E Source has bought Utilligent, a management consulting firm guiding clients, including the top five municipal utilities in the U.S., to deliver energy to millions of customers.

Utilligent brings an approach that furthers E Source’s capabilities in areas such as smart infrastructure (advanced metering infrastructure, distributed energy resources and transportation electrification) and customer engagement, while adding new areas of expertise, including strategy and data transformation, utility operations, program execution, business process optimization and organizational management.