Steffes to attend TechAdvantage 2017 Conference & Expo

Members from Steffes are scheduled to attend and host a booth at the TechAdvantage 2017 Conference & Expo Feb. 26 – Mar. 1 in San Diego, California. Paul Steffes, Al Takle and John Diem will showcase the latest Steffes Electric Thermal Storage (ETS) space heating units and the Grid–Interactive Electric Thermal Storage (GETS) Hydro Plus … Read More

Steffes to speak at NARUC Winter Committee Meetings

Steffes is excited to announce that John Diem has been invited to speak at the 2017 National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Winter Committee Meetings. John will participate as a panel member and discuss the under utilization of distributed energy resources. The panel will also discuss real-world capabilities of their solutions and how opening new … Read More

New Year – New Website

We’ve redesigned our website with you in mind. Steffes is proud to launch our newly redesigned website. The primary objectives of our site updates were focused on navigation, simplifying our content and increasing the visibility of our diverse offerings. The new design also allows for streamlined menus, clear navigation, and a responsive layout for all … Read More

What is GETS?

Grid–Interactive Electric Thermal Storage or “GETS” is a leading technology created, patented, and branded by Steffes for people who want more renewable electricity and lower bills. Steffes GETS is the most sophisticated, high-tech version of Grid-Interactive Water Heating, known in the electric utility industry by the acronym of “GIWH.” Our GETS system creates a highly flexible load with real-time control, optimizing … Read More

GETS Grid Services

Over the past several years, our Hawaiian pilot programs convincingly proved that our GETS System also delivers real-time high order and highly valuable grid-services. Currently in Hawaii those grid-services are supplied by generation derived from burning very expensive imported petroleum and diesel products which in turn greatly increases residential customer bills. Again because of those … Read More

GETS Real-Time Control

Steffes GETS is an advance version of demand response (DR) that adds bi-directional control, monitoring, measurement, and verification to standard electric resistance water heaters (WHs). Steffes GETS Dynamic Dispatch™ – Energy Management System The GETS system of Dynamic Dispatch™ consists of an Energy Management System (EMS) interface, an aggregation server, and a host (or fleet) of … Read More

Why GETS?

During Steffes’ two dozen pilots and trials over the past five years, Steffes confirmed that residential electric space and electric water heating in many regions in North America are major segments of residential load demand – usually amounting to 50% for space heating and 30% for water heating as percentages of the entire total residential … Read More

Steffes Recognized as one of 50 Best Places to Work

Steffes has been recognized as one of 2016’s 50 Best Places to Work by the Prairie Business Magazine. This is the 2nd year in a row that Steffes has been honored with this award and named one of the top 25 for-profit large employers.  “Steffes being on the list of best places to work reflects … Read More

Steffes Sponsors Wounded Warrior Guide Service

Steffes is proud to announce that we are sponsoring the Wounded Warrior Guide Service and their mission to provide veterans with enjoyable and meaningful outdoor adventures and  Steffes employees were given the opportunity to purchase t-shirts and all the proceeds went to this great cause. Along with the employee’s generous donations, Steffes generously offered to match … Read More