August is host to World Water Week 2015 – Find out more from our leading energy management company

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News on World Water Week from our energy management company in Cape Town: At Global Energy Management we like to keep abreast of all happenings in our industry and that means keeping on top of news relating to World Water Week, which will be held in Stockholm from the 23rd to the 28th of August. This is an annual event which focuses on global water issues. Last year, 143 countