Integrated Building Optimization: A Crucial Convergence of Demand-side and Supply-Side Energy Management Strategies

Thursday, June 19 - 02:00 PM EST

Join Siemens, Navigant Research, and Energy Manager Today for this on-demand webinar that explores the most effective ways to plan and implement strategies that minimize your total energy spend through both energy conservation and energy procurement best practices.

Bob Dixon, VP of Industry Affairs, Building Performance & Sustainability at Siemens Industry, Inc., will discuss what he sees as the leading drivers for an integrated approach to energy management and how organizations are using this approach to get ahead of their competition. Bob will end our discussion by describing how the industry will continue to evolve as a result of factors such as climate change, policy mandates and other market forces.

Noah Goldstein, PhD, LEED AP, Smart Buildings Research Director at Navigant Research, will explore the often complicated nature of effective energy procurement. In doing so, he will discuss emerging trends in energy and distributed generation choices; important regulations and incentives related to energy supply and other hot topics like electrification, micro-grid and zero net energy.

David Hopping, Vice President of Building Performance & Sustainability at Siemens Industry, Inc., will describe the benefits of a multi-phased building performance strategy that emphasizes thorough integration of energy efficiency and supply-side optimization. Dave will highlight best practices in this area and uncover some of the challenges that companies typically face throughout process.