A sub group of environmental consulting is energy consulting, focusing on optimizing a business’s energy usage. Also focused on is reducing operational expenses. With the increasing importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) towards the environment, businesses contract energy consultants to include more environmentally friendly energy sources into their energy mix.
With the recent instability in the energy industry, energy consulting is rapidly becoming a main factor of business operations for enterprises worldwide.
- Energy management or strategy;
- Energy program planning and evaluations;
- Energy related studies, analyses, benchmarking and reporting
- Assistance in meeting Executive orders, and energy efficient building standards