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Start Saving Energy Today

Published on Friday, 26 September 2014 10:58:51    Written by Marc
Start Saving Energy Today
I was recently reading comments in an on-line business group, and people were questioning why energy-saving projects are not popular with companies given the immense benefits they provide. One seminar commenter explained that in an audience he recently had in front of him, about two-thirds of the corporate attendees claimed that they did not know where to start.

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Get Your Energy Saving Projects Approved

Published on Monday, 8 September 2014 11:47:53    Written by Marc
Get Your Energy Saving Projects Approved
If you are working in a company or organizations and are responsible for getting your energy saving projects approved, you have already experienced the frustration. The frustration that comes from working for weeks (when not months) to find energy saving measures, then evaluate them and finally put together a compelling business case only to get your project delayed, or worse, rejected completely. Now, this can be very frustrating. I know that feeling very well, having lived it repeatedly for the past 20 years.

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Planning for Energy Saving Projects

Published on Wednesday, 20 August 2014 06:08:09    Written by Marc
Planning for Energy Saving Projects
I wrote in this blog last week about planning for energy saving projects when leasing a new site. I mentioned that one of the benefits of doing energy saving measures or projects before your operations starts at a new site. This can be easier than doing the same projects once your operations ramp up, because once they do, then you often need to coordinate with maintenance and operations.

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Energy Saving Projects and Grants

Published on Wednesday, 30 July 2014 14:14:31    Written by Marc
Energy Saving Projects and Grants
If you have implemented energy saving projects in your company or organization, chances are you probably managed to get some grants at some point in order to improve the payback of your project(s). Most consultants working in the field of energy saving will be quick to inform their clients of the available grants and the wonders they can do for a project. On the surface, it does look great because often the grants are the equivalent of free money, and very few people will argue with that.

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Energy Saving in Buildings; How Much and How Fast?

Published on Saturday, 28 June 2014 09:44:01    Written by Marc
Energy Saving in Buildings; How Much and How Fast?
A friend of mine sent mean article this week about a company, which claim that in every building they go into, they save over 40 percent of the total energy consumption. Since he sent that to a few people at the same time, I had a chance to see some comments of other friends, some of them in the same business field as the company claiming the large savings for their clients. One person indicated that it is impossible to find more than 40% savings in any building.

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