Our Story

30 Years of Energy Conservation

When our founder, Dr. William S. Spears, served on the Wichita Falls, Texas school board and solved the district’s budgetary shortfall by inventing the nation’s first utility savings program. In just one year, he saved the district $1M with no upfront costs.

Leading The Way To The Future

Meet the Pioneers, Engineers and Technologists Who Make It All Possible

1986

Energy Education is founded

1986

1990

The company expands, refines energy conservation program – saves $6.7MM in energy savings

1990

2000

Over 300 schools in 39 states save $478M on utilities. Cenergistic launches its savings share program with no-upfront costs or risk to go green.

2000

2005

Cenergistic reaches $1.1B in utility savings through energy convservation and sustainability soltuions.

2005

2010

Explosive growth takes way. Cenergistic achieves $2.5B in utility savings. Big-data analysis patents granted.

2010

2015

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Kleiner Perkins Green Growth invests in Energy Education, now Cenergistic.

2015

2018

Cenergistic achieves cumulative savings of $5B for K-12 Schools, Universities and Municipalities it Serves.

2018

2018

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Cenergistic launches sustainability solutions for its customers with the Ceres software platform.

2018

2018

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Cenergistic launches new brand

2018

2022

Target Goal

Save the world $10B in utility costs. Lead the way to achieve sustainability at scale for a cleaner, greener earth. 

2022