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Energy Research and Energy Management Research - Building Energy Efficiency

Technologies For Smart Buildings And Facilities Optimisation (Webinar)

This Verdantix webinar provides facilities and energy management professionals with a detailed overview of the wide range of technologies available on the market for optimizing buildings. This webinar will help executives answer questions such as: What technologies should I invest in? What is the technology’s proven business value? How valuable will the technology be in the future? View Full Details »

Free Subscribers only Webinar Published: 08 June 2017

Real Estate Software Deals Reveal Vendors’ Response To Facilities Optimization Trends

This report provides an overview of recent partnerships and acquisitions across the real estate, energy and facilities information management (REEFIM) sector. The analysis, based on deals made between October 2016 and March 2017, explores key trends in intelligent data gathering and remote asset optimization, as well as innovations in the delivery of energy and space management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 May 2017

Eight Exciting Companies Disrupting Facility Data Capture

This report introduces building owners, facility managers, investors and heads of strategy and product development in facility information management software firms to a selection of highly exciting software firms and the specific points that make them stand out. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 09 May 2017

IWMS: What You Need To Know Before Buying A Solution (Webinar)

Building investors, owner-occupiers and building tenants with large rental commitments should join this webinar to understand the factors they need to consider before investing in a IWMS solution. If you are wondering how IWMS solutions can help your organization to improve its building portfolio financial management, space utilization and maintenance cost management – this is the webinar for you. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 27 April 2017

Serraview Can Help IWMS Partners Deepen Space Utilization Capabilities

We heard that Serraview is looking to take the role of ‘best of breed’ point solution for space management, with a focus on expanding its partnership network with REEFIM software vendors and real estate services providers through 2017. Our analysis finds that integrated workplace management systems (IWMS vendors) looking for deeper space optimization capabilities should review the Serraview proposition. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 April 2017

Rifiniti Challenges Its Clients To Save 50% On Their Real Estate Through Better Space Analytics

This report will help real estate directors identify how a new generation of IT solutions can help organizations reconfigure and optimize the staff’s office experience. Verdantix finds that while the business case for the core usage case of space consolidation is very good, real estate managers stand to gain from multiple additional insights from staff work patterns and office organization to site design. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 April 2017

Powerhouse Dynamics Is Driving Operational Benefits Beyond Energy Management

This report will help owners, MDs and COOs of firms understand the potential value of Powerhouse Dynamics' solution, which draws its power from its ability to gather data from any asset. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 04 April 2017

Selecting Flexible Pricing And Delivery Models For Energy Management

In the past decade, building energy management services and software providers have developed a wide range of business models to deliver energy services to clients. This report helps VPs of energy, facility and real estate management in corporates to better understand the variety of business models and pricing options available and the key things to consider when buying building energy management software and services. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 March 2017

General Motors Drives Renewed Production Facility Cost Savings With EnerNOC Partnership

This report helps executives in industrial firms to understand how General Motors (GM) has successfully tackled its transition to strategic energy management to achieve corporate objectives. To understand GM’s strategy, Verdantix spoke to Al Hildreth, Global Energy Manager at GM. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 March 2017

Schneider Electric Positions EcoStruxure As The Backbone Of A Smart Building Strategy

Schneider Electric has positioned its EcoStruxure platform to provide a solution to a variety of challenges. To better understand the market implications of the EcoStruxure solutions, Verdantix spoke with Robert Hemmerdinger, Director Business Development at Schneider Electric. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 March 2017

Smart Innovators: Integrated Workplace Management Systems

This report, for executives responsible for real estate and facility software selection, describes how IWMS software solutions address facility management challenges, identifies innovations that buyers need to be aware of when considering IWMS solutions, and provides examples of implementation use cases for 20 IWMS software solutions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 22 March 2017

Panoramic Power’s Energy-As-A-Signal Approach Opens The Door To High-Value Operational Benefits

Since the acquisition in 2015, Panoramic Power has made several advancements to its analytics platform and is transforming its business to have a sharper focus on operational optimization. To understand Panoramic Power’s strategy moving forward, Verdantix spoke with Yaniv Vardi (CEO ), Jon Rabinowitz (Head of Marketing) and Teddy Flatau (VP of Product Development). View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 10 March 2017

CMMS Specialists At Risk Of Losing Out From Convergence In Maintenance and Operations Management

Verdantix finds that CMMS specialists must respond quickly to protect their home market or they risk being pushed to the edges as an entry-level solution. The report outlines three critical questions market participants should ask themselves to evaluate current potential strategies for the maintenance management software market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 28 February 2017

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 »

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

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

The IoT And Energy Problem: Unlocking The Latent Value From Within Your Facility (Webinar)

What is the IoT and how does it translate into tangible solutions? How can I identify business value from all the hype? How can it support facility operations or facility energy consumption? This webinar for energy and facility managers and senior executives at software and energy services firms explores the potential for IoT within a facility optimization management strategy, while taking a look at the risks and benefits involved. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 08 December 2016

