Buerger Energy Established in 2001

“Buerger Energy is a family owned and operated company. With over 35 years experience in the Utility Industry, let us use our expertise and knowledge to guide your company to saving thousands of dollars every year in energy costs. Currently, we are servicing over 1500 facilities nationwide, which includes a range of services.”

William A. Buerger
Energy Consultant


Buerger Energy

Buerger Energy was established by Bill Buerger and has been in operation for ten years.  His years of utility experience and knowledge enable him to fully represent the client’s interest in utility related matters.
The mission of Buerger Energy is to assist clients with improving energy efficiency and reducing energy cost.  The business started from the ground floor and is currently servicing over 1500 facilities in 22 states.

William A. Buerger

Bill received his 35 years of experience in the natural gas and electric utility industry while employed by Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) in Dayton Ohio. During his career with DP&L his experiences included field engineering on electric substation and power plant construction. He also negotiated natural gas and electric contracts with large customers including General Motors, Corning Glass, Department of Defense, and Honda of American Manufacturing. He managed the DP&L Energy Resource Center, which was a utility-based energy efficiency operation with over 100 employees. Bill’s responsibilities included developing and implementing energy efficiency programs, rebate programs, and customer education programs. He was also a management instructor for DP&L staff and field employees. Bill’s primary responsibility was to teach employees methods to solve problems and make decisions. His students ranged from the Executive Staff to Linemen and Servicemen.

Shanna O’Grady 

Shanna O’Grady has been working with Buerger Energy for 5 years. Prior to her experience with Buerger Energy she worked as a classroom teacher for 10 years. Her most recent position as an online educator gave her positive experiences with what modern technology could offer not only educationally, but in the business industry as well. Shanna has a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and a Master of Arts degree in Math and Science. She brings her knowledge from past experience to Buerger Energy and morphs what she did in the classroom setting to what she is constantly learning in the Utility Industry.

Robert Buerger

Robert Buerger is a valued advisor to Buerger Energy. He partners with William Buerger during the performance of energy audits. Bob is a former Vice President of Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) with a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Dayton.

Rita Kirchner

Rita Kirchner is the most recent addition to the Buerger Energy team. She brings the knowledge and experience gained during her long career with the Federal Government at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. She served most of her career assigned to the Directorate of Contracting and Support in the Aeronautical Systems Division. During this time she was responsible for training coordination for the professional and clerical workforce. She later advanced to a management analyst position specializing in personnel issues. In this capacity she serviced approximately 500 employees in all aspects of human resource management.