Segment Expertise

Consumer Packaged Goods

Thirty-four percent of global greenhouse gas emissions come from food systems1. Coupled with the ever-growing food demand, food producers are under pressure to keep up while reducing their greenhouse gas emissions. Today, Industry-leading Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) organizations are progressing their sustainability goals to advance towards net-zero operations.
1United Nations

The Opportunity

Serving more people while generating fewer greenhouse gas emissions is possible thanks to innovative technology that supports smarter CPG operations and more efficient supply chains, from rapid decarbonization to EV transitions and beyond. Energy as a Service (EaaS) microgrids help organizations increase energy capacity quickly and sustainably, without waiting for the grid to catch up.

The Challenge

Many CPG organizations need to increase energy capacity quickly and sustainably, but they rely on utility grids that are not always equipped to support decarbonization or fleet electrification. Energy-intensive CPG organizations must think outside the grid, leveraging tailored energy infrastructure solutions to decarbonize and electrify for more efficient operations.

The CPG energy transformation is important considering the following:

60
%
increase in global food demand
forecasted in the next three decades, increasing by up to 56 percent by 20501
by 2050
of global health sector emissions are from the U.S.
The CPG industry must reduce its GHG emissions by more than half to meet 2050 climate targets2
50
%
of the top CPG companies
all have clear commitments to address climate change3
  1. Statista, January 2021; FAO, EIA
  2. McKinsey & Company
  3. Consumer Brands Association

The Solution

With a turnkey Energy as a Service (EaaS) approach that addresses both electric and thermal loads of CPG organizations via microgrids, AlphaStruxure provides a comprehensive solution to mitigate risk and eliminate capital outlay.

It’s our job to uniquely help you achieve your most ambitious long-term outcomes and advance your energy transformation in a way that’s simple, accelerated, comprehensive, and cost-stable.

We design bespoke energy solutions for industrial clients to decarbonize rapidly while scaling quickly. Integrating a range of technologies helps minimize operating errors and maximize convenience.

How We Help

Partnering with EaaS experts means benefiting from…

Realized outcomes

Resilience, reliability, greenhouse gas reduction, and cost-stability

Risk-mitigation

Transferred risk of designing, financing, owning, installing, and managing the energy infrastructure

Reduced complexity

No up-front capital or energy infrastructure expertise needed

Long-term partnership

Energy infrastructure expertly designed, built, owned, operated, and maintained for you

Price stability

Fixed pricing and protection from energy cost volatility

Here’s what only AlphaStruxure can offer you

An easier, more comprehensive transition

We design, build, own, and operate your comprehensive on-site energy and charging infrastructure at no upfront cost to your business, making your transition as simple and attainable as possible.

Bespoke solutions to meet your ever-changing needs

We deliver custom-created, techno-economic, net-zero carbon solutions that achieve your energy, carbon, and sustainability vision.

Expert partners accountable for your long-term success

Your focus isn’t on developing microgrids, but ours is. We’ve built, financed, and operated more than 350 microgrids for manufacturing facilities transitioning to net zero energy consumption and carbon emissions. It is built into our business model that we see them succeed.

Case Studies

See the AlphaStruxure difference

CASE STUDY: Montgomery County Drives the Future of Sustainable, Resilient Mass Transit

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Segment Expertise

No two energy transformation journeys are the same. Achieving unique business goals means creating and implementing a tailored action plan specific to your industry and individual targets.

Helping energy-intensive facilities and supply chains to decarbonize rapidly and expand capacity, without waiting for the grid to catch up

Accelerating decarbonization and the electrified transportation transition for medium to heavy-duty fleets and other transit services

Achieving meaningful climate goals across mining, cement, metals, and glass, among others

Stabilizing long-term energy costs while achieving resilient, zero-carbon energy across pharma, biotech, medical devices, and hospitals

Generating fewer greenhouse gas emissions in the face of a growing global food demand in the snacks, dairy, meat, and beverage industries, and beyond

Creating positive and sustainable visitor experiences by reducing greenhouse gas emissions across energy-intensive entertainment facilities

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