Webinar: Energy Monitoring Technologies and Resulting Cost Savings

Posted October 21, 2020

On October 29, PPG hosted Prasath Vinayagamoorthy (Senior Energy Engineer) and Tanmay Soni (Advanced Energy Analyst) from 3M as part of the ongoing Green Economy Series.

3M is an industry leader in Energy Management implementation. The company’s goal is to certify ISO50001 Energy Management for their manufacturing facilities worldwide, which cannot be achieved without a robust energy monitoring system in place.

The webinar explored how the 3M team went about implementing energy monitoring equipment and software platforms that allow them to ensure they are on track to meet targets and find energy reduction opportunities in real-time across a large portfolio of facilities. 

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About the Presenters

Prasath Vinayagamoorthy, MBA, C.E.M, CMVP, P.Eng
Senior Energy Engineer, 3M

Prasath currently works on 3M’s implementation and coordination of ISO50001/SEP management systems and the maintenance and improvement of Energy Management Information Systems at 3M Canada sites.

Prasath is the recipient of the 2019 Canada Region Energy Engineer of the Year Award from the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), as well as the 2018 IESO Energy Manager Award in Ontario.



Tanmay Soni, MMSc, EMIT
Advanced Energy Analyst, 3M

In his role as an Advanced Energy Analyst at 3M, Tanmay specializes in designing and maintaining 3M’s global portfolio for normalized energy efficiency reporting, leads internal audits for ISO5001/SEP locations and performs technical, feasibility, and financial analyses for energy projects.

Tanmay holds a Masters of Management Sciences and a Graduate Certificate in Business and Entrepreneurship, both from the University of Waterloo. He is also a Certified RETScreen Expert (CRE) and a Canadian Sustainable Energy Practitioner (CSEP).