MN Energy Smart

Business Services

Energy Smart offers the following services to help your business take advantage of cost savings through energy efficiency. Contact Energy Smart at any time for more information on how we can assist your business.


On-Site Energy Consultation

Energy Smart staff will spend about one hour at your site reviewing energy use and helping to identify ways to reduce energy consumption. Following the visit, Energy Smart provides a report that lays out cost-effective strategies for saving energy, along with information about financial incentives available to you.

Energy Smart can also provide customized assistance to help your business or organization implement the energy-saving measures.  Learn more…


Phone Consultation

An Energy Smart staff member spends about an hour on the phone discussing energy use practices at your business or organization and asks questions about equipment and usage patterns. After the call, Energy Smart follows up with information about cost-effective strategies for reducing energy use and financial incentives available to you. To schedule a phone consultation, contact Energy Smart.


Utility Bill Analysis

A first step to assessing an organization’s energy-saving opportunities is understanding its energy use patterns. If you provide Energy Smart with 12 consecutive months of your facility’s electric and natural gas bills, Energy Smart can compile an analysis of energy use and provide information on how it stacks up to similar facility types. Learn more about the process…


Energy Benchmarking and Energy Star Rating Assistance

Knowing how your building compares with others regarding energy use is valuable information especially when deciding to make an energy related capital investment for your business. Energy Smart can help you through the benchmarking process. We also provide Energy Star building rating assistance through the Minnesota Energy Star Challenge. Learn more…


Project Funding Assistance

Energy Smart can help you find energy-efficiency funding, including utility rebates, grants and low-cost loans for your projects.  Learn more…


Community Focus

Energy Smart helps business, economic development and community groups engage local businesses in energy efficiency and get connected to resources they need to make the case for energy efficiency compelling and cost-effective. Learn more…


Workshops

Energy Smart can present on business opportunities for energy efficiency, financial incentives for energy efficiency and other topics for your organization. We tailor the presentation to the needs of the audience and can answer attendees’ questions.  Learn more…