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The biggest no-brainer in the history of facilities energy management.

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Sr. Director Business Development Utility Power Solutions

Rob is our founder and CEO. He Brings to Utility Power Solutions over 30 years of experience in electronic banking, Energy and Technology. His expertise in sales and marketing have created...

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  • Feb 12, 2019

Having worked with facility executives from some of the largest corporations in the world we have uncovered the ultimate "cart before the horse" paradigm. So many more projects would get approved, wasted time saved, and perhaps most importantly found money relocated back where it belonged in the first place, in our clients coffers!

What is this best kept secret the utility companies don't want you to know about? A forensic audit of your facility commodities. A software based examination of water, steam, sewage, electricity, natural gas even photo voltaic billing will uncover refund and savings opportunities over 60% of the time when conducted properly.

It gets better, the savings we're seeing averages over 15%. And if a refundable event is located 
most public utilities commissions require the utility to be responsible for up to 7 years, going back in time. You do the math. It turns out before any capital expenditures are requested or allocated, a utility audit, conducted by a reputable company, will simultaneously help fund and benchmark the project.

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Matt Chester on Feb 12, 2019

It does seem like most facilities would benefit from this-- do you have insights about what the inertia is that makes people signing up difficult?

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