- Consulting Services — Audits of energy bills, consumption analysis and benchmarking, identification and evaluation of energy technologies, return on investment determination and client representation and negotiation with energy service providers.
- Program Design and Management — Development of tailored strategic energy plans, establishment of reduction goals and timelines, and design and implementation of employee awareness programs.
- Equipment and Device Procurement Services— Evaluation of air filtration and boiler treatment products; building automation controls; heating and cooling systems; lighting controls; and emerging technologies solutions.
- Commodity Acquisition Services — Competitive procurement of commodities including natural gas, electricity, fuel oil, propane and other energy sources as necessary.
A healthcare facility’s energy costs can run between 1% and 3% of total costs — making energy their single highest controllable operating expense. That means that each energy dollar saved is equivalent to a $20 increase in revenue. Burton Energy Group was selected by a leading national healthcare group purchasing organization to deliver innovative services and technical expertise to their members. Services designed to help them reduce energy consumption resulted in cost savings and increased energy efficiency. Burton’s nationally recognized energy program is designed exclusively for existing and new healthcare facilities and includes the following services: