Press Release

NAHAD Partners with APPI Energy on New Member Service

June 29, 2017

Beth Hiltabidle, NAHAD Marketing Specialist


Salisbury, MD, June 29, 2017 – NAHAD, the Association for Hose and Accessories Distribution, announced a new partnership with consulting firm APPI Energy to help NAHAD members reduce and manage electricity and natural gas costs for its members. APPI Energy will join with NAHAD as a part of its Value Partners Program, which offers discounted business services to NAHAD members to help their companies save money.

With APPI Energy as a Value Partner participant, NAHAD member companies have the opportunity to receive expert recommendations, cost reduction opportunities, and budget certainty through competitive procurement and fixed, all-inclusive contracts.

“Every day APPI Energy reviews the wide range of energy supplier prices across the country, and utilizes that data to help our clients reduce their operating expenses,” said Walter Moore, President and CEO of APPI Energy. “Recommendations to NAHAD members regarding when to buy energy, and which contract length is best, are based on extensive data analytics and over 21 years of transaction experience,” said Moore.

“We are pleased to partner with APPI Energy to offer our members an exceptional opportunity to reduce their company’s energy expenses. APPI Energy saves NAHAD members valuable time, and helps reduce operational expenses,” said Scott Moss, President of NAHAD. “Our members can benefit from competitive procurement solutions and spend more time focusing on growing their business. That is of great benefit to everyone.”

To learn more and get started, visit and click on Value Partners.

About APPI Energy

Founded in 1996, APPI Energy provides data-driven procurement solutions to commercial, industrial, and nonprofit customers in every deregulated energy market in the U.S. APPI Energy delivers superior consulting, coordination of energy management strategies, and world-class customer service. The firm reduces and manages electricity and natural gas costs for members of 155 affinity groups.


The mission of NAHAD is to promote a high standard of professionalism and integrity within the hose and hose accessories industry by providing a medium for communications, education, and training, so that quality is maximized and profitability is enhanced.