HARTFORD, Conn. — The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), part of Munich Re, announced that it is working with EnergySavvy, a leading software provider of energy management technology, to develop tools that will help customers make informed decisions about energy usage.

“Homeowners know that conserving energy makes good economic sense,” said Greg Barats, president and chief executive officer of Hartford Steam Boiler. “But where do they start? Hartford Steam Boiler is designing new services to share our technical knowledge with homeowners so they’ll have a trusted source to find the essential information they need to make better energy choices.”

Hartford Steam Boiler has entered into a long-term business partnership with EnergySavvy, which provides user-friendly software for utilities, public agencies, and other clients to help consumers maximize energy efficiency and save money. HSB said the combination of EnergySavvy’s technology and Hartford Steam Boiler’s extensive equipment knowledge and expertise will help families manage their energy consumption and costs.

“EnergySavvy’s mission is to encourage energy efficiency by helping people understand their efficiency opportunities and reduce their monthly utility bills,” said Scott Case, EnergySavvy chief operating officer. “We’re thrilled to bring our energy expertise to Hartford Steam Boiler’s customers.”

One of the world’s leading equipment breakdown insurers, Hartford Steam Boiler helps clients reduce risk through a combination of specialty insurance coverages, engineering-based risk management strategies, and loss reduction services. For more information, visit www.hsb.com.

Publication date: 9/17/2012