CASE STUDIES

Ecova has helped thousands of utilities and hundreds of thousands of businesses gain broad visibility and precise insight into inefficiencies, reduce expenses and increase return on capital investments and build lasting advantages for the bottom line—and the environment. However, the true measure of our services is not in what we say we can do, it's in what we have done. We invite you to learn from real studies of our skills, approach and principles.

24 Hour Fitness Trims Waste Costs Through an Effective Waste Recycling Program

When the state of California passed AB 341—the Mandatory Commercial Recycling Law—in 2011, the implications were significant for business operators. The law requires any business that generates four or more cubic yards of waste per week to implement a recycling program. Some companies considered this a costly incursion. Procurement of recycling bins, training and awareness programs, signage, and the possibility of changes in trash pickup frequency contributed to the gripes of many.

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Ecova-Aclara Alliance Delivers Long-Term Energy Savings Plan for Utility Customers

Working with utility clients, Ecova and Aclara gather each consumer's real energy usage data. Using industry-leading software to perform robust analysis on home energy consumption data and identifying the largest sources of energy consumption.

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Building a More Energy-Efficient Computer

Something you might not know: Today’s computers spend 95 percent of their energy idling for the user. The Ecova research team felt that fact bore some further inspection. The team looked for solutions to cut down energy use during that idle time, as well as the actual usage time.

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