The energy and utilities landscape is constantly evolving, particularly in Ontario. Organizations in both the public and private sphere must learn to adapt in these uncertain times. With increasing productivity demands on aging infrastructure, combined with market pressure to keep costs down, it can be challenging to look beyond the day-to-day operations and plan ahead.

As your trusted business partner, OPTIMUS | SBR provides modular services which can be implemented at any stage of the operations or project life cycle. Our team of industry and cross-functional experts is focused on providing solutions and full-cycle support from planning to implementation in order to optimize the use of your resources while keeping your operational costs low.

Consulting Expertise in the Energy Sector

Conservation & Demand Management

  • Product & Program Development
  • Project Management & Support

Energy Asset Management

  • Asset Management Strategy
  • Smart Grid Development
  • Project Management & Support
  • Product & Market Analysis

Service Delivery & Process Improvement

  • Management Control Framework
  • Policy & Procedure Controls and Framework
  • Process Design & Optimization
  • Workflow & Process Documentation
  • Business Case Preparation & Review
  • Enterprise Project Management Office
  • IT Infrastructure Assessment

Customer Experience

  • Customer Delivery Performance Review
  • Employee & Stakeholder Engagement
  • Communication Strategy & Plan
  • Change Management

Organizational Design

  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Governance & Leadership Development
  • Executive Recruiting & Placement

Regulatory Services

  • Case Management
  • Regulatory Process Review
  • Rate Application Development & Critique
  • Stakeholder Consultation, Facilitation & Note-Taking Services

Our clients include local electricity and gas distribution companies, transmitters and generators, renewable energy companies, regulatory agencies and industry associations, and many equipment & service providers associated with the sector.

Some clients we have worked with…

  • Hydro One Networks Inc.
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • Ontario Energy Board
  • Ontario Power Authority
  • Oakville Hydro Electricity Distribution Inc.
  • Enbridge Gas Distribution
  • Newmarket – Tay Power Distribution Limited
  • EnWin Utilities Ltd.
  • OZZ Solar
  • Burlington Hydro Inc.
  • PowerStream Inc.
  • The Mearie Group
  • Toronto Hydro – Electric System Limited
  • Whitby Hydro Electric Corporation
  • Ainsworth Inc.