16 Aug '11, 12pm

The Top Habits that Separate Energy Management Leaders from Laggards

The Top Habits that Separate Energy Management Leaders from Laggards

Across industries, companies that have the best grasp on energy management and energy efficiency programs follow similar steps -- and struggle with similar challenges, according to a just-published survey of executives. There are three habits of "best in class" companies, researchers at The Aberdeen Group found: Use of real-time and historical energy data, made available to decision makers Standardized processes across all parts of their organizations Metrics for benchmarking energy performance at all plants and facilities The common practices were uncovered through a survey of 254 executives earlier this year about their energy programs and strategies to find out what drives success. Additionally, those seen as being above the average are more keen on redesigning and optimizing processes in ways that tie into company energy goals, mainly by using energy data as a basis fo...

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