Steffes receives prestigious When Work Works Award

Steffes Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices Steffes has been honored with a 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices. The prestigious When Work Works Award is part of the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM’s) When Work Works project, a national initiative that helps employers become more successful by transforming the … Read More

Grand Forks Hiring Event Monday, May 8, 2017

We’re hiring! Assemblers, welders, electricians, machine operators and more. Join us for food, prizes, tours and on the spot interviews. Bring with your resume and wear closed toe shoes. Click here view our open positions at Steffes.  Date: Monday, May 8th, 2017 Time: 3:00pm to 7:00pm Place: 6400 Gateway Drive, Grand Forks RSVP on facebook!  

Our GETS water heater, the Hydro Plus™, is changing the planet in Hawaii

Steffes and its partners have worked together to create cloud-based network of Grid-Interactive Electric Thermal Storage (GETS) water heaters on the western shore of Oahu, Hawaii. This network of 499 water heaters, fueled by solar and wind power, acts as a community battery. Each water heater is capable of storing 13 kilowatt-hours. “Hawaii is presenting … Read More

Steffes to Attend ESA 27th Annual Conference and Expo

Steffes is excited to attend the Energy Storage Association (ESA) 27th Annual Conference and Expo April 18-20 in Denver, Colorado. Kelly Murphy, business development specialist at Steffes, will participate in the poster presentation event April 19 beginning at 12:15 p.m. His presentation will cover the role of water heaters as energy storage. The ESA helps … Read More

Steffes exhibiting at the PBOG Conference & Expo

Steffes is excited to be exhibiting at the Permian Basin Oil & Gas Conference & Expo at the Midland Horseshoe Pavilion April 12-13 in Midland, Texas. Come see Steffes at Booth 111 and learn how Steffes can provide innovative solutions for your production needs. Visit with our Permian team members, Dan Spurgeon and Bobby Phelps, … Read More

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