Alpha Energy Solutions Plays Key Role in Derby Festival

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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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Alpha Energy Solutions show car, driver Ben Rhodes in the Custom Auto Show

For the third straight year, the Alpha Energy Solutions #41 show car, along with driver Ben Rhodes, will be featured at the Carl Casper’s Custom Auto Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center this weekend. Rhodes, who is celebrating his 17th birthday today (Feb. 21), will be on hand to  sign autographs and talk with fans about his racing career on the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East.  The show is open Friday (6-11 p.m.), Saturday (10-10) and Sunday (Noon-6). In his most recent…

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Alpha Managers Share Key Info at Annual Meeting

One of the strengths of Alpha Energy Solutions’ regional business model is being able to incorporate successful strategies across a wide swath of geography and many different disciplines. It’s important that Alpha’s management team shares information from the field, along with new technology and updated business concepts. That’s why Alpha managers are meeting this week at the Crowne Plaze Hotel in Louisville. During the two-day meeting, about two dozen Alpha managers gather to go over everything from relationships with manufacturers…

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On the Air: On Track with Ben Rhodes

This article, by Roy Walter,  first appeared at Louisville Catholic Sports Network This weekend will mark the debut of “On Track With Ben Rhodes,” a television show created and produced by the Louisville Catholic Sports Network (LCSN). The show is co-hosted by Rhodes, the 16-year-old Holy Cross junior who will be racing full time in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East this year. Joining him as co-host is WHAS-11 sports anchor Kent Spencer. “It’s going to be really interesting for…

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