Congratulations to UFCU Plaza
Blue Ocean is proud to announce for the tenth annual year, UFCU has earned ENERGY STAR Certification! This means UFCU Plaza has performed more efficiently than more than 80% comparable buildings nationwide for 10 years in a row!
This achievement puts UFCU Plaza in an ELITE group of Austin properties as only 3 other office buildings in Austin have achieved the same monumental milestone as UFCU Plaza. Congratulations from the Blue Ocean Team!
Turn to Blue Ocean Energy. We can help identify improvements in your buildings’ operations.
Typically it’s easy for us to reduce energy costs by 10-15%.
Blue Ocean verifies sub-meters to ensure they are functioning and capturing the appropriate load(s). We also offer tenant cost allocation.
Many cities and counties are enforcing energy benchmarking policies for commercial buildings.
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Blue Ocean Energy Management is a team of experienced commercial energy consultants providing building energy monitoring and energy audit services to help clients lower energy costs and comply with city ordinances. Blue Ocean is a woman-owned company which is certified WOSB & EDWOSB with the US Small Business Administration, HUB Texas Certified and City of Austin Woman-Owned Enterprise Certified.
Headquartered in the heart of Austin, Texas, Blue Ocean Energy Management's goal is to help lower your energy costs by developing and implementing an energy management strategy. Our business model is 100% aligned with our clients’ goals. We don’t sell equipment, software or retail energy…nor do we benefit financially from any product or service recommendations that we make. Our Guarantee…Blue Ocean offers a value-added consultancy service. We are so confident in our ability to reduce your energy costs, we will reduce our service fee if this is not accomplished. This is a 100% guarantee!
We are well versed in energy ordinance compliance and benchmarking including The Energy Conservation Audit and Disclosure (ECAD) Ordinance and the Atlanta Commercial Energy Efficiency Ordinance.
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- Procurement Strategy
- Demand Management
- Measurement & Verification
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- Tenant Retention
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It’s been an absolute pleasure to partner with Blue Ocean Energy on the Class A projects that I’ve been entrusted to manage. In the field of sustainability, it is so nice to work with people that are both incredibly educated in their trade of expertise and also truly care about the environment and the impact we’ll leave to future generations. Each time we audit my buildings for Energy Star compliance, I learn something new that can be applied to improving daily operations for our tenant population. This is not a check the box audit…..You truly learn how you can (or should in some cases) improve your building’s performance. Through this process last year, Blue Ocean also discovered a utility billing issue that enabled our owner to secure a roughly $17k reimbursement. As a result of Blue Ocean’s audits, training and education, I’m confident that our Team is well positioned to lead sustainability efforts for cost savings and improved tenant health and satisfaction.
Blue Ocean Energy has helped our property qualify for Energy Start for the past 5 years with our 16-18 year old buildings. BOE has been such a tremendous resource that has saved the property several thousand dollars by finding and correcting wasteful energy consumption.
Cousins Properties, Inc. in Austin has been working with Blue Ocean Energy since 2014 and we have been extremely satisfied with their work. Their comprehensive energy audits, sub-metering audits and monthly utility bill reviews have been instrumental in lowering our overall energy costs, identifying numerous billing errors by Austin Energy and helping us recoup all of our costs attributed to sub-metered spaces. Their team is professional and extremely knowledgeable and they take ownership of project they work on. Our engineering staff has come to see them as a valuable resource & partner in helping them to view some of their tasks from a higher level to really think holistically about their building. BOE’s reasonable fees are virtually always offset many times over by the savings we achieve. I highly recommend this firm to any ownership entity or property management firm for any commercial building in their portfolio.
After Blue Ocean completed the work, they found many simple fixes, that in the end saved us tens of thousands of dollars, not only paying us Blue Ocean’s reasonable fee back but also, netting us real and quantitative profits. In the end, it’s great to know our company has an ally in the awesome and difficult responsibility of maintaining multi-million dollar assets such as ours.
I enthusiastically recommend Blue Ocean Energy!
We have since then retained Blue Ocean to ensure that the building retains its efficiency and I am happy to report that we are near earning the distinguished ENERGY STAR certification. Blue Ocean has been professional and easy to deal with and I heartily recommend their service to any building owner/manager.