CLEAResult, an Austin, Texas-based national energy optimization firm, received a significant capital investment from General Catalyst.
As also stated by President Glenn Garland, CLEAResult intends to use the funds to invest in technology, research, and delivery capacity, partner with other firms with complementary abilities and expand their reach into new parts of the country.
The company currently designs and implements energy efficiency and renewable energy programs for utility companies and other clients in 15 states. To date, CLEAResult has been responsible for more than 750 million kilowatt-hours of reduced energy use in thousands of schools, homes and businesses.
Each program focuses on providing education, technical assistance and financial guidance to help customers reduce energy costs by increasing energy efficiency.
These services can range from auditing a home to benchmarking energy use in commercial buildings to determining the feasibility of solar or wind energy.