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How to Cut Energy Costs at your Business

  • Posted by Pam Hoddinott
  • On January 10, 2020
Every organization understands the importance of making a profit. Saving money should be just as important.  According to ENERGY STAR, the average building wastes about a third of the energy it uses. The good news is that your organization may have significant energy savings potential and can easily start making energy an asset™. Reducing the […]
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Why Private Equity Firms Should Leverage Energy as an Asset

  • Posted by Pam Hoddinott
  • On December 11, 2019
By Jim Dore, Vice President, Services Solutions, Chateau Energy Solutions What is private equity? Private equity is an alternative investment type, which involves capital that is not publicly listed on traditional stock exchanges. The private equity market works through investors and funds who directly invest in private companies, participate in buyouts of public companies or contribute […]
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Central Plant Optimization – Making Improvements for Energy Efficiency and Reliability (Part 2)

  • Posted by Pam Hoddinott
  • On November 6, 2019
As you will recall from Part 1 of our Central Plant Optimization blog, central utility plants (CUP) are typically used to provide for the thermal and power distribution needs at large industrial plants and commercial high rises, as well as for campus type environments.  From an energy and environmental standpoint, total building or campus energy […]
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Central Plant Optimization – Making Improvements for Energy Efficiency and Reliability (Part 1)

  • Posted by Pam Hoddinott
  • On October 8, 2019
Owners of large commercial and industrial facilities typically utilize central utility plants to provide the necessary forms of energy to the facility to support operations.  For manufacturers, these forms of energy might include compressed air and steam.  For data centers, they might include backup generators and uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems. For all buildings, they include […]
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You Don’t Have to be Neighbors to be Neighborly

  • Posted by Pam Hoddinott
  • On September 17, 2019
Everyone likes a good neighbor. Those people who are always there to lend a hand, no matter the request or time of day. In today’s fast paced world, neighbors like this are becoming more of a rarity. But when a friend reached out to Chateau Energy Solutions’ Senior Project Manager, Jay Branch, to lend a […]
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