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Facility Optimization Management: Do You Think Your Building Is Running At Its Best?

This Verdantix webinar will provide software and hardware vendors, developing solutions for optimizing facilities, with insights into the broad theme of facility optimization management. View Full Details »

Free Subscribers only Webinar Published: 22 February 2017

IWMS Major Planon Extends Into Facilities Optimization With The IoT

In the near-term our analysis finds three types of customer that could benefit from Planon’s IoT applications: organizations with activity-based working strategies, those looking to maintain the performance of high efficiency buildings and IWMS users looking for greater insight into energy consumption. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 February 2017

Why Building Owners Should Review The Business Case For Facility Optimization

This Verdantix report investigates the potential savings that can be derived from facility optimization and why the default reaction of ‘squeeze facility management contracts’ may be counterproductive to achieving the largest savings possible. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 February 2017

What Should Real Estate And Facilities Software Executives Watch Out For In 2017? (Webinar)

This Verdantix webinar provides customers and software vendors with insights into the Real Estate, Energy and Facilities Information Management (REEFIM) market in 2017. You will hear about how a new wave of space optimization solutions will take off based on better occupancy data, how energy management and maintenance management software will move closer together and why edge analytics will increasingly feature in supplier IoT propositions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 26 January 2017

10 Predictions For Real Estate, Energy And Facilities Information Management In 2017

This report explores the key trends that will impact the real estate, energy and facilities information management (REEFIM) market in 2017. The scope covers a range of software categories that come together when managing real estate, such as integrated workplace management systems, computerised maintenance and management systems and energy management software. View Full Details »

Free Subscribers only Published: 22 December 2016

Next Generation Gas Meters Unlock New Energy Management Opportunities

The UK energy management market has long been dominated by efforts to manage the consumption of electricity. This report, for heads of energy and facilities and senior executives in metering services firms, leverages Verdantix research into the UK energy services market, as well as insights from our recent interviews with firms operating within the metering services value chain. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 December 2016

Is Demand-Side Energy Management Ready For The Internet of Things?

While the potential for IoT in energy and facility management is promising, the market is still developing and adoption rates vary widely. This report combines analysis of data from Verdantix annual surveys of 250 energy and facility managers with on-going Verdantix research, to help senior executives in energy and facility management software firms review their product strategies to drive adoption of IoT building solutions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 December 2016

Market Overview: Real Estate, Energy and Facilities Information Management

This report provides software executives and buyers with an overview of the changing market dynamics across customer demand, technology factors and software vendor strategies. This report will inform the decisions of C-level executives at software suppliers, facilities management and real estate services firms who own the innovation and strategy agenda and product roadmap for information management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 December 2016

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2016: Data Tables

This report contains data collected through the Verdantix Global Energy Leaders Survey 2016 with 250 energy decision-makers and buyers segmented by region and industry group. Verdantix clients should use this data with the report “Global Energy Leaders Survey 2016 Budgets And Priorities” for context and to understand the scope of the study. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 05 October 2016

Building Operators Target Integration Of Energy And Facility Optimization

Building owners on the search for cost savings and operational efficiency are often hesitant to increase facility budgets – forcing facility teams to do more with less.This report helps facility managers review their strategies for ways to increase performance, such as through the integration of energy and facility management, to develop facility optimization management (FOM) strategies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 September 2016

Accruent Takes A Significant Strategic Step Through Verisae Acquisition

On September 22, 2016, Accruent, a provider of real estate, facilities and asset management solutions, announced it acquired Verisae, a provider of solutions to manage asset and equipment maintenance, energy, mobile workforces, sustainability and compliance. This report helps buyers of facilities and real estate management software and services, such as directors of facilities and estates, to understand the significance of the Verisae acquisition. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 28 September 2016

The Future Of The Building Energy Management Software Market

This report provides strategic guidance for senior executives who own building energy management software (BEMS) applications at software firms, services firms and power utilities. The analysis helps BEMS vendors to review their business strategy to align with customer needs and market challenges. Verdantix identifies four strategies BEMS vendors can use to address market trends and to overcome difficult market conditions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 14 September 2016

Facilities Optimization: Connecting Facility Performance Data With Real Estate Investment Strategy

This webinar explores how functionality from energy software, computerized maintenance and management software, integrated workplace management systems and real estate management software will evolve into end-to-end platforms that offer a more compelling value proposition than today’s many point solutions. We further explore how this creates opportunities for consultants and FM firms. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 08 September 2016

Energy Management: Global Market Trends And Customer Priorities in 2016 (Webinar)

This Verdantix webinar presents our latest survey data from interviews with over 250 senior managers responsible for energy management across 15 geographies. As the only independent global energy management survey available in the market today, this is a must attend webinar for anyone charged with leading energy services strategies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 11 August 2016

Facilities Optimization Management Emerges As A New Vision For Optimizing Building Portfolios

This report provides facilities directors, real estate leaders, heads of energy and maintenance with an introduction to Verdantix coverage of Facilities Optimization Management (FOM). Verdantix research with building owners and interviews with over 30 software vendors, facilities management providers and real estate advisers indicate that the FOM market is taking shape in multiple guises. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 July 2016

GPT Partners With Envizi To Boost Performance Of Premium Real Estate

Australia-based GPT Group works with Envizi to enable it to efficiently utilize the data from its portfolio properties to drive a successful implementation of its energy, facility and sustainability optimization plan. This report helps property managers understand how the GPT Group has successfully tackled its building data challenge and integrated energy data management into a comprehensive facility management strategy to achieve its commercial objectives. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 July 2016

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2016: Software Brands

This report helps strategy leaders, Chief Marketing Officers and business development directors at software firms measure how heads of energy management perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. The Verdantix survey interviewed 250 senior energy decision-makers with direct responsibilities for corporate-wide energy management strategies and initiatives, including software selection. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 June 2016

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2016: Budgets And Priorities

This report helps energy and facilities directors to understand and benchmark their energy management strategies, current budgets and improvement priorities with high revenue firms globally. Verdantix interviewed 250 energy management decision-makers and budget holders from firms with revenues of at least $250 million to over $1 billion. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 June 2016

Siemens And IBM Collaborate To Enhance Smart Buildings With IoT

The development of platforms to support the internet of things (IoT) is opening up innovative value propositions that enable increased investments in smart building technologies for the optimization of facility management strategies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 June 2016

