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    Energy Efficiency Consulting

    Realize efficiency savings faster with an enterprise-wide approach that drives continuous improvement throughout your entire portfolio.

Get from planning to savings faster

Driving efficiency in a global company presents many challenges: time zones, units, technologies, cultures and more. Planning is complicated and progress can be derailed by corporate restructuring. Leverage our proven consulting methodology to get you from planning to savings faster by developing an efficiency program at the enterprise-level that aligns with corporate business objectives and facility-level operations.

Together with your stakeholders from top-floor to shop-floor, our global network of energy and sustainability professionals will help you to:

> Integrate systems, processes and metrics consistently from corporate to site levels
> Identify and prioritize efficiency savings opportunities to accelerate payback and maximize returns
> Empower sites with the tools and expertise needed to maintain efficiencies and continuously optimize
> Maintain efficiency as a business accelerator while funding long-term initiatives

  • 3 key milestones to establish change-ready organizations

    Studies show that roughly 70% of change efforts fail to meet their intended outcomes. Establish a change-ready organization that can respond quickly and more strategically to the next disruptive change.

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  • Sustainable and efficient: the converging paths to success

    Hear from global industry leaders on how to converge efficiency and sustainability initiatives for better results.

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  • Responsible hospitality at Bella Center Copenhagen

    Hear how efficiency enabled a 360-degree strategy for sustainability at Scandinavia's largest conference and event center.

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    We help you build the business case for efficiency

    What role does energy efficiency play in your business success? Is it a brand differentiator, a driver of profitability, or a factor in production quality? Understanding the business case behind efficiency enables effective decision making and prioritization.

    Your energy efficiency action plan

    > Document energy efficiency goals
    > Transform abstract efficiency ideas into an actionable plan
    > Implement low-cost energy efficiency projects

    > Ensure energy efficiency training for all employees
    > Maintain visibility of all energy efficiency projects successfully
    > Provide capital-intensive project guidance
    • CASE STUDY Vehicle technology manufacturer

      By integrating supply, efficiency and sustainability into one strategic program, this global manufacturer gained a holistic view of the data and resources needed to save $5.5 million and 20% efficiency savings at six sites.

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    • CASE STUDY Food cooperative in France

      Agrial, one of France’s largest food cooperatives, is implementing a far-reaching efficiency program combining energy audits, upgrades and a performance contract for guaranteed savings.

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    • CASE STUDY UK cloud services provider

      Find out how iomart, the managed cloud services provider, has received more industry certifications than any other cloud and managed services provider in the UK.

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      Achieve energy savings to fund efficiency and sustainability ambitions

      Every energy dollar you save through conservation is a dollar you can use for capital improvements to meet your biggest goals. With an integrated efficiency and sustainability strategy, efficiency gains can be used to further energy cost savings while simultaneously reducing your global carbon footprint. With our proven methodology based on collaboration and knowledge-sharing, we can help you unlock capital and fund strategic initiatives that accelerate results in energy cost savings and carbon reduction across your global portfolio.

      Focus on enterprise-wide energy efficiency

      > Identify projects to reduce energy consumption by 15-30%
      > Centralize and streamline site-level performance data across your entire facility portfolio
      > Increase engagement and accountability at all levels of the organization

      > Enjoy a capital-project payback period of 3 years or less
      > Comply with regulations and compliance standards, such as ISO 50001
      > Ensure return-on-investment with performance contracting
      • An efficient sustainability investment strategy

        Capital projects with longer paybacks often fail to meet internal hurdle rates. How do you overcome internal red-tape to fund larger CapEx projects? Here’s one way you can get beyond the “low-hanging-fruit”.

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      • Rolls-Royce cuts energy costs, while reducing carbon footprint

        To truly maximize investments and outcomes, sustainability and energy efficiency initiatives must work together. This is how Rolls-Royce’s energy and sustainability programs help

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      • Weston Foods’ business case for energy efficiency

        Hear how this global food producer convinced senior management to make energy efficiency a business priority.

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        Achieve more energy and sustainability success

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        Our energy efficiency consulting experts are ready to assist you in building a strategy today!
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