By providing customized energy management services to commercial and industrial clients across all industries, our energy consultants have built enduring, trusted relationships. Our clients are truly our partners. We value the opportunity to provide cost-efficient, individualized energy management strategies. Here are just a few client stories.

UPITT Case Study

Large University Saves Millions with Solar RFP Process

A large Midwestern University wanted to offset enough of its current electricity usage to see significant energy savings and meet its sustainability goals. When Usource approached the University with a unique opportunity to contract with a solar project located close to the main campus, the University was uncertain at first. Read Case Study

Elmira College

Elmira College Saves Big with Utility Bill Review

Elmira College became a Usource client in 2017, and with that new relationship came the wealth of knowledge and services that Usource provides. Usource advisors reviewed utility bills and usage data, and discussed goals and objectives with Elmira to develop an energy procurement strategy. Read Case Study

Market Expertise Helps Milk Producer Save on Energy Costs

As a large milk product producer in upstate New York, energy spend is a significant part of their operating budget. When Usource began working with the producer in 2008 they conducted a full energy review to understand the company’s existing energy usage patterns and procurement strategy as well as identify areas of opportunity for cost savings. Read Case Study

Strategic Energy Buying Saves Manufacturer $190k

When Usource began working with this large manufacturer in 2005, a fixed-price electric supply contract was the right fit. But as the client experienced rapid growth and plant expansion, it was time to consider strategic energy buying to maximize savings. Read Case Study

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Research Center Saves Green While Going Green

A laboratory in the state of New York was looking to procure a percentage of its energy consumption from renewable energy. With the breadth and depth of Usource’s supplier network, our advisors were able to obtain several renewable energy credit bids from suppliers, giving the client a competitive edge on pricing and ultimately saving the client over $125,000. Read Case Study

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Mount Sunapee

Creative Energy Options Help Ski Resort Control Costs

Mount Sunapee’s general manager was a knowledgeable energy buyer. In the summer of 2015, he had been tracking the energy markets, and knew the utility would soon announce a very competitive fixed rate for the upcoming winter. By analyzing Sunapee’s energy utilization, understanding their risk tolerance and resources available to actively time-manage snow-making, Usource was able to formulate a number of options. Read Case Study

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Rate Code Analysis Delivers $50k Savings for Hotel Group

When Usource began working with this multi-state owner/operator hotel group, our energy advisor reviewed the utility bills for any errors. The advisor quickly noticed a rate code discrepancy with one of the client’s locations during the rate code analysis; the utility distribution portion of the bill was coded in a way that charged the client a significantly higher rate than appropriate. Read Case Study


Usource Helps Lindt Chocolate Achieve Budget Stability

As one of the largest, premier chocolate makers in the world, Lindt strives to always meet demands with the highest quality product. Lindt was accustomed to strategically sourcing superior and sustainably produced raw materials for its production. To apply this disciplined approach to procuring electricity, Lindt turned to Usource for its expertise in energy markets and procurement. Read Case Study

Pats Peak

Usource Provides Pats Peak Top-Notch Energy Expertise

For busy ski resort Pats Peak, keeping costs low was just one of the top priorities. The fulltime responsibilities of running a busy ski resort and banquet center meant management also needed a reliable energy team that could keep an ear to the ground for market knowledge to inform strategic planning. Read Case Study

National Baseball Hall of Fame

Usource Provides Energy Cost Savings for NBHOF

Attracting more than 300,000 visitors per year, the National Baseball Hall of Fame (NBHOF) sought help to make sense of the deregulated energy market. Without the time, resources, or dedicated team in-house, NBHOF needed the expertise and partnership of a trusted energy advisor. Read Case Study