UK Facility Teams Use Energy As A Catalyst To Enhance Facility Performance

This report helps executives to benchmark their organization’s strategies, investments and priorities for energy management. Providers of energy management technologies and services can use this report to align their UK product plans with market demands. We analysed research from the Verdantix Energy Leaders 2015: Budgets and Priorities survey and a 2016 survey of executives responsible for energy management in the UK. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 June 2016

Schneider Electric Innovates To Lower Cost Of Smart Buildings

The firm reiterated its intent to continue to invest in expanding its smart building value proposition for building operators at the 2016 Schneider Electric Innovation Summit. At the Summit, Verdantix witnessed new product and services launches that will enable Schneider Electric to help clients implement solutions to enhance corporate operational efficiency measures. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 June 2016

Verisae Uses IoT-Based Solutions To Optimize Facility Management

Managers responsible for energy management, an integral part of facility management, are turning their attention towards broader optimization solutions, and the technologies that enable those solutions, to achieve their internal targets. Verdantix has identified how focusing on facility and asset lifecycle management can provide larger than anticipated benefits when compared to a focus solely on energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 03 May 2016

What Can We Learn From Energy Management Big Spenders In Retail?

This report helps corporate Heads of Energy and Facilities better understand the challenges facing retail firms and how they have addressed these obstacles. This report draws on Verdantix research into energy management practices and specifically the use of energy management software over the past eight years. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 31 March 2016

Eight Building Energy Management Software Acquisition Opportunities

The past five years have seen a significant number of mergers and acquisition deals within the energy management industry. This consolidation has been driven by multiple factors including tough market conditions, as well as utility strategies. This report helps investors, as well as CEOs and Heads of Strategy within the facility management, energy services and utilities sectors to understand which software firms are ripe for acquisition and the specific points that make them stand out. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 08 March 2016

BuildingIQ Sets Sights On Asian Market With $14 Million IPO

In December 2015, BuildingIQ, a US-headquartered building energy management software and services firm, completed an initial public offering (IPO). BuildingIQ, valued at $85 million ($59 million) after listing, provides analytics through its software and services solution which enables commercial building owners and operators to model and optimize HVAC operations to reduce energy costs. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 March 2016

What The Latest Round Of M&A Means For The UK Energy Services Market

An analysis of M&A activity shows a lot of consolidation amongst energy brokers, utilities remain at the centre of energy services investments and remote management technologies are the hot capability for delivering energy services at scale. Verdantix finds that going forward, market participants looking to make a strategic takeover in the UK energy services market will need to work hard to create any kind of scale. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 18 February 2016

IBM Seeks To Tame The Unruly World Of Internet Of Things In Buildings

IBM acquired the TRIRIGA Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) in 2011 to combine it with IBM’s existing Maximo Enterprise Asset Management system as part of its ‘Smarter Buildings’ initiative. Verdantix analysis finds IBM’s shift from energy management to building lifecycle management, while innovative, will require significant client engagement to develop appropriate business cases for broad adoption. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 December 2015

How To Benefit From Energy Project And Portfolio Management Software

This report identifies the types of energy efficiency project challenges firms are facing and helps senior executives and decision-makers understand the benefits of project and portfolio management modules within building energy management software. Verdantix analysis finds that energy efficiency project and portfolio management software solutions are particularly beneficial to firms investing heavily in on-site renewables or providing energy services across diverse building portfolios. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 December 2015

Building Energy Management Software Market Size & Forecast 2014-2020

This report helps building energy management software suppliers and partners project revenue streams and plan sales and marketing strategies by sizing and forecasting the market for their software products. Verdantix forecasts the building energy management software market in eight countries – Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, the UK and the US – will grow from $277 million in 2014 to $505 million in 2020. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 28 December 2015

UK Energy Performance Contracting Market Deal Tracker 2015

This report provides an independent view of the different deal types that are being publicly announced in the UK energy services market in 2015. This report will help firms identify the pockets of growth and plan for the future. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 December 2015

Still Room To Innovate: Elster EnergyICT Pushes Boundaries On Energy M&T

This report takes a deeper look into the software functionality associated with energy monitoring and targeting (M&T), as defined in Verdantix Green Quadrant research, and helps energy managers understand how the current generation of energy management software tackles this critical functionality. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 December 2015

10 Hot Trends For Energy Management In 2016

This report explores the key trends across energy services and energy management software that will impact commercial, industrial and utility sectors in 2016 and beyond. The analysis finds that while energy management is now mature across some areas, executives and energy services practice leaders will be busy in 2016 refining their strategies for the SME market, determining how to take advantage of disruptive technologies, and more. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 December 2015

Energy Management Software Product Assessment: Industry Behemoths Begin To Take Control (Webinar)

This webinar will share research towards answering questions such as: What does the current energy management software supplier landscape look like? What factors are shaping the direction of the energy management software market over the next three years? How should corporates plan to use energy management software in the next three years? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 20 November 2015

10 Steps To Help Industrial Firms Realize Energy Saving Opportunities

This report helps senior executives responsible for energy management within industrial firms understand and benchmark their energy strategy, and the steps they need to take to better capitalize on opportunities. The report provides an overview of current industrial energy management (IEM) strategies in North America. The report provides firms with 10 steps they should take to realize savings from energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 November 2015

Industrial Energy Management: Market Trends and Customer Priorities (Webinar)

This Verdantix webinar presents survey data from interviews with over 130 senior managers responsible for energy management in industrial facilities across North America. You will learn about the priorities for energy management at industrial facilities, the direction of budgets and the use of software and hardware to improve energy efficiency. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 30 October 2015

Green Quadrant® Building Energy Management Software 2015 (Global)

This report provides a detailed comparison of 27 building energy management software applications to help corporate buyers save time, reduce costs and mitigate risks when selecting products and suppliers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 06 October 2015

Verisae Has Sights Set On Utility Industry With RWE Deal

On July 7, 2015, energy, facility, machine-to-machine monitoring and sustainability management software supplier Verisae, announced that German utility RWE will use its mobile workforce management (WFM) solution, vx Field, as the central solution for its Meter Operations Management (MOM) system project. The MOM system will coordinate the planning and management of the rollout of smart meters throughout RWE’s regional companies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 25 September 2015

