We talk about savings all the time. In fact, saving both energy and money is a huge part of the energy efficiency industry. This includes the usual suspects: smart thermostats, LED bulbs, new appliances, etc. But one area that is often neglected in terms of savings is natural gas and steam systems. They often use a large amount of energy, but where do customers see savings? Are there any? The answer is a resounding yes! In fact, through optimization of a steam system, energy savings can range from 5%-15%, which equals out to an average annual fuel savings of more than $100,000 per facility. Following the four steps below is the recipe to success when it comes to targeting and optimizing steam systems.