U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Federal Energy Management Program

Getting the Best Value with Utility Energy Service Contracts

Federal agencies benefit from lessons learned during utility energy service contracts (UESCs). Over the years, best practices to get the best value from UESCs have been identified from successful UESC projects.

While each Federal facility and its relationship with serving utilities is unique, considering lessons learned across these topics can make UESCs more successful and easier to implement:

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