Looking for Cost Savings? Start with Energy.

Looking for Cost Savings? Start with Energy. By Sinead Ross, Titan Energy In the United States, industrial buildings contribute to one-third of total energy consumption, yet a majority lack an implemented energy management strategy. The primary source of energy consumption in industrial buildings is production-related, with costs determined by regional and local utility companies passing…

Case Study: Lumber Mill Industries

ChallengeThis forest products client had a difficult time managing the energy costs of their affiliated businesses including a sawmill, grinder, weld shop, repair shop and office space. Sustainability is at the heart of their business, including their corporate headquarters being powered 100% by solar, converting wood waste into organic mulch, and tracking greenhouse gas emissions.…

Case Study: Healthpeak Properties

ChallengeHealthpeak Properties, Inc., which owns 15 continuing care retirement communities across the United States, sought to control their portfolio’s operational costs. Each community within the portfolio was exposed to energy market volatility, subject to budget-busting prices for the supply of electricity and natural gas. Many communities are located in deregulated energy markets allowing for third…

Case Study: University lighting project

ChallengeAdministrators at University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, Connecticut were looking to replace broken lighting fixtures and also cut energy costs. The old, broken lights in the lecture and lab classrooms were safety hazards. The campus chapel and performance theater required specialized engineered solutions and equipment in order to address campus maintenance concerns. Approach…

Case Study: International manufacturer streamlines energy procurement to reduce operational costs

ChallengeTitan Energy worked with an international manufacturer to meet cost-saving targets, mitigate risk and help enhance a centralized energy procurement approach by paying closer attention to each site. Prior to working with Titan, the manufacturer’s energy accounts were contracted on a one-size-fits-all energy procurement approach, with scant attention paid to the unique characteristics of individual…