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Energy Usage by Industry

Compare Your Energy Spending & Usage

Are you investing your energy dollars wisely? An excellent way to analyze your energy investments is to compare your organization's energy spending against others in your industry. This page gives you the tools and information you need to make those comparisons. 

Utilize our extensive expertise to analyze your facility's energy usage and identify possible ways to save money and enhance operations.

Primary through Secondary Schools

Examine typical energy spending in primary, middle, and secondary schools, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a school's operation.

Primary through Secondary Schools Energy Spending Pie Chart

Colleges and Universities

Examine typical energy spending in colleges and universities, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a college or university's operations.

Colleges and Universities Energy Spending Pie Chart

Energy Comparison

The charts above present typical energy spending in colleges and universities. Use this as a "measuring stick" to gauge the quality of your own organization's energy spending.

Let Us Help with a Facility Analysis

New technologies and methods are constantly arising that can reduce your facility's energy spending and enhance operations. We maintain a staff of specialized professionals who constantly monitor trends and advances in various industries' operations, energy management and production technologies. You can arrange for a representative from this team to help analyze your facility's operations and energy usage to reduce energy costs and improve efficiency. To arrange for a free initial analysis, contact us.

Full-Service Restaurants

Examine typical energy spending in full-service restaurants, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a restaurant's operations.

Full-Service Restaurant - Average End Use Energy Distribution Pie Chart

Fast-Food Restaurants

Examine typical energy spending in fast-food restaurants, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a restaurant's operations.

Fast Food - - Average End Use Energy Distribution Pie Chart

Energy Comparisons

The charts above present typical energy spending in full-service and fast-food restaurants. Use this as a "measuring stick" to gauge the quality of your own restaurant's energy spending.

Hospitals

Examine typical energy spending in hospitals, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a hospital's operations.

Doctor's Offices

Examine typical energy spending in doctors' offices, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a doctor's office's operations.

Nursing Homes

Examine typical energy spending in nursing homes, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a nursing home's operations.

Energy Comparisons

The charts above present typical energy spending in healthcare facilities. Use this as a "measuring stick" to gauge the quality of your own facility's energy spending.

Motels

Examine typical energy spending in low-rise hotels and motels, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a low-rise hotel's or motel's operations.

Full-Service Restaurants

Examine typical energy spending in full-service restaurants, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a restaurants operations.

Energy Comparisons

The chart above presents typical energy spending in hotels and motels. Use this as a "measuring stick" to gauge the quality of your own organization's energy spending.

Retail Stores

Examine typical energy spending in retail stores, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a retail store's operations.

Grocery Stores

Examine typical energy spending in grocery stores, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a grocery store's operations.

Convenience Stores

Examine typical energy spending in convenience stores, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of a convenience store's operations.

Office Buildings

Examine typical energy spending in small, medium and large office buildings, including how each energy dollar is divided among the major energy-consuming aspects of an office building's operations.

Note that energy use differs significantly depending on the size of an office building. Therefore, this section presents separate tables and charts for small, medium and large office buildings. Comparing these tables and charts to one another can provide interesting insights into the effect that office building size has on energy usage.

Energy Comparisons

The charts above present typical energy spending in various buildings and office spaces. Use this as a "measuring stick" to gauge the quality of your own organization's energy spending.