Can you or one of your team members research energy prices for your business on their own? Sure – and chances are, you’ll find a few ways to save money. But is the time, the research, and simply not knowing the big picture of this topic worth it for you? You have lots of other things to do with your time in your business. And we have a group of trained professionals who can work to find you significant savings. So let’s take a look at three main problems that can come with trying to get the best energy price on your own.
1) It’s Likely You’ll Underestimate the Effort that It Takes to Find the Information You Need
As you probably know, sourcing your energy with a 3rd party supplier is a great way to improve your company’s bottom line and mitigate risk. But all too often, companies try to tackle a sourcing project themselves, underestimate the effort required to get bids, and do not obtain the best possible rates. Working directly with a supplier will limit your options and result with that supplier receiving greater margins and more favorable terms. That means more money out of your pocket. Continue reading