Business Assessment

FVB Energy has the experience and knowledge to help you evaluate new business opportunities, improve current businesses or evaluate businesses for sale or acquisition.  Our services include:

  • Conceptual design and financial feasibility assessment of new energy business opportunities, including Combined Heat and Power (CHP)
  • Organizational and staffing evaluations
  • Strategic and business development planning
  • Management and operations evaluations
  • Business valuation for potential sale, and acquisition due diligence for energy utility assets including district heating systems and CHP plants

Marketing and sales consulting

What do utility customers want and need?  We have met face-to-face with customers and know what customers consider important and how they make decisions. FVB Energy can provide the following marketing consulting services:

  • Market characterization and assessment
  • Energy service agreement development and negotiation
  • Energy service rate design, including allocation of costs of electricity and heat from CHP facilities
  • Marketing and communications planning
  • On-site marketing and sales support


FVB Energy’s engineering professionals are industry leaders in the planning and implementation of district energy, CHP and related renewable technologies.

  • Building end-user energy and equipment needs analysis and economic evaluations
  • District hot water, steam or chilled water distribution systems network design
  • District heating, district cooling and power generation plant facilities design
  • Thermal energy storage facility design
  • CHP and power generation plant design

FVB Energy can work in a variety of engineering roles, including:

  • Conceptual design engineer
  • Owner’s engineer in projects being delivered through Engineer/Procure/Construct, Design/Bid/Build or other procurement approaches
  • Part of Design/Bid/Build or other team
  • Final design, specifications and construction drawings and field supervision
  • Planning engineer for utility system plant and distribution system planning and modeling for system expansion and operational optimization

Policy, Legislative and Regulatory Analysis

FVB Energy provides policy analysis and recommendations to national governments and international agencies relating to CHP and district energy, including:

  • Reform of air emissions regulations to recognize air emissions benefits of CHP and district energy systems
  • Structuring of greenhouse gas (GHG) and other emissions trading programs
  • Development and implementation of information and education programs
  • Tax policies and incentives
  • Financing programs to stimulate use of energy-efficient technologies
  • Impact of energy industry restructuring on CHP and district energy


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