Reinvest savings to renew your community
Attract new businesses and residents by reinvesting operational and energy savings into economic development projects. Sustainability projects can also boost your community’s brand with favorable rankings and media attention.
Modernize infrastructureInfrastructure is the biggest challenge facing municipalities today, according to the 2015 Menino Survey of Mayors. Tackle infrastructure needs and deferred maintenance with an energy performance contract that produces much-needed savings for reinvestment.
Improve technologyYour community is much more than just a courthouse or city hall. A complex network of buildings and systems service your citizens, all with different staff, procedures and budgets. A capital reinvestment project can help maintain critical infrastructure and speed up procurement.
Hot spot for sports tourism
Tourism and economic development go hand in hand. See how one small city is expanding its appeal as a sports tourism destination using an infrastructure improvement project to modernize city buildings and reinvest savings in new sports lighting at 27 fields.Watch video
Renovating historic buildings
Historic buildings represent a particular challenge that many local governments simply aren’t prepared to address. Read how cities and counties have found a solution that brings their historic properties into the 21st century while helping offset costs, improve operations and maintain aesthetics.Read eBook
Innovation as a competitive advantage
One city used its energy savings to help fund innovative technology enhancements such as a VoIP telecommunications system, LED lighting with daylight harvesting, GPS-controlled irrigation and solar-powered interactive kiosks, making it one of the greenest cities in its region.Read case study
- See how a multi-phase performance contract funds a master plan
Dallas County funded $73 million of improvements in 54 facilities - all without raising taxes.
Success speaks for itself
"We liked the fact that we were able to upgrade a number of aging mechanical, lighting and plumbing fixtures without creating a drain on our general fund to get them."
- Michael Thompson, City Administrator, Foley, AL
"Since we are trading the money that we are spending on utilities to complete the work, our citizens are not burdened with a tax increase."
- Judge Clay Jenkins, Dallas County, TX
"We found a solution with Schneider Electric that allowed us to reinvest in our city, modernize our infrastructure and capture new sports tourism opportunities."
- Mayor Jason Shelton, City of Tupelo, MS
Make your public utilities do more
Sustained and reliable performance for public utilities is critical to quality of life and continued economic development and growth. Energy costs continue to rise while regulatory and sustainability pressures mount. Taking advantage of new technologies and advanced solutions is a smart choice to reduce costs and improve the environment.
Optimize water/wastewater utilities
Florida city optimizes water/wastewater to prepare for growth
This city found a sustainable solution through a partnership with our water/wastewater specialists that will improve the city’s wastewater treatment processes, reduce operating costs and expand economic development opportunitiesRead case study
Texas city prepares for population growth
Read how this city replaced 7,000 aging water meters with automated equipment and renovated the entire water system to improve operations and capture more revenue.Read case study
Capture revenue with metering
A wastewater treatment plant is essential to a city’s financial and environmental success. See how this city made improvements to its infrastructure and captured $250,000 annually in lost water revenue.Learn more
How we help
A comprehensive capital recovery and reinvestment program combines key aspects of your operations into one cohesive solution. We help you innovate facilities and technology, generate revenue, improve sustainability and prepare for growth.Learn more
We find hidden revenue in nearly any operating budget and make it work for you. The results are lower utility bills, reduced maintenance expenses, and better facility performance. Let’s discuss your vision. Please fill out the short form.Click here
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