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Clayton Erekson

Clayton Erekson
Clayton Erekson is CEO and Co-Founder of Summa Energy Solutions. He has a passion for saving energy & money but his biggest passions are his wife, son and pizza.

Recent Posts

Kick-starting your motor management plan

November 15, 2017 2:00 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Energy Analytics Energy Management Motors

Today we finish our partner spotlight on Motors At Work with another blog post by Nicole Dyess from our Partner at Motors At Work.

The Declining Costs of Sensors.

November 9, 2017 2:48 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Videos Webinar

Did you miss my free webinar about the Declining Costs of Sensors? No worries, below is the recorded video.

Partner Case Study: M@W & Des Moines

November 7, 2017 10:00 AM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Energy Analytics Case Studies Energy Savings Motors

Since 1990, 175 thousand people have moved to Des Moines, Iowa, increasing its population by 40%.

Free CHP Checklist

October 23, 2017 2:00 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in CHP Microturbine

Are you interested in getting started with CHP? Download the CHP Checklist to make sure you have all of the information you need to properly size a CHP system.

Double Win with Microturbines' A Case Study

September 12, 2017 1:00 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in CHP Microturbine

Today we continue our research into the benefits of providing power through microturbine generation with a case study provided by Horizon Power Systems of a natural gas fueled microturbine at one of their customers Tundra Oil and Gas in Manitoba Canada.

Microturbine Case Study - Horizon Power Systems & 99% Runtime

September 6, 2017 10:00 AM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in CHP Microturbine

Vitality Energy is pleased to continue it's research into technologies that help companies and organizations reduce energy cost and improve operational efficiency.  This post is the first post of a series of case studies into the power of Microturbine technology.  

Eight C65 microturbines power collection facility


Southwestern United States


February 2015


Central gathering facility


Wellhead natural gas


8 65kW Capstone microturbines

Join Summa Energy at Energy Exchange 2017

August 4, 2017 1:00 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Trade Shows

We are pleased to announce that Summa & Vitality have been invited to attend Energy Exchange 2017 as a special guest of one of partner companies, Obvius Holdings.

Summa Energy Solutions & Vitality Energy: Our Story... So Far.

August 2, 2017 4:00 PM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Energy Consumption Energy Management Energy Leadership Virtual Energy Manager

Vitality Energy was originally formed as Summa Energy Solutions by my co-founder Christopher Atkins. Like most business ideas, Summa was born out of necessity. At the time Chris was working as a controls operator at the University of Utah.

Why Virtual Energy Managers Can Save Companies Thousands.

August 1, 2017 2:00 AM / by

 Clayton Erekson

Posted in Energy Management Real-Time Metering Virtual Energy Manager

Business today is changing rapidly. They way we conducted business ten years ago looks and sounds completely outdated compared to how we conduct business today. In today's business everything is virtual, we now have virtual office spaces, outsourced CFO's and virtual assistance. In the same way sales professionals can now close sales without the need to travel across the country.