Exciting partnership gets the green light

Leading energy management consultancy, Energy Management has teamed up with Measure My Energy to help businesses reduce their carbon footprint and save on energy costs.

With people blockading bridges and glueing themselves to vehicles amidst a range of protests designed to accelerate the continued drive towards zero carbonisation, it is hard to escape conversations around energy efficiency at the moment.

For financial and environmental reasons more and more companies are focusing on ways in which they can contribute to the green revolution.

Essential to this goal is the ability to identify when and where energy is spent within a factory or office, across single or multiple sites, which is why Energy Management is delighted to announce our partnership with Measure My Energy.

Acting on our behalf, Measure My Energy install Power Distribution Monitors (PDM’s) that accurately measure consumption to a level of detail that help organisations account for every single pound and pence.

PDM’s enable granularity down to an individual appliance, for example, a furnace – in the case of the high-energy using Cast Metal Industry, giving consumers a real-time picture of the most costly aspects of their day-to-day business.

Energy Management’s highly-trained staff of chartered engineers and energy consultants then analyse and evaluate the data before devising and implementing energy efficiency measures that offer a very quick return on investment.

For instance, one borough council saw a 37% reduction in energy usage after just one month.

Every day the partnership between Energy Management and Measure My Energy is helping businesses to reduce their carbon footprint, increase profits and have a better understanding of energy patterns within their buildings.

Acknowledging the impact that PDM’s have had on his organisation, one Facilities Manager said: “We have used the system to map our energy throughout our organisation, allowing us to pinpoint areas we can make a further saving in the future and giving us details on usage to prove the possible savings before moving forward.”

If you would like to benefit from this service, email: sales@energymanagementltd.com or call one of our team on 01225-867722

Diary marker: Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)

The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme, known as ESOS, requires large enterprises in the UK to undertake energy audits across their sites incorporating a minimum of 90% of the total energy usage of the business

Organisations that meet the following criteria must comply: 250 employees or more; OR an annual turnover exceeding €50 million, AND an annual balance sheet total exceeding €43 million.

Phase 2 audits will need to be completed by 5th December 2019 but the data preparation period begins on 1 January 2018 meaning it is time to act.

The audits must be certified by an accredited ESOS assessor and include recommendations on how to improve energy efficiency across the organisation.

You can phase the costs of compliance and reap the rewards through energy savings by calling one of our engineering team today, on 01225 867722.

Prices are set to increase closer to the deadline, so save money by starting your Phase 2 audit now!