Columnists: Steve Wilhite

Steve Wilhite is the senior vice president of energy and sustainability services for Schneider Electric. Steve joined Schneider Electric in 2011 through its acquisition of Summit Energy where he had been CEO and president since 2001. Prior to joining Summit, he provided consulting services to several Fortune 500 companies that compete in the deregulated retail energy industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Wheaton College and a master’s degree from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

The Hidden Pitfalls of Natural Gas Cost Savings

I’ll let you in on a secret: Saving on natural gas under the current market conditions is relatively straightforward. Thanks to a precipitous (and ongoing) decline in US natural gas prices (top chart) and a parallel decline-rebound-decline in Europe (middle and bottom charts) over the last 12 months, most suppliers can easily offer buyers year-over-year   …Continue Reading