Alpha Energy Solutions is entering the Kentucky Derby Festival’s Great Bed Races. As you might expect, the company is going all out to excel.  More than 40 beds will be entered by local and regional companies. Alpha’s driver, of course, is NASCAR Next driver Ben Rhodes, the current points leader in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series.  The races take place at Broadbent Arena at the Kentucky Exposition Center, and teams compete for time in a Crazy Eight…

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Alpha Energy Solutions Plays Key Role in Derby Festival

Each year, more than 500,000 people are witness to the largest annual fireworks display in America. It’s the beginning of the Kentucky Derby Festival, and the unofficial start of springtime in the city. The 28-minute fireworks show, Thunder Over Louisville, launches in a suite on the 24th Floor of the Galt House, where a command center coordinates everything from the soundtrack to traffic on the Ohio River. This is the 25th year and, with good weather expected, may be the best…

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PRSM Presents Opportunity for Alpha Energy

It’s the most important gathering of facility managers in the country, bringing together hundreds of individuals responsible for the maintenance and efficient operation of retail stores across the country. So of course Alpha Energy Solutions is exhibiting at the 2014 Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association National Conference April 6-8 in Orlando, Fla. Barry Hartlage, Alpha’s National Accounts representative, and Sales Director Gerry Lewis are looking forward to meeting with representatives of national chains in Orlando. Alpha is the leading self-performing…

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Alpha on the Road at Slugger Field, Jeffersontown and Martinsville

Alpha Energy Solutions had a prime location at the Louisville Energy Alliance’s “Conservation Conversation” at Slugger Field in Louisville March 26. The event featured prominent speakers discussing key issues in the sustainability space, including developer Bill Weyland, Metro Louisville’s Ted Smith and entrepreneur Gill Holland. Alpha Energy Solutions representatives also took the opportunity to talk with Mayor Greg Fischer, who gave a speech addressing the importance of sustainability to the city’s future. “It was a great opportunity to talk with…

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Energy, Networking, Racing on Tap Next Week

HVAC Service professionals and other experts from Alpha Energy Solutions will be busy March 26-29 with two interesting local events and a weekend racing sponsorship. First, the Louisville Energy Alliance is presenting its Energy Conservation Conversation March 26 at Louisville Slugger Field. The event, in which Alpha will be an exhibitor and display its #41 Alpha Energy Solution race car, features conversations with some of the area’s leading practitioners and experts on, amongst other things HVAC service and energy. The…

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Alpha Energy Greets Neighbors at Riverport Vendor Fair

Boiler Service team members visit Riverport Despite chilly indoor temperatures, hundreds of guests turned out for the Riverport Business Association’s Vendor Fair – Health, Wellness and Safety Expo on March 13. Alpha Energy Solutions welcomed visitors at its booth, which featured the #41 Ben Rhodes racecar. Several Alpha Boiler service team members, and other professionals stopped by during the event, including Jim White, Dale Jones, Cecil Sowers, Marshall Jaggers and Roger Jolly. Alpha’s sales and marketing staff was represented by…

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Creative Solutions for Alpha’s PM Customers

Boiler Repair Technician By employing a wide range of skilled technicians, Alpha Energy Solutions is able to create innovative solutions to workplace equipment issues. Often these issues surface during routine inspections during Preventative Maintenance site visits. This was the case recently when Kirk Armes, an Alpha Energy Solutions boiler service technician, discovered that a customer’s equipment was susceptible to flooding because it was below ground. Armes suggested installing a Boiler Temperature Control Panel that put the controls in an accessible…

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It’s Time for Spring Cleaning and Maintenance

HVAC Service and More It’s time for spring cleaning. That’s not true just for  homeowners with HVACs, but for facility managers at commercial operations. For Alpha Energy Solutions customers who have preventative maintenance agreements, the spring spruce-up is one of four annual technician visits. Alpha technicians perform an 18-point HVAC (or other equipment) inspection on equipment, which include cleaning condenser coils, checking refrigerant levels and changing filters. “This is a really valuable service for our customers,” said Gerry Lewis, Alpha Energy’s Director…

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