SEM – Fundamentals of Strategic Energy Management and What It Can Do For You and Your Facility
SEM is a set of practices and principles that creates the foundation for long-term, continuous energy performance improvement. It involves securing top-level management buy-in, forming an energy team, setting energy-related goals, identifying and implementing energy management opportunities, monitoring and verifying energy savings, and creating organizational change.
Through real-world case studies and expert insights, participants will learn:
- The Fundamentals of SEM: An overview of the SEM concepts, its significance in today’s energy landscape, and its role in driving sustainable operational performance.
- Data-driven Decision-Making: Understand the importance of data in SEM and how it can be used to track energy savings, validate actions, and optimize energy consumption patterns.
- Practical Implementation: Learn from experts about the best practices, challenges, and solutions in implementing SEM in various types of facilities.
- GHG Reduction Techniques: Delve into targeted strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with decreased fossil fuel use and how SEM plays a pivotal role in this.
Chad Gilless | Principal, Stillwater Energy; Chair of US Technical Committee 301 (50001)
Representatives from Seattle City Light and Puget Sound Energy