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Virtual Strategic Energy Management™ (vSEM™)

The future of customer engagement is virtual.
Virtual engagement is what we do.

Power TakeOff has spent 15 years listening to utilities and their customers. Our new program fundamentally intertwines the solutions to both utility and participant barriers. Since 2020, we have heard them loud and clear, virtual programs work. Virtual Strategic Energy Management will open a new pathway for small and medium businesses to participate in utility energy efficiency programs. Introducing vSEM.

Experts in Virtual Engagement

First of its kind, but far from new for us.

Virtual programs are our expertise. From our proven ability to target SMBs without traditional marketing, to See our award-winning Virtual Commissioning program to learn more.

Our savings estimates are accurate.

We only use utility meters, making our savings estimates the most accurate available in the industry.

Human-centered design.

Industry-leading M&V, industry knowledge, holistic design, stakeholder understanding, easy to evaluate. vSEM has it all.

Benefits of vSEM

We listened to customers for a decade: here's what we found.

Customers prefer virtual.

In Focus on Energy’s 2020 Evaluation Report, only 9% of Business & Industry customers attended an in-person training in the past two years.

Customers love connection with peers.

According to Puget Sound Energy’s 2016 RCM Evaluation, participants liked the SEM’s peer to peer networking. 

Customers want recognition for their efforts. 

In the newest CA SEM Evaluation, customers said they wanted to be rewarded for behavior change, too.

Revolutionizing Customer Engagement

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Revolutionizing Customer Engagement

With vSEM, any customers can get eligible savings from any building or process improvement.

Once in the vSEM program, customers are provided custom evaluations of their facility usage, and provided ongoing support and educational opportunities to improve their energy efficiency.

Our program staff and energy coaches have designed, administrated, implemented and evaluated SEM programs since the beginning. We know the barriers for every stakeholder, and have designed the program with you in mind.

With Power TakeOff’s in-house EMIS, participants can see the impact of their actions, take ownership of their energy, and feel empowered to make changes.

Participants engage with each other through peer network groups. In these groups they collaborate, brainstorm, and connect.