In the first of two non-traditional deals this week, Willdan Group (Anaheim, CA) (ENR #58) acquired Energy and Environmental Economics (E3) (San Francisco, CA), a data-driven energy analysis and strategy consulting firm.
“We see this partnership with Willdan as an exciting growth opportunity to bring E3’s energy insights and analytical horsepower to a broader audience and clientele,” said Ren Orans, Managing Partner of E3. “We were attracted to Willdan’s vision for growth in this industry. Willdan has a unique combination of real-world, ‘boots on the ground’ engineering and programmatic experience. Their forward-looking vision to develop new software and implementation strategies that enable clean energy aligns well with E3’s long-term vision.”