New Entrant kWIQly Aims To Curtail Multi-Site SMEs’ Gas Use

The past four years have seen an increasing number of energy management firms, software firms and utilities explore opportunities to deliver energy management solutions to small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Verdantix finds that kWIQly’s use of virtual audits and predictive maintenance diagnostics positions its solution for the multi-site SME market; however, kWIQly will need a diverse range of partnerships to crack open the market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 September 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Data Tables

The Verdantix Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Data Tables provides a global benchmark of energy management priorities, budgets and governance based on interviews with 285 heads of energy in firms with revenues of at least $250 million. This global energy survey provides hard data against which energy leaders can benchmark their spending plans and priorities for 2016. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 August 2015

Global Survey Data: Energy Management Budgets & Priorities For 2016 (Webinar)

This webinar provides senior managers responsible for business planning, strategy, marketing and sales in energy services and equipment suppliers with the hard data you need to align your 2016 plans with the realities of market demand. The Verdantix global survey data also provides insight into country-specific and industry-specific trends across segments such as decentralized energy, energy performance contracts, energy storage and energy software. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 06 August 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Technology Services

This report helps strategy leaders, Chief Marketing Officers and business development directors at technology services firms measure how heads of energy management perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. The Verdantix survey interviewed 276 senior energy decision-makers with direct responsibilities for corporate-wide energy management strategies and initiatives, including technology services vendor selection. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 13 July 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Equipment Brands

This report helps strategy leaders, Chief Marketing Officers and business development directors at energy management equipment firms measure how corporate energy management decision-makers perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. The Verdantix survey interviewed 275 senior energy decision-makers with direct responsibilities for corporate-wide energy management strategies and initiatives, including energy management automation and controls equipment selection. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 July 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Software Brands

This report helps software firms measure how heads of energy management perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. The Verdantix survey interviewed 285 senior energy decision-makers with direct responsibilities for corporate-wide energy management strategies and initiatives, including software selection. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 09 July 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Consulting Brands

This report helps strategy leaders, Chief Marketing Officers and business development directors at consultancies to measure how corporate energy management decision-makers perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. The annual revenues of respondents’ firms were a minimum of $250 million with 71% of firms having revenues over $1 billion, representing 21 industries and 15 geographies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 08 July 2015

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2015: Budgets and Priorities

This report provides a global benchmark of energy management priorities, budgets and governance based on interviews with 285 decision-makers positioned at an executive level; its findings will help shape corporate decisions on energy and energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 July 2015

Most Exciting Energy Management Companies to Watch in 2015

This report helps investors, and Heads of Strategy and Product Development within energy services firms to understand highly interesting or fast growing firms in the UK energy management market, and the specific points that make them stand out. The analysis finds that certain firms are pioneering services and technologies to open up the small and medium business market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 06 July 2015

Energy Management in the Age of the Internet of Things

The latest macro theme to shake up the technology world is the Internet of Things (IoT). In many ways energy is a perfect problem for IoT solutions. The IoT trend is shaking up the industry with incumbents having to respond fast to innovation-led entrants that leverage open standards, data from multiple networks and the ability to shift the intelligence of the solutions to the cloud. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 June 2015

Simpler Software Pricing Models Help Drive Adoption

As the energy management software market has matured, so have the pricing models suppliers use for their solutions. This report explains the most common pricing models that software suppliers adopt and the benefits of each model. The report helps senior executives in energy software firms, practice leaders in partner services firms, as well as decision-makers within corporates, better understand the variety of energy management software pricing models available. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 June 2015

Cisco Opens Door to Internet of Things Energy Solution

Cisco acquired energy management software supplier JouleX in July 2013, to increase the number of services it offered to new and existing customers. This report helps Chief Information Officers, Heads of Energy and Facilities Directors to understand the functionality and benefits of the JouleX software solution, branded Cisco Energy Management Suite. To better understand how Cisco has integrated JouleX, Verdantix spoke with Player Pate, Cisco Marketing Manager. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 05 June 2015

Urjanet Supports Growth Of Energy Management Ecosystem

Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Atlanta, Urjanet is a cloud-based provider of energy data that uses proprietary technology to capture and aggregate near real-time data on energy prices and consumption, directly from utilities and interval meters View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 02 April 2015

Wipro EcoEnergy Serves Up Savings To Restaurant Chains

This is one in a series of Verdantix reports that analyses energy services designed for specific energy domains, such as data centres, retail stores or restaurants. To hear more about Wipro EcoEnergy’s proposition for the restaurant sector, Verdantix attended a product demonstration and interviewed members of Wipro EcoEnergy’s restaurant practice. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 March 2015

Where Next For UK Energy Services?

The energy services market is very broad, incorporating a wide range of quite distinct service lines. The number of different types of services included under this umbrella, as well as the affinity of energy with other disciplines, means there are suppliers from a broad range of backgrounds targeting the UK energy services market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 January 2015

Panoramic Power Expands Focus To Operational Performance

Founded in 2009, Panoramic Power brings together non-invasive, wireless and self-powered device level hardware, cloud-based software and supporting services to help firms manage energy demand and improve operational performance. In December 2014, Panoramic Power announced that it had raised a further $7 million in Series B funding with software firm Autodesk joining existing investors. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 January 2015

Hot Trends For Energy Management In 2015

This report explores the key energy management trends that will impact commercial, home, industrial and utility sectors in 2015 and beyond. It builds on years of detailed Verdantix research into energy technologies, energy services and power utilities, including interviews we conducted with 500 energy managers in 2012 and 2013. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 January 2015

Siemens Advantage Navigator Bridges Energy And Sustainability

In June 2014, Siemens launched its new software platform, Advantage Navigator, bringing together energy demand, energy supply and sustainability data – which used to exist within discrete applications – into one comprehensive platform. This report helps heads of energy, facilities, procurement and sustainability, understand how Advantage Navigator enables end users and Siemens services teams to drive more value from energy and sustainability data. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 December 2014

10 Hot Energy Management Trends for 2015 (Webinar)

What are the key energy management trends that will impact corporates and utilities in 2015? Join this webinar to hear Verdantix predictions of what’s in store for the year ahead, leveraging our research into energy technologies, energy management and power utilities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 11 December 2014

Smart Innovators: Industrial Energy Management Software

This report provides Energy Directors, Finance Directors and Heads of Operations with an independent analysis of industrial energy management software. Verdantix selected the industrial energy management software market for a smart innovators report because our research has shown that individuals responsible for corporate energy management within industrial firms lack the necessary tools to achieve their energy-related business objectives. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 03 December 2014

Energy Services Firms Need The Right Software Partnerships

This report provides heads of strategy within energy services firms, facilities management firms, energy consultancies and power utilities, with an independent analysis of key software partnership models in the energy services market. As energy management becomes increasingly technology-led, software partnerships have become a key feature of the market as services firms look to boost capabilities and deliver at scale. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 December 2014

Where Next For Energy Management Software?

