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This Old House

We specialize in repairing and remodeling older homes, among other things.  For example, our warehouse is filled with out of production and hard to find electrical devices and components.   This enables us to speed time to service and repair. If your home was built before the late 1940s, chances are it contains knob and tube […]

We have to come clean!

Ungerman Electric has joined The Capital District Clean Communities Coalition.  The Coalition was established to advance the Capital Region’s economic, environmental, and energy security by promoting the use of alternative fuels, advanced vehicle technologies and policies that reduce petroleum consumption in transportation.  The  Coalition membership has grown to over 100 members from both the public and […]

Ungerman Electric Recognized As A Top Tier Electrical Contractor

We are proud to be recently recognized by the Albany Business Review for two accomplishments.    For the first time Ungerman Electric has made the Albany Business Review’s “The List” for Electrical Contractors in the Capital Region.     Additionally, Susan Ungerman, owner of Ungerman Electric, has been recognized, as one of 5 accomplished business […]

Backup Generators: We are generating a lot of interest!

The last snow and big wind caused many of our clients to lose power.  Whether you are a commercial or residential client, what is the impact of a disruption of electrical service?   For our area, this is not a rare event.  Whether weather related (think ice/snow build up on power lines, wind), or utility equipment […]

Brilliant! Smart Homes and Offices

Ungerman Electric expands its partnerships in energy efficiency & smart homes/offices.   Did you know that 50% of your utility bill is spent on Air Conditioning and Heating?    In our quest to look for ways to help our clients save significant money and a compelling return of investment, we have forged a partnership with NEST, a […]

We Are Developing Quite a Habit for Habitat for Humanity

It is becoming quite the habit.  We have been supporting Habitat for Humanity for several years for projects in Albany and Troy.  We recently started another project at Sheridan Hollow in Albany, Habitat’s most ambitious project to date.  Sheridan Hollow, one of the City’s most neglected neighborhoods, is being re-developed into a mixed-income, mixed-use sustainable […]

Ungerman Electric Completes Tesla Super Car Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Super Duper! More and more Capital Region residents and  their guests are buying electric cars. Whether at home, work, or any destination, the need to have car charging stations available is critical to acceptance, convenience, and customer loyalty. The “Rolls Royce” of electric vehicles is Tesla, boasting over 300 miles per charge and a luxury […]

Energy Efficient Lighting Design

The Future Is So Bright….We Have To Wear Shades   Ungerman Electric strengthens it energy efficient lighting design and upgrade credentials by partnering with NYSERDA on their commercial lighting program.  This is our second partnership with NYSERDA. The first focused on electric vehicle charging stations.  Energy efficient lighting design can help organizations save significant money […]

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Project

You’ll Get a Charge Out of This! Ungerman Electric partnered with DK Power, ChargePoint, National Grid, New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to launch the electric vehicle charging station project. Ungerman Electric continues to evolve its capabilities in emerging and innovative approaches to energy efficiency and sustainability.   We have partnered with industry […]

THE BEST OFFENSE IS A GOOD DEFENSE!

While emergencies do happen, it is always best to be pro-active and have your electrical service and smoke detectors routinely inspected by a professional, as you do for other critical systems (e.g. HVAC, fireplace, etc) in your house or facility. In fact, most property damage and injury/death at home are a consequence of electrically induced […]