Be Tech Savvy with your Energy Purchasing

Be tech savvy with your energy purchasing

By Becky Thompson The Digital Age has caused major overhauls in many business sectors, and the energy industry is no exception. New technology available makes managing your energy easier than ever. Let’s say you want to lock in a specific rate. You can receive automated emails letting you know when the market has reached that […]

An Easy Guide to Efficiency ROI

An Easy Guide to Efficiency ROI

By Michael DeCaluwe When I’m working with a client who’s new to energy efficiency, the first question they ask is: What’s the ROI of this project? To help clients decide which project to pursue first, we’ve created an easy guide that outlines the payback period for each type of energy efficiency project. Projects can be […]

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

By Michael Zaura What do beer, iPhones, and Wrangler jeans have in common? They’re all made by companies who have pledged to have 100% of their electricity supplied by green energy by 2025. And it’s not just companies adopting green energy policies – cities such as Chicago and San Francisco have also pledged to be […]

How To Make a Strong Energy Portfolio

How To Make a Strong Energy Portfolio

By Mike Eckenroth Imagine you’re the Vice President of Operations for a national property management company. You have 10 property managers reporting to you, each managing 3-5 properties. As the company acquires buildings, energy decisions are left to the individual property managers. You receive their energy usage and spend reports annually, but you don’t have […]

Energy Audits and the Road to Energy Efficiency

Energy Audits and the Road to Energy Efficiency

By Calvin Cornish Uncovering Energy Efficiency Opportunities Energy efficiency is a hot topic in energy discussions, especially with the current incentives and rebates offered by electric and natural gas utilities. Because energy is a top 3 spend for many facilities and about 30% of energy in commercial buildings goes to waste, it’s not surprising that […]