Are you wasting 20% of your annual energy spend? The blog industrialenergycostsavinghack.com shares a unique energy design paradigm that can reveal significant energy cost savings in industrial energy intensive businesses.
Is your energy management plan missing something?
If you are a South African company your energy bill may have increased significantly since 2008. There are traditionally five ways to manage this escalating bill:
- Negotiate better prices from your energy suppliers
- Invest in onsite power generation to produce electricity
- Install an energy management system to reduce energy waste like smart meters, lighting controllers and power factor correction
- Change employee attitudes & behaviour towards electricity – turn off lights and other equipment not needed
- Install more efficient energy equipment.
These five strategies would typically form the basis of an energy management strategy.
Based on this strategy, Ensight Energy Solutions assists large energy users (with accounts over R1 billion per annum) achieve energy cost savings. On top of their traditional energy management plan, our clients now plan to save an additional 20% of their energy costs – amounting to annual savings of over R200 million per annum.
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energy management plan,
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So the question is how can an energy intensive industrial business with a comprehensive energy management plan be leaving 20% energy cost savings on the table? 50% of these energy cost savings are achieved without capital costs and 50% with capital but with a high ROI. This blog will share with you the energy saving hacks that can create a different cost trajectory for your company.
This blog will communicate the business case for energy intensive industrial businesses to explore and adopt an energy design paradigm that adds a new depth and breadth to your existing energy management plan.