ESPC Success Stories
City of Monroe’s Wastewater Treatment Plant (Phase II)
John Lande, Manager
"The ESPC process fast tracks everything. Without it, the project would have taken two and a half years. We did it in less than a year. The project was done at a guaranteed cost without change orders, which helped budgeting. Plus, we were able to select the capable contractors and specific equipment, which best fit the city's needs".
City of Bremerton
Chal A. Martin, P.E., Director, Public Works and Utilities Department
"This was a new program and way of doing business for Bremerton, and we needed help and support to get the idea accepted by our Council. It was uncanny how our DES Project Manager anticipated exactly when we would need his help –
City of Bellingham
Clark Williams, Superintendent of Traffic/Communications/Fleet & Facilities
Skykomish School District
Martin Schmidt, Superintendent
"Having the DES oversee the design and installation of the new heating system in our school was smooth and efficient. DES personnel were friendly and well organized.The new heating system met all of our expectations. I would use them again".
Terry Ryan, Director, Energy Systems Operation
"Over eight years and $40 million in completed projects attest to the benefits that our partnership with the DES Energy Program has provided."
Seattle Central College
K. David Ernevad, Director, Capital Projects and Environmental Safety
"The DES Energy Program, and more accurately our DES PM Joe Sullivan, has been of great service to the energy efficiency improvements at SCC. With Joe's help SCC has surpassed the 2020 goal for Agency EUI reduction five years early".