In this webinar Verdantix will share unique insights from recent research answering questions such as: What does the energy management software supplier landscape look like today? How big is the building energy management software market? What factors are shaping the direction of the energy management software market over the next five years? How should corporates plan to use energy management software in the next five years? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 23 October 2014

FirstFuel A Smart Choice for Opower Partnership

On September 9, 2014, Opower, a leading supplier of utility customer engagement solutions, announced a global strategic partnership with FirstFuel, a software supplier that provides utilities with intelligence on energy efficiency opportunities within medium and large commercial buildings. Both firms help utilities design and manage large-scale customer engagement and energy efficiency strategies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 September 2014

What Is The Outlook For US Energy Management?

The energy management market in the US is highly complex and multi-faceted, with suppliers and customers both dealing with their own unique challenges. Which factors contribute the most and how do firms react in the face of these drivers? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 September 2014

Building Energy Management Software Market Size and Forecast 2013-2019

Cost savings opportunities, regional and national building energy efficiency policies, and globally increasing energy prices are driving demand in the building energy management software market. This report helps software suppliers and partners project revenue streams and plan strategies by sizing and forecasting the market. Verdantix forecasts the market in eight countries—Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, the UK and the US—will grow from $253m in 2013 to $514m in 2019. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 September 2014

Verisae Gains Momentum With Acquisition Of ViryaNet

On June 10, 2014, energy, facility, machine to machine monitoring and sustainability management software supplier Verisae announced its acquisition of ViryaNet for $18.8 million. Following the deal, Verdantix spoke with Jerry Dolinsky, CEO of Verisae, to hear about the specifics of the transaction and what this means for Verisae’s customers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 August 2014

Home Energy Management Market Gears Up For Growth

This report provides Heads of Strategy and Product Development, as well as utility executives, with an independent analysis of Home Energy Management (HEM) market activity across three regions: the US, Europe and Asia. To better understand activity in these regions, Verdantix reviewed over three years of publicly announced deals covering HEM implementations, as well as partnerships, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and investments, collected through our quarterly Smart Grid Deal Tracker. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 August 2014

Energy Software Delves Deeper Into Asset Management

Optimizing energy-consuming assets is a big challenge, particularly for large firms or for firms in asset-intensive industries such as food and beverage, manufacturing or retail. This report helps Heads of Energy and Heads of Facilities better understand the capabilities of software applications available on the market to assist with identifying and diagnosing faults, scheduling maintenance events and managing the consumption of energy-consuming assets. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 June 2014

Who Benefits Most From Energy Management Software?

Energy management software apps first started flooding the market in 2008 when much of the conversation in the market was around carbon. Since 2008 corporates’ acknowledgment of the importance of energy management, prices and legislation has increased, with energy rather than carbon now the topic of conversation. As energy management strategies have evolved over time, firms have shared responsibility for procuring, managing and reporting on energy consumption across multiple business functions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 25 June 2014

EnerNOC Gets The Focus Right With New Software Strategy

Boston-headquartered EnerNOC’s strategic plan involves diversifying its traditional business in demand response aggregation by offering a broader mix of energy software and services. This plan took a major step forward during the first half of 2014, when EnerNOC announced both a new software proposition and a series of international acquisitions designed to bolster its capabilities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 24 June 2014

Technology Applications Transform Energy Services

The global energy value chain – from fuel inputs to end?user consumption – is undergoing a multi?decade transformation. A shift from centralized to decentralized generation, supply security issues, major policy changes and higher prices ripple through to all market participants. This report helps leaders of energy services practices understand how technology is transforming energy services propositions to be able to deliver on a larger scale. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 19 June 2014

How To Select Building Energy Management Software

Now in its fifth year, the Verdantix benchmark of energy management software is the authoritative assessment of the functionality of the leading building energy software applications available on the market. Join energy software guru and Verdantix Industry Analyst Alisdair McDougall for his round up on the market based on the recently published Green Quadrant on Building Energy Management Software . View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 22 May 2014

Energy Software To Manage Supply Side Reaches Maturity

Validating the accuracy of utility invoices and identifying the appropriate tariff is a constant challenge for multi-site firms. This report draws on the data from the Verdantix Green Quadrant Building Energy Management Software fact base and helps Energy Directors, VPs of Real Estate and Facilities, and accounts payable departments better understand the software applications available to assist with their supply-side management activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 May 2014

SMEs Are The New Battle Ground For Energy Propositions

Energy services propositions traditionally have under-served small and medium enterprises (SMEs) due to low energy expenditure per site and the fragmented nature of the segment. Opportunities among SMEs are now opening up as lowering technology costs are enabling energy service providers to develop more cost-effective solutions. This report analyses the market forces behind the growing momentum in the energy management market for small and medium firms. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 May 2014

Home Energy Management: Partnerships For Success

This report provides Heads of Strategy and Product Development, as well as utility executives, with an independent analysis of the partnership models being formed in the home energy management (HEM) market. To better understand this topic, we interviewed 19 providers of HEM devices, software and services, and reviewed partnership deal data collected through our quarterly Smart Grid Deal Tracker. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 April 2014

Smart Innovators: Home Energy Management

This report provides Heads of Strategy and Product Development, as well as utility executives, with an independent analysis of the home energy management (HEM) market. Verdantix selected this subject for a Smart Innovators report because hundreds of suppliers – ranging from power utilities to telecom suppliers – have moved into the HEM market looking to improve customer retention or grow revenues from their HEM divisions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 April 2014

