Posted on 4/23/2021 11:56 AM By Sari Maritzer
Jim Fonger, Vice President Asset Solutions Strategy + Outreach, Ameresco
Large energy consumers across the commercial and industrial (C&I) and municipal, academic, school and hospital (MASH) customer segments are making sustainability a priority because of stakeholder pressure and growing investor requirements to demonstrate alignment with Paris Agreement goals. Key stakeholders are putting pressure on organizations to report environment impact awareness and commit to aggressive carbon reduction targets. Companies are setting ambitious carbon targets and looking for partners to help meet these goals by providing technology expertise, advisory services, and no-CAPEX low-cost financing. This is a perfect opportunity for local distribution companies (LDCs) and capable private sector partners to step in to fill this void with a self-financed, decarbonization service.
Energy as a Service (EaaS) options meet customers’ sustainability and defe ...