Matt Caldwell

Matt Caldwell

Experienced Energy Management Professional. “I enjoy assisting organizations optimize their energy usage while addressing the availability needs of mission critical operations". MBA, UCI - Paul Merage School of Business. BS, URI - College of Business Administration.

Data Center ESPC: Have your cake…and eat it too

Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPC) have existed for more than 20 years and fund needed facility upgrades through guaranteed energy savings. As the government pushes for expanded use of performance… Read more »

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IT vs Facilities: Why can’t we be friends?

In the world of demand side energy management it is not uncommon for there to be a divide between facilities and IT within an organization.  Initiatives to stem energy usage… Read more »

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A kW saved is greater than a kW burned

The transition from hydrocarbon fuel sources to renewable energy sometimes overlooks the “fifth fuel”: energy efficiency. Two-thirds of energy is lost in the generation and transmission of electricity. Reducing demand… Read more »

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Renewables, it’s your time to Shine!

Just over a century ago oil pooled on the surface a worthless byproduct of the earth. The cost of obtaining oil was the effort it took to dip a bucket,… Read more »

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