PrimeLending Selects Ecova for Energy and Sustainability Management Solutions

Outsourcing will enable PrimeLending to leverage energy and waste data to reduce costs

Spokane, WA — June 8, 2016 — Ecova, a leading energy and sustainability management company, has been selected by PrimeLending, a PlainsCapital Company, to manage energy and waste data and expenses across the company’s portfolio. PrimeLending, a growing national residential mortgage originator, will leverage the Ecova Energy and Sustainability Management Platform to remove the burden of energy and waste expense management from key personnel and help the company gather additional insight on energy cost and consumption and waste generation at more than 140 branch

“Ecova’s Energy and Sustainability Management Platform will be a tremendous tool for us,” said Lisa Loreto, vice president – real estate and facilities for PrimeLending. “Having the ability to log in to a single interface to view utility costs across our geography of locations will save us time and provide insights into energy consumption and waste generation that we haven’t had before.”

As PrimeLending grows its operations, outsourcing expense management will not only free up key resources to focus on other core functions, it will provide the company with the data and insights necessary to affect change and cost reduction across the organization. With one consolidated view that combines data, technology, energy and waste expertise, Ecova’s single intuitive platform will deliver powerful business insights across PrimeLending’s portfolio of locations.

“We’re excited to help PrimeLending remove the burden of expense and data management from its staff, while gaining insight into resource consumption and costs,” said Jana Schmidt, chief executive officer for Ecova. “Our web-based platform has significant impact on our clients’ business strategies – they can track and manage sites and critical resource data, and deliver operational and cost efficiency to the bottom line.”

The Ecova Platform combines data, technology and energy expertise to deliver insight needed to reduce organizational cost and consumption. For more information on the Ecova Platform, including features and benefits, please visit

Ecova is inventing a future that will provide companies with the data, insight and action to drive sustainable results. Ecova has a unique position as a company that can harness the power of unparalleled data and combine it with expert insight into how global leaders can prioritize opportunities to reduce consumption in energy and other resource categories. Ecova continues to develop new strategies for commercial and industrial clients to tackle this new future.



Ecova makes businesses and utilities more successful through energy and sustainability management. Ecova blends data and technology, with people and insight, to drive powerful results for their clients. Using insights based on consumption, cost and carbon footprint data spanning thousands of utilities, and hundreds of thousands of business sites across the United States, Canada and Europe, Ecova provides fully managed, technology-optimized solutions for saving resources, which in turn increase returns, lower risks and enhance reputations. Ecova is a wholly-owned subsidiary of ENGIE, a worldwide, global energy player. For more information, visit the company’s website, on LinkedIn, or follow Ecova on Twitter at @EcovaInc.