Businesses Powering On With Decentralized Energy Vision

This report provides energy service providers, power generation specialists and facilities management firms with an up-to-date view of corporate deployment across 10 types of technology, globally, in 2016. Leveraging our 2016 global survey data that is based on interviews with 250 energy managers at $250 million-plus revenue firms, we provide an analysis on both the types of technology being deployed and the scale of investments. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 05 October 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

UK Energy Services: Market Forecast 2016-2021

Verdantix forecasts that the UK energy services market, across six segments, will grow from £1.4 billion in 2016 to £1.5 billion by 2021, at an compound annual growth rate of 2%. This report helps energy services providers, partners and investors forecast revenue streams, define sales and marketing strategies, and budget accordingly. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 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

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

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

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

Green Quadrant® UK Energy Services

This report provides individuals responsible for selecting, implementing and managing energy projects from energy procurement through to project implementation with a detailed benchmark of 18 providers of energy services for the private and public sector in the UK. Based on the proprietary Verdantix Green Quadrant methodology, the analysis combines benchmark data from supplier interviews, responses to an 86-point questionnaire and a survey with a panel of 15 budget holders for energy services. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 09 May 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

Most Exciting Energy Innovation Projects In 2016

This report provides investors, energy services firms and power utilities with an analysis of highly successful corporate and utility energy innovation projects completed between 2013 and 2016. The report focuses on the six winners of the Verdantix 2016 Energy Innovation Awards, who were able to demonstrate positive operational and financial results from pilot projects through to global roll-outs. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 29 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

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

Energy Services Market: Critical Capabilities For Success

This report provides a strategic framework to help energy services firms clarify their go-to-market strategy and identify the critical capabilities required to succeed in the energy services market. It builds on our strategy assessment tool, the ‘Energy Services Radar’, which provides energy services executives a way to measure expertise within the context of energy domains, such as retail stores, manufacturing plants, data centres and distribution centres. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 15 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

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

Suppliers Progress In Opening Up Energy Services Outsourcing Opportunities

Numerous suppliers in the energy services market have developed outsourced energy services propositions, from those covering a single process to broader offerings that cover multiple areas of energy management. Leveraging proprietary Verdantix data from multi-year surveys, this report helps energy services suppliers answer two key questions. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 September 2015

UK Energy Services: Market Forecast 2015-2020

Verdantix forecasts that the UK energy services market, across five key segments, will grow from £1.2 billion in 2015 to £1.4 billion by 2020, at an overall annual growth rate of 4%. During the forecast period the analysis finds that increases in electricity prices will remain the most significant driver, and the small and medium enterprise market will offer energy services providers new opportunities. 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 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

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

Getting A Grip On Pricing Models For Energy Services

The energy services market incorporates a broad range of service lines from firms with different industry backgrounds. This diversity, and different commercial strategies and levels of market maturity, have contributed to the development of a variety of industry pricing models. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 11 May 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

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

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

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

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

IMServ Cracks The Energy Management Market For Small Sites

This is one in a series of Verdantix reports that analyses software and energy services designed for a specific energy domain, such as data centres, retail stores or commercial offices. To hear more about IMServ’s Control 10 proposition for small premises, Verdantix interviewed James Graham, Hardware Product Manager at IMServ. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 14 August 2014

Wipro EcoEnergy Taps Big Data For The Retail Sector

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

Subscribers only Published: 30 June 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

EPA Clean Power Plan Sets State Emission Reduction Targets

This report provides an independent analysis of the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan proposal, released on June 2, 2014. The new rule aims to reduce CO2 emissions from the US electric power sector by 30% below 2005 levels by 2030 through emission reduction guidelines. The proposed rule will cover roughly 3,000 electricity generating units at 1,000 power plants across the US. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 June 2014

Energenz Builds For Success In China's Energy Services Market

This report provides an overview of the offerings from energy services supplier Energenz for senior executives and decision-makers, including CFOs, Directors of Energy, Facilities and Real Estate, and Heads of Procurement, within Asian headquartered firms. The report also provides VPs of Strategy and VPs of Product Development within energy software and services suppliers that operate in Asia with an overview of the main factors driving investment in energy and sustainability in this market. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 April 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

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

Ten Predictions For Energy Management In 2014

This report explores the key energy management trends that will impact corporates and utilities in 2014. 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. In 2014 Verdantix predicts building energy management will explode in Japan, and legislative changes will kick-start demand response in Europe. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 30 January 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

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

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

Total Portfolio: Energy Efficiency Solutions (2013)

The Total Portfolio analysis clarifies the sustainability benefits, business value and maturity of 25 energy efficiency solutions. Verdantix conducted a fact-based assessment of each solution’s maturity, investment case, future prospects and sustainability benefits. Executives and managers responsible for implementing energy efficiency programmes should use this structured assessment to prioritize spending decisions and shortlist suppliers. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 25 March 2013

Lower Installation Costs Fuel Boom In Lighting Controls

This report helps heads of real estate within corporations and facilities managers understand the technology, regulatory and market forces behind the growing momentum in lighting controls. Of these, the two most important have been the evolution of open communication protocols and wireless networking, which has enabled the interoperability of digital lighting controls with building management systems and significantly lowered the cost of installation. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 March 2013

