21 Apr '11, 10pm

Rexel's Top 10 Ways for Businesses to Conserve Energy

Rexel's Top 10 Ways for Businesses to Conserve Energy

Earth Day 2011 arrives during yet another period when surging energy prices are putting the spotlight on conservation. Rexel Holdings USA works with big and small companies to boost their energy efficiency. “We’ve seen many companies cut their energy usage by at least 5% and a substantial number have reduced their usage by double digits,” said Rexel Holdings USA’s EVP and CEO Chris Hartmann. Rexel’s energy experts have identified the ten most overlooked energy-saving moves that businesses can consider. 1. Conduct a thorough analysis of your electricity bill: Knowing what the bill is each month allows you to focus on it. 2. Use your analysis to develop a cost-saving plan: By adding building and lighting controls, you can see up to 30% energy reduction to the overall electrical load. 3. Invest in a sub meters: For larger companies, each division or facility can be rated for ...

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