Integrated Energy Solutions

Total Energy Connections is a Connecticut based company founded on the primary principle of new and innovative energy solutions that are designed for the future.

Total Energy Connections group serves a variety of commercial, industrial, and municipal clients. Our energy staff have provided various energy solutions to Connecticut customers since 1998 with combined electricity consumption in excess of 100 MWs. TEC directors are highly experienced in assisting its customers to analyze, manage, and control their energy portfolios.

We design and deliver custom solutions based off our client’s unique energy profile. Our clients always receive the most competitive and energy efficient products in the marketplace. Period.

Find out what we can do for you here.

Identify energy saving opportunities for customers across all energy commodities and end uses including:

  • Lighting and lighting controls
  • Building Envelope
  • HVAC upgrades, building automation, and controls
  • Motors and Drives

Optimize available Utility, State, and Federal grants, tax credits and incentives.

Design and present a turn key project that results in improved operating conditions while reducing operating costs to our customers

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Meet our energy experts and your future partners in power


Tony Perna has been in the electrical industry for over 30 years.  He is a co-founder and co- owner of Total Energy Connections.  He has been working in the Energy Conservation/ESCO industry since 1998.

Prior to working at Total Energy Connections he was the Vice President at a Connecticut based ESCO. His responsibilities were purchasing, project management, and project engineering.  He has extensive experience managing projects from the initial stage to installation and development phases.  He holds a Certification from and Eversource and UI as a Certified Energy Auditor.  In addition to his experience he has also installed solar and fuel cell projects for many Connecticut Municipalities.

In addition to working in the ESCO industry he also has owned and maintained his own electrical contracting company since 1994. 

Tony has also pursed an Electrical Engineering Degree at The University of Hartford. 


Jay Polydys has over 30 years of successful sales and business development experience. He is the founder and owner of Total Cloud Connections, LLC, a cloud consulting business that designs and develops cloud based solutions for business. Prior to Total Cloud Connections, Jay held numerous positions in sales and development in energy, IT and Telecom.

As a partner and co-founder of Total Energy Connections, LLC, Jay focuses on developing strategic partnerships and business relationships.

Jay is a graduate of University of New Haven and holds a B.S. in Business Administration. Jay is also an active member of the Bridgeport, Valley, New Haven, New Britain and Central CT Chambers.