How Big Energy Data Adds Value In Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate owners, occupiers and facilities managers in Australia, UK and US are reacting differently to the challenges of strategically managing energy across their portfolios. This report helps stakeholders at all stages of a building’s life cycle understand how big energy data, brought about by the convergence of technology and regulatory trends, is informing and enabling strategic energy management. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 March 2013

The Future Of Smart Buildings (Webinar)

The automation of building operations, management and maintenance is defining the smart building market today. The growth in big data is enabling owners, occupiers and facilities managers to increase net operating income, reduce operational expenditure and fine tune their properties environmental sustainability performance. But how will the smart building market evolve and who is defining the future shape of the market? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Webinar Published: 15 February 2013

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

UK's Green Deal Has Yet To Convince Market Stakeholders

The UK government officially launched the Green Deal, a policy aimed at spurring retrofit activity in the domestic and non-domestic UK real estate market, on October 2, 2012 following a 23 month lead-in period. In total the government has allocated £125 million ($198 million) to incentivize early adoption of the Green Deal. Will the initiatives included in the Green Deal encourage the adoption of energy efficiency measures in the marketplace? View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 20 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

Opower's Solution Reduces Smart Meter Roll-Out Risks

Following $4 billion of US stimulus funding in 2008, smart meter deployments in the US have taken off and there are now in excess of 27 million meters deployed. One of the features of these roll-out programmes has been the relative lack of customer engagement, so today utilities such as BGE, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) face opposition from their residential customer base where users fail to understand the value of these devices. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 02 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

Life Cycle Efficiencies Underpin Growth In BIM Software

This report helps professionals involved in all stages of a building’s life cycle to understand Building Information Modelling (BIM). Traditionally, members of project teams work in silos when developing domestic and non-domestic buildings, and this practice often results in projects missing deadlines and budget targets. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 02 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

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

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

Cisco & Schneider Target Building Energy Optimization

On July 11, 2011, Cisco and Schneider Electric announced a systems integration partnership focused on building energy management. Verdantix selected this subject for a detailed study because this partnership reflects the trend in the energy services market towards a more integrated energy management offering. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 July 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

Green Leases Become A Practical Option For The Willing

This report helps building owners and occupiers adopt a robust sustainability action plan when negotiating leases. Contractual engagements between landlord and tenant based on enlightened self interest can enable activities that lower energy spend and carbon emissions thereby producing value adding benefits for all stakeholders. The key barriers to wide scale adoption of green leases are market culture, structure and norms. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 01 June 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

White House Hopes To Ignite Green Retrofit Market

President Obama’s Better Buildings Initiative, announced on February 3, 2011, aims to address the two major energy related issues faced by the US real estate industry, chiefly that 39% of total US energy consumption and 38% of US carbon dioxide emissions stem from the built environment. The White House estimates that over $40 billion can be saved from energy bills by focusing on building stock energy consumption patterns. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 08 March 2011

Adaptive Buildings Blend Efficiency With Aesthetics

In 2008, engineering firm Buro Happold and design firm Hoberman Associates launched the Adaptive Building Initiative (ABI), a joint venture to design and deliver the next generation of sustainable building technologies. The firm develops building facades and envelopes that adapt to environmental change to reduce the carbon footprint of a building. To date, ABI comprises four proprietary ‘Intelligent Surfaces’. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 March 2011

Low Carbon Real Estate Fund Launched In The UK

Launched in 2010, the Threadneedle Low Carbon Workplace Trust (LCW) invests predominately in existing commercial office buildings and repositions them through extensive green refurbishments. The LCW comprises three partners, Threadneedle Property Investment, Stanhope and The Carbon Trust. Where possible, the LCW will partner with tenants in pre-letting agreements, enabling broad based tenant engagement from the beginning of the investment. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 07 March 2011

The Green Deal - Paradigm Shift In Energy Efficiency

The Green Deal aims to facilitate the upgrading of UK building stock, both domestic and non-domestic, through a pay-as-you-save financing model. Legislated through the Energy Bill, which was introduced to the UK parliament in December 2010, the Green Deal will be administered and funded by national utility companies independently or in partnership with third party financial houses. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 21 December 2010

Green Real Estate Retrofit Funds Attract $3.5bn

The number of investment funds focused on sustainable real estate is increasing. Once viewed as a niche within the real estate industry, increased understanding among tenants of sustainability’s co-benefits in terms of cost savings, employee productivity and corporate image have helped drive the issue. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 23 November 2010

Greenprint Unveils Real Estate Carbon Index

Greenprint Foundation, created in mid-2009, is an innovative alliance of real estate investors and occupiers committed to increasing energy efficiency and reducing carbon emissions, while enhancing property values across the global real estate industry. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 03 November 2010

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

IBM Blends Smart IT With Sustainable Infrastructure

IBM has reframed its activities focused on energy efficiency, smart grid, electric vehicles and renewable energy in a new market strategy, announced in October 2010, that focuses on sustainable infrastructure. View Full Details »

Subscribers only Published: 12 October 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

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