DEVELOPING AN ENERGY EFFICIENCY STRATEGY
Initiating an energy management plan to analyze your energy usage, lower your energy operating expenses and achieve your business objectives can be an overwhelming process. As your dedicated energy consultant, Usource will work with you to conduct an energy audit, benchmark facility power usage, identify available rebates, and implement an energy efficiency plan.
Energy Efficiency Projects
There are many ways to reduce your facility’s energy usage through efficiency projects. Usource energy consultants will work with you to identify cost-saving energy efficiency measures that make sense based on your goals and objectives. Potential areas we investigate for upgrades, monitoring, and automated controls include:
- HVAC systems
- Cooling and refrigeration systems
- Boiler systems
- Motors, pumps, and compressors
Not only is Usource extremely familiar with utility-sponsored energy efficiency rebates, but our consultants can also assist with utility energy efficiency RFP’s and federal subsidies as well. If your organization is thinking about embarking on an energy efficiency project, or in the midst of one right now, know that you don’t have to go through the process alone — a Usource energy consultant can help.
ENERGY EFFICIENCY FUNDING
Usource can also assist in sourcing and evaluating funding options for your next energy efficiency project(s). These projects can be paid for through monthly charges that appear on your energy supply bill.
- No initial cash outlay*
- Potential tax benefits
- Designed to decrease electricity usage
- No penalty for early payoff
- Avoid maintenance interruptions
- One provider and invoice for electricity and projects
HOW WE WORK WITH YOU
In collaboration with you, we clarify your goals for energy efficiency.
Site visit conducted
Your local contractor or one of Usource’s preferred vendor partners will conduct a site visit to determine which efficiency options provide the best value for you and meet your goals.
Scope of work & estimates completed
A scope of work is drafted, the costs established and an estimate of the energy reduction resulting from the project is identified.
Energy Impact Analysis
You execute a contract to purchase electricity and the efficiency measure(s).
Cash Flow Analysis
We will provide a cash flow analysis report showing the impact on your organization’s bottom line.