Energy Case Studies


Monterey has helped clients in a variety industries realize considerable energy savings while moving toward a sustainable future. Click on the links below to see how some of our customers saved 50 to 60 percent and significantly improved the energy efficiency, property values, and sustainability in their facilities.


After a very competitive bidding process, CHEP USA selected Monterey Energy as its vendor to audit, design and install energy-efficient lighting at 28 of its regional operating facilities across the United States. Monterey installed approximately 3,000 T5HO Fluorescent Highbay Fixtures with integrated occupancy sensors and secured utility rebate funding on the client’s behalf from over 15 separate utility providers in 11 states. This successful national rollout project brought hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual electric savings to CHEP.

General Electric

For the design and implementation of a new energy-efficient lighting system in their 300,000 square-foot warehouse and distribution center, GE turned to Monterey. Utilizing GE’s own state-of-the-art highbay fixtures and ballasts, the annual energy savings came to over $100,000.

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Lewis Group of Companies

Monterey retrofitted lighting in a total of 1206 apartment units resulting in an estimated annual savings of $161,783 for the Lewis Group and tenants. Monterey implemented energy efficient lighting in more than 30 areas including carports, kitchens, restrooms, hallways, patios, dining rooms, common areas, and exterior lighting posts. We also identified numerous projects across several Lewis apartment communities that were eligible for potential utility rebate funds of nearly $200,000.

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