Ecova Updates Software To Match Changing Energy Landscape

In early 2014, Ecova plans to launch a new version of the Ecova Energy and Sustainability Management Platform. Ecova aims to improve upon the old system’s user interface, navigability and energy reporting capabilities in order to meet evolving customer demands and advances in data collection technology. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 31 March 2014

Green Quadrant® Building Energy Management Software 2014 (Global)

The building energy management software market emerged in the 1990s in response to corporate challenges to manage increasing energy prices, risk from energy market volatility and rapidly evolving energy and carbon regulations. Heads of Energy, Facilities, Finance and Procurement who are looking for building energy management software to support their energy management activities should read this report to understand how to shortlist suppliers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 31 March 2014

Best Practices for Investing in Building Energy Management Software (Webinar)

Buyers in the energy management software market face a diverse range of software suppliers spanning enterprise software providers, equipment and controls firms, energy consultants and services firms such as EnerNOC, Panoramic Power, Schneider Electric and Verisae. But everyone needs to get the CFO on board to approve the $100k to $1m investment depending on the size and complexity of your organizational needs. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 20 March 2014

Verdantix Toolkit: Business Case For Building Energy Management Software

Verdantix has developed a business case toolkit to quantify the tangible financial benefits of investing in energy management software. Though there are many business case toolkits for business software, this is the only research and toolkit available for users to build business cases to fund energy management software. Users can download the excel spreadsheet and change assumptions to tailor more closely to their requirements. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 March 2014

Business Case For Building Energy Management Software (Report and Online Toolkit)

Rising energy costs and pressure to disclose sustainability data have increased the number of firms considering investing in energy management. Verdantix has developed a business case toolkit to quantify the tangible financial benefits of investing in energy management software. This report explains the premise behind the toolkit and some of the additional benefits that may arise from investing in energy management software. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 March 2014

Matrix Deal Fuels Competition In UK Energy Services Market

On September 6, 2013, E.ON Connecting Energies, part of the $132 billion revenue Germany-headquartered utility E.ON, announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Matrix, a UK-headquartered energy services firm. The deal value is thought to be in the region of £85 million to £100 million. This makes it the standout acquisition in the UK energy services market of 2013. Post-acquisition, Matrix will remain a separate brand sitting within E.ON Connecting Energies. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 14 January 2014

JouleX Key To Cisco’s Growing Technology Services Offering

On July 1, 2013 Cisco, the networking and communications technology provider, announced it had completed the acquisition of JouleX, a supplier of IT energy management software. Post-acquisition, JouleX will be part of the Connected Energy Solutions team within Cisco’s Industry Solutions group. JouleX’s product portfolio will integrate into Cisco’s EnergyWise solution. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 December 2013

Coping With The Energy Challenge: Energy Management Strategies In 2014 (Webinar)

Join this Verdantix webinar to see the findings from our annual survey of 250 corporate energy leaders located in 13 countries. The survey data covers 2013-2014 energy managements budgets in detail, including planned budget increases by industry sector, sources of funding for 10 key initiatives and 2014 spending priorities across building technologies, energy management software, smart meters, onsite renewables and other energy initiatives. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 03 October 2013

Rising Energy Software Brand Awareness Fuels Competition

In 2008 and 2009, 40 software suppliers launched energy management apps into the global market. To date, software suppliers have had varying levels of success in this very competitive market. This report helps strategy leaders, chief marketing officers and business development directors within software firms understand how heads of energy perceive their brand and benchmark levels of awareness and engagement. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 October 2013

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2013: Data Tables

The Verdantix Global Energy Leaders Survey 2013: Data Tables provides a global benchmark of energy management priorities, budgets and governance based on interviews with 250 heads of energy in firms with revenues of at least $250 million. The respondents represent 20 industries and are located in 13 countries. This global energy survey provides hard data against which energy leaders can benchmark their spending plans and priorities for 2014. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 July 2013

Urjanet Unravels Utility Billing With Big Energy Data Service

This report provides VPs of strategy and VPs of product development within energy software and services firms, as well as heads of energy and procurement within corporates with an overview of Urjanet’s energy data as a service proposition. Verdantix spoke with Sanjoy Malik, CEO; Erik Becker, VP Sales and Business Development; and Erik Gabrielson, Head of Marketing to find out more about Urjanet’s services. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 July 2013

CarbonSystems Rebrands As Envizi To Cement Its Energy Vision

On July 22nd, 2013, Australian-headquartered enterprise energy and sustainability management software firm CarbonSystems announced that the firm is rebranding to Envizi. To hear more about the brand repositioning, Verdantix spoke with Envizi’s CEO, David Solsky. This report analyses the decision to remove ‘carbon’ from the firm’s logo and how Envizi successfully extended its capabilities from carbon management software to enterprise energy and sustainability management software. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 July 2013

How The Era Of Big Data Is Transforming Energy Management (Webinar)

Today, energy management is data-centric. The steady deployment of millions of smart meters, sub-meters and sensors globally are creating a “treasure trove” of energy insights for organizations across manufacturing, retail, technology and utilities sectors. Join this Verdantix webinar as we reveal the technology innovations which are enabling firms to overcome these challenges and more strategically manage energy. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 11 July 2013

GridPoint Mitigates Risks From Natural Disasters

This report provides CEOs, VPs of strategy and VPs of product development with an overview of GridPoint’s new Disaster Recovery Framework, developed in parallel with a major North American retailer. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 July 2013

US Energy Management Spend 2012-2017

This report provides energy leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the US market for energy management between 2012 and 2017. The report helps executives answer questions such as: What are the investment levels across equipment, consulting, implementation and services? Which markets are growing or declining? How will investment levels vary by industry? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 24 June 2013

Market Overview: Industrial Energy Management

This report provides an overview of the current industrial energy management (IEM) market from a customer and supplier perspective. Verdantix conducted 12 interviews with customers of IEM services and solutions, held in-depth interviews with 17 suppliers of IEM services or solutions and analysed 137 responses from industrial firms to the Verdantix Energy Leaders Survey. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 June 2013

Energy Management Software and Services Partnership Map

Throughout 2012 energy management software providers such as CA Technologies, IBM and IHS developed an ever expanding ecosystem of partners. Partnership announcements will continue into 2013 driven by the need to deliver global implementations, gain access to senior budget holders and boost revenue from newly created energy consulting and services divisions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 April 2013

