28 Jun '11, 11pm

Businesses urged to embrace 'no brainer' energy efficiency savings

The case for embracing energy efficiency measures is a "no brainer", but many companies are still failing to build a business case to realise savings. That was the stark message for delegates at the Green Corporate Energy event in London yesterday, where new research was unveiled showing that 51 per cent of companies estimate they have tapped into less than a third of the potential energy savings that can result from improving their buildings or processes. FURTHER READING Obama unveils $120m energy efficiency scheme Energy inefficiency losing UK £100 per home Moreover, this failure to exploit energy savings is continuing, despite the fact that more than half of the companies surveyed thought potential energy efficiency improvements would pay for themselves in less than three years. Dr Craig Mackenzie, head of sustainability at Scottish Windows, told the summit that the pen...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2082320/businesses-u...

Tweets

CRC Energy efficiency scheme for business is st...

decc.gov.uk 30 Jun '11, 9am

Simplification proposals for CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme and Climate Change Agreements revealed Proposals to make the CRC...

Kohl's Reports 30% Energy Savings Through LEED ...

greenbiz.com 29 Jun '11, 6pm

's streamlined LEED certification for large groups of existing buildings graduated from pilot phase to official status thi...

Kohl's Reports 30% Energy Savings Through LEED ...

greenbiz.com 29 Jun '11, 6pm

's streamlined LEED certification for large groups of existing buildings graduated from pilot phase to official status thi...

Report: Companies could offset £500m CRC bill w...

businessgreen.com 04 Jul '11, 12pm

Unfortunately, when looking at reduction of CO2 emissions most companies tend to look only at the reduction of energy cost...

Efficiency 2.0: Couponing Your Way to Efficiency

Efficiency 2.0: Couponing Your Way to Efficiency

greentechmedia.com 30 Jun '11, 1pm

There are two things people love in this world: getting discounts and helping their kids succeed. In the sphere of residen...

Startup targets max LED savings for minimal cost

Startup targets max LED savings for minimal cost

greenbang.com 28 Jun '11, 9pm

Consider, he says, a company that pays £0.09 per kilowatt-hour for electricity and keeps its lights on 70 hours a week. Ea...

Is Energy Sourcing the Gateway Drug to Energy E...

altenergystocks.com 25 Jun '11, 2pm

I recently interviewed Richard Domaleski, CEO of World Energy Solutions (NASD:XWES ). World Energy is a comprehensive ener...

70% of Building Managers,Owners Favor Energy Efficiency

70% of Building Managers,Owners Favor Energy Ef...

solarfeeds.com 26 Jun '11, 2am

70% of Building Managers,Owners Favor Energy Efficiency Saturday, 25 June 2011 Energy Boom Tweet The results from the fift...

Climate Corps 2011: How Facebook is Friending Energy Efficiency

Climate Corps 2011: How Facebook is Friending E...

greenbiz.com 01 Jul '11, 12pm

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU WEREN'T AFRAID? These bold-lettered signs are all over Facebook's Palo Alto, CA headquarters, and...

Save on Home Energy Efficiency Retrofits

thedailygreen.com 23 Jun '11, 6pm

Photo: Jason Smith / istock related articles By Dan Shapley Saving energy at home is one of the most important things you ...

Energy Savings, Set-Top Box Energy, Complete Gr...

jetsongreen.com 26 Jun '11, 7am

Energy Savings, Set-Top Box Energy, Complete Green, + Solar Surcharge By Preston on Jun. 25, 2011 | Topics: Week in Review...

Data Center Efficiency: The IT Energy Efficienc...

triplepundit.com 05 Jul '11, 10am

TriplePundit has teamed up with Microsoft to present a series based on a recent Whitepaper entitled “The IT Energy Efficie...

Who Wins an Energy Deathmatch Between Renewables & Efficiency?

Who Wins an Energy Deathmatch Between Renewable...

greenbiz.com 23 Jun '11, 12pm

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — EnerNOC's Gregg Dixon compares the competition between on-site renewable energy generation versus redu...

Would you do more energy-efficiency upgrades if...

thedailygreen.com 24 Jun '11, 12pm

Photo: Istock related articles By Dan Shapley New York has passed the first statewide "on-bill recovery" program that will...