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Check Out Our New Look

If you are on this page you may have noticed that the Ally Energy website has a new look. We’re pretty excited about it and hope you’ll click around a bit, and maybe even find something useful!

If you know the Ally team, then you might know that we’re as busy as a one-armed paper hanger right now.  It’s the end of the year, and in the energy business, that means it’s our busiest time as clients seek to wrap up their capital projects by year’s end.

Ally Energy Welcomes New CEO, Ray Pustinger

We’re thrilled to announce a new member of our executive team. Raymond Pustinger has become Ally’s new CEO. Ray is no stranger to the Ally team. In fact, his professional collaboration with Ally founders Shawn Rash, Troy Moran, and Brian Walterbach dates back to 2002, when as a supply partner, Ray began supporting project development for Shawn’s firm, a predecessor to Ally Energy.

Food Distributor Saves $2 Million Annually with Portfolio-Wide Lighting Retrofits

This national food distribution company teamed up with CMT and AES to implement a portfolio-wide implementation of lighting retrofits. The team was able to blend best rate/rebate facility with business priorities to roll out a program that saves the client over $2 million annually in energy spend while over 1/3 of the project cost was paid for with rebates.

Bluescope Buildings Lighting Lease to Generate $1 Million Positive Cash Flow

BlueScope Buildings is the business unit that produces steel building systems for the two preeminent brands in North America; Butler Manufacturing and Varco Pruden Buildings. The Plant Manager identified that lighting accounted for approx. 40% of their electric consumption. When he ran into Corporate CAPEX restrictions, that’s when he teamed up with AES to structure a cash flow positive, off-balance sheet operating lease structure with their existing equipment leasing company to fund the lighting retrofit.