How To Deliver On-Site Renewables At Scale

This report provides energy decision-makers in roles such as Director of Energy and Facilities Manager with an independent analysis of the 20 largest on-site renewable programmes in the US – ranked by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Verdantix assessed these on-site renewables deployments to better understand trends in technology selection and energy services delivery partnership capabilities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 March 2013

Hot Topics In Energy Management (Webinar)

The global energy value chain is in the middle of a multi decade transformation. A shift from centralized to decentralized generation, supply security issues, major policy changes and higher prices impact plant managers, facilities directors, building information modellers, heads of energy services firms and most recently, CFOs. This webinar uses case study analysis and unique survey data to reveal the hot topics in energy management in 2013 View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 01 March 2013

Finding The Right Energy Management Software Match (Webinar)

Based on Verdantix Green Quadrant® Energy Management Software (Global) 2013, this webinar helps Heads of energy, facilities, finance and sustainability looking for enterprise software to support their energy management activities, to understand how to shortlist suppliers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 18 January 2013

Green Quadrant® Energy Management Software (Global) 2013

This report provides a detailed comparison of 14 enterprise energy management software applications to help corporate buyers save time, reduce costs and mitigate risks when selecting products and suppliers. Based on the proprietary Verdantix Green Quadrant methodology, the analysis combines benchmark data from 14 live product demonstrations, responses to a 134 point questionnaire and interviews with an independent panel of 15 customers across 13 industries. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 January 2013

Energy Management In Emerging Economies: Trends From The B.R.I.C.S And Mexico (Webinar)

Energy management has become a headline issue for firms operating in emerging markets. Firms across Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa and Mexico are spending an average of $5.5 million annually on energy management. But how is this money being spent and how will spending trends evolve over the next five years? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 14 December 2012

Ecova And Aclara Help Utilities With Customer Engagement

In February 2012, Ecova and Aclara announced a new partnership, focusing on home energy management: Home Energy Plan. The plan joins the competitive home energy management market, a sector that is experiencing a greater integration of software to complement existing services. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 November 2012

Smart Innovators: Big Energy Data Software

This report provides Energy Directors, Finance Directors and Heads of Operations with an independent analysis of energy data analytics software. Verdantix selected this subject for detailed study because ’Big Data’ on energy- with the implementation of millions of smart meters and scaling up of corporate energy programmes- is creating new technical and organizational challenges. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 November 2012

Brazil Energy Management Spend 2011-2016

This report provides energy leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the Brazilian market for energy management between 2011 and 2016. The analysis finds that expenditure on energy management will grow from $1.8 billion in 2011 to reach $2.6 billion in 2016. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 November 2012

Cisco And Joulex Target IT And Facilities Energy Management

Cisco’s EnergyWise software enables organizations to monitor and manage the energy consumption of Cisco equipment such as Ethernet LAN switches, IP phones, and the equipment of Cisco’s partners that supports the EnergyWise protocol. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 November 2012

BuildingIQ Gains Ground In The Commercial Property Market

This case study is one of a series of reports that analyses software and supporting energy services designed for a specific energy domain, such as data centres, retail or commercial offices. Founded in 2009, BuildingIQ – which has 15 million sq ft of real estate space under contract – help clients optimize their real-time portfolio-level energy consumption with its BuildingIQ software offering. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 October 2012

Verisae Unlocks Opportunities In The Retail Market

This case study is one in a series of Verdantix reports that analyses software and supporting energy services designed for a specific energy domain, such as data centres, retail or commercial offices. Verisae has established itself as a leading provider of energy management software to the grocery retail sector, delivering significant financial returns and developing its products to meet the requirements of its customers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 October 2012

Germany Energy Management Spend 2011-2016

This report provides energy leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the German market for energy management between 2011 and 2016. The analysis finds that expenditure on energy management will grow from $2.0 billion in 2011 to reach $3.2 billion in 2016. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 September 2012

Innovations In Green Office Retrofits

Repositioning existing office properties through energy and environmental retrofits represents an opportunity for market participants operating across a building’s life cycle. The constraints of existing structures demand that project teams invest time to develop their understanding of the underlying building structure as well as its mechanical and electrical systems and controls before engaging in a retrofit project. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 19 September 2012

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2012: Emerging Economies

The energy value chain is undergoing a multi-decade transformation, creating opportunities for a wide range of energy service firms, technology and software suppliers. Large firms operating in emerging economies are giving energy and energy management issues greater consideration. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 September 2012

Infor Shifts From Facility To Enterprise Energy Management

Rising energy costs, increased price volatility, tighter energy and carbon regulations, and increased stakeholder awareness of sustainability elevate the commercial importance of energy management within firms. This report provides Energy Directors, Facilities Directors, Finance Directors and VPs of Sustainability with independent analysis of Infor’s response-to-the-market shift towards strategic energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 08 August 2012

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2012: Data Tables

The Verdantix Global Energy Leaders Survey 2012: Data Tables Excel file helps strategy leaders, chief marketing officers and business development directors that operate in the energy equipment, services and software markets to understand the energy management spending patterns of large corporations and the perceptions of their brand in the market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 25 July 2012

Evolving Customer Usage Patterns Fuel BMS Innovations

This report provides facility managers, occupiers and owners with insights on the latest product innovations and usage trends in the Building Management System (BMS) market. BMS is a mature software offering, first brought to the market in the 1970s. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 02 July 2012

US Shale Gas Glut Will Not Derail The Energy Efficiency Case

This report helps individuals such as CSOs, Energy Directors, Facilities Directors and CFOs understand how the growth of US shale gas affects the business case for corporate energy efficiency. Technological advances in drilling techniques in the past decade have triggered an explosion in natural gas production in the US with total output growing from 1.0 trillion cubic feet in 2008 to 6.8 trillion cubic feet in 2011. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 02 July 2012

US Sustainable Technology Services Spend 2011-2015

This report provides sustainability leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and direction of the US market for sustainable technology services spending from 2011 to 2015. Until recently, expenditure by most firms on technology services had focused on cost reduction projects such as improving the energy efficiency of facilities and data centres. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 June 2012

Webinar: The Future of Energy Management

The global energy value chain is at the start of a multi-decade transformation. Large energy users in the private and public sectors are responding to the impact of higher and more volatile energy prices, concerns about security of energy supply, new options for decentralized power generation, creative financing instruments for energy efficiency and the potential for innovation at scale through IT platforms. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 19 June 2012

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2012: Budgets And Priorities

Energy budgets for large firms increasingly contain a component for energy management. This report helps business development directors, chief marketing officers and strategy leaders that operate in the energy equipment, services and software markets to understand how businesses from all sectors around the world approach energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 May 2012

Global Energy Leaders Survey 2012: Brands

The corporate energy management market opportunity attracts a wide range of suppliers – strategy and engineering consultants, technology services providers, automation and control suppliers, and energy management software suppliers. This report helps strategy leaders, chief marketing officers and business development directors that operate in the energy equipment, services and software markets to understand buyers’ perceptions of their brand and to benchmark themselves against competitors. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 May 2012

The Future Of Energy Management

The global energy value chain – from fuel inputs to end-user consumption – is undergoing a multi-decade transformation. A shift from centralized to decentralized generation, supply security issues, major policy changes and higher prices impacts market participants: plant managers, facilities directors, building information modellers, heads of energy services firms and most recently, CFOs. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 May 2012

How The Rise Of Energy Systems Integrators Will Enable Strategic Energy Management (Webinar)

Energy systems integrators – a new breed of energy services firm – will reshape the energy value chain as commercial, industrial and utility customers migrate from tactical management frameworks to more strategic approaches. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 25 May 2012

US Department Of Defense Deploys Energy Management At Scale

This report provides individuals such as CSOs and VPs of Environment with an independent analysis of the United States Department of Defense’s (DoD) sustainability strategy. As the US’s single largest consumer of energy, the DoD spent $15.4 billion on energy consumption in 2010 across both its operations and fixed installations, making energy its top priority within its sustainability strategy. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 08 May 2012

France Energy And Carbon Efficiency Spend 2010-2015

This report provides sustainability leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of expenditure in the French market on energy and carbon efficiency initiatives between 2010 and 2015. Quantifying sustainable business spend is a challenge as sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 April 2012

Webinar: The Future Of The Green Office

What will sustainable offices look like in five years time? Based on analysis of innovations across a building’s lifecycle, we share a realistic view of the building designs, process changes, materials and technologies that will form sustainable offices in 2017. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 02 April 2012

France Sustainable Business Consulting Spend 2010-2015

This report provides sustainable business leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the French sustainable business consulting market between 2010 and 2015. Quantifying spending on sustainable business consulting is a challenge for executives because sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 March 2012

UK Strategic Energy Management Spend 2010-2015

This report provides sustainability leaders in market-facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the UK strategic energy management market between 2010 and 2015. Quantifying sustainable business spending is a challenge as sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 March 2012

US Launches $4 Billion Energy Efficiency Roadmap

This report helps energy services firms and real estate retrofit specialists understand the Better Building Challenge, a green building policy initiative announced by the White House on December 2, 2011. The Better Buildings Challenge aims to bring together Federal Government’s procurement powers and commitments from 60 private sector property owners to commission $4 billion of energy efficiency projects. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 February 2012

Panoptix Targets Building Energy Performance Optimization

This report provides building owners, occupiers and managers with independent analysis of Panoptix, a suite of building energy management software applications and services launched by Johnson Controls in October, 2011. The Panoptix solution is a scalable energy management software and services platform for real estate owners, occupiers and managers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 February 2012

Market Overview: Enterprise Energy Management Software (Webinar)

This Verdantix webinar will provide you with unique insights into the complex energy management software market and provide an independent comparison of software providers. Drawing on nine months of research including interviews, product demonstrations and in-depth comparative analysis of 15 software providers, we will reveal leading suppliers in the market today.  View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 16 December 2011

Green Quadrant Energy Management Software (Global) 2011

This report provides a detailed benchmark of fifteen enterprise energy management software applications to help corporate buyers save time, reduce cost and mitigate risks in product and supplier selection. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 06 December 2011

Webinar: How To Finance Corporate Energy Efficiency Programmes

Energy efficiency is one of the cheapest options for firms to mitigate rising energy costs and energy market volatility, comply with regulation and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But access to capital is one of the biggest barriers to implementing energy efficiency programmes. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 09 November 2011

Metrus's Energy Efficiency As A Service Benefits BAE Systems

In October 2010 and June 2011, Siemens Building Technologies completed the construction of $1 million and $2.2 million energy efficiency projects in Merrimack, New Hampshire, and Greenlawn, New York, for BAE Systems, the global aerospace and defence contractor. Metrus Energy provided 100% of the initial capital for the project, while BAE Systems pays Metrus Energy an energy efficiency service charge for the savings delivered, under Metrus Energy’s Energy Services Agreement. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 October 2011

Marks & Spencer's New Store Cuts Carbon Emissions By 23%

Building stock is a key target for action as firms seek for ways to reduce their environmental impact. This report helps facilities managers, retail occupiers and property developers understand some of the emerging trends in sustainable retail management, occupation and development, taking UK food and clothing retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) as a case study. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 October 2011

How To Finance Corporate Energy Efficiency

This report helps energy directors, facilities directors and finance directors to identify financing solutions for energy efficiency investments. Based on interviews with 13 energy management financing experts, Verdantix finds that although firms prefer to self-finance energy efficiency programmes, 10 alternative types of external financing solutions exist. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 October 2011

Buyers' Guide To Energy Management Software

This report provides energy directors, facilities directors, finance directors and VPs of sustainability with independent analysis of the energy management software market. Verdantix selected this subject for detailed study because buyers must choose from a dizzying array of software applications to help them manage energy use within their organization. To better understand this topic we interviewed 16 energy management experts and surveyed 72 energy management software suppliers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 September 2011

C3 Unveils Vision For Enterprise Energy Management

This report provides CEOs, VPs of strategy and VPs of product development with independent analysis of the official launch of C3’s energy management application on August 11, 2011. Co-founded by Tom Siebel and Patricia House, C3 has operated in stealth since 2008. Verdantix spoke with Patricia House, SVP Strategy, and Chris Stauber, VP Products, to find out more about C3 and its software platform. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 August 2011

Smart Innovators: Energy Management Software

Rising energy prices, greater energy price volatility, growing regulation for energy and associated carbon and increasing stakeholder pressure to manage energy in a more sustainable manner place considerable pressure upon those responsible for energy management within firms. This report provides energy directors, facilities directors, finance directors and VPs of sustainability with independent analysis of the energy management software market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 24 August 2011

Hara Aligns With Strategic Energy Management Ecosystem

This report analyzes the strategy of energy and environment software supplier Hara following the firm’s recent Series C funding and its recruitment of Ray Lane to the Board. The $25 million in funding together with strategic investors from the energy value chain will help align the Hara business with the emerging opportunity to provide strategic energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 June 2011

Canadian Energy & Carbon Efficiency Spend 2009-2014

This report provides sustainability leaders in market facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the Canadian market for energy and carbon efficiency spend between 2009 and 2014. Verdantix selected this subject for detailed study as quantifying sustainable business spend is a challenge. One key reason for this is that sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 June 2011

Australian Energy & Carbon Efficiency Spend 2009-2014

This report provides sustainability leaders in market facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the Australian market for energy and carbon efficiency spend between 2009 and 2014. Verdantix selected this subject for detailed study as quantifying sustainable business spend is a challenge. One key reason for this is that sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 16 June 2011

US Energy & Carbon Efficiency Spend 2009-2014

This report provides sustainability leaders in market facing and corporate executive roles with an independent analysis of the size and growth of the US market for energy and carbon efficiency between 2009 and 2014. Verdantix selected this subject for detailed study as quantifying sustainable business spend is a challenge. One key reason for this is that sustainability budgets are often dispersed across many business functions and are embedded in business-as-usual activities. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 14 June 2011

Software Acquisitions Provide Boost To Energy Services

This report provides Chief Sustainability Officers, Strategy Directors and VPs of Sustainability with independent analysis of energy management software acquisitions. Verdantix selected this subject because over the past 18 months several large firms have acquired energy management software providers and integrated them into their broader energy management and sustainability offerings. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 09 June 2011

Best Practices For Selecting Energy And Carbon Software (Webinar)

This webinar will help you save time and minimise risk in the selection of the energy and carbon software best suited to your firm’s requirements. Based on Verdantix research with hundreds of decision makers in energy management, EH&S, sustainability, finance and IT you will learn about the best practices to guide your supplier selection decision. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 19 April 2011

IBM Acquires TRIRIGA To Boost Smarter Buildings Initiative

On March 22, 2011, IBM announced the acquisition of TRIRIGA, a US-based software supplier of Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS). The acquisition forms part of IBM’s ‘Smarter Buildings’ initiative, which aims to improve operations, reduce operating costs, lower energy consumption, and enhance occupant satisfaction for its clients. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 March 2011

UK Carbon & Energy Software Market 2010-2013

The market for carbon and energy management software is difficult to size and forecast because of market immaturity, undisclosed deals, no centralized budget and a host of other factors. This report helps software suppliers, investors, partners and buyers to forecast revenues streams, plan marketing strategies, define sales strategies, and budget accordingly. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 28 March 2011

US Carbon & Energy Software Market 2010-2014

This paper is aimed at software suppliers, investors, partners and buyers wanting to plan marketing strategies, prioritize sales strategies, forecast expected revenues, and budget accordingly. Market immaturity, undisclosed deals, no centralized budget and a host of other factors make the market for carbon and energy management software difficult to size and forecast. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 09 February 2011

Green Quadrant Carbon & Energy Management Software

The global market for carbon and energy software is intensely competitive — buyers choose from over 100 suppliers. To help buyers save time, save money and reduce risk in their selection process this Verdantix Green Quadrant report compares the 28 software applications that pre-qualify as a potential fit for $1 billion revenue firms. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 November 2010

IT Will Power Boom In Energy Managed Services

The carbon management agenda is driving a new wave of entrants into the more established managed energy services market. Software suppliers, specialist consultants and technology services firms are all targeting the growing market of combined carbon and energy managed services. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 13 August 2010

Fresh & Easy Starts Sustainable Software Journey

This is one in a series of Verdantix reports on corporate sustainability strategies and the use of sustainable business software that analyses the business drivers behind Fresh & Easy’s selection of a Verisae application. Fresh & Easy is a $302 million US retail firm that committed itself to an ambitious climate change plan, outlined by its parent firm, Tesco. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 July 2010

Best Practices For Building Management Systems

Resurgent energy prices, national legislation and corporate brand risks have bought energy efficiency to the forefront of private and public sector climate change and sustainability strategies. For many firms, reducing building electricity consumption is a top priority initiative and the operation of an efficient Building Management System (BMS) is often an integral element of the project. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 26 May 2010

The Energy Efficiency Imperative

Increasing oil and electricity prices, the hidden cost of carbon, growing risks from energy supply disruption and board-level climate change compliance issues make energy efficiency a new imperative for the CFO. Verdantix analysis of energy and carbon trends indicates that finance executives need a multi-year energy efficiency plan to maximise cost savings, help the CEO meet carbon reduction goals and make financial decisions based on total cost of ownership. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 December 2009

Hara Fund Raising Pressures Competitors

Hara Software, a California headquartered software firm focused on solutions for energy, carbon and environmental management raised a $14 million Series B round from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Nth Power and JAFCO Ventures. To hear more about the rationale for the additional investment and business plans Verdantix spoke with the CEO, Amit Chatterjee and the CMO Chris Farinacci on the day the deal was announced. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 September 2009

Total Portfolio: Energy Efficiency Solutions

This Total Portfolio report clarifies the sustainability benefits, business value and maturity of 30 energy efficiency solutions. The solutions are plotted on three product lifecycle curves based on a fact-based assessment of each solution’s maturity, investment case, future prospects and sustainability benefits. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 24 June 2009

Innovation: Tesco's Eco-Store Strategy

In January 2007 Tesco’s CEO, Sir Terry Leahy, announced a climate change strategy which included cutting carbon emissions from stores by 50 per cent by 2020 relative to 2006. After 2 years of trial projects, the firm recently announced the opening of its first fully-fledged eco-store in Cheetham Hill, Manchester. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 January 2009