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 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.
An ammunition manufacturer in Missouri was struggling with a lighting retrofit from less than five years ago that left savings on the table and inconsistent lighting levels throughout their facility.
With the help of Ally Energy Solutions, Steelscape is benefiting from a lighting strategy that redirects funds budgeted for the utility to finance investment costs while reducing consumption and furthering the company’s commitment to environmental responsibility.
A national food distribution company was struggling with inconsistent quality, tight supply and safety exposure related to their current process utilizing CO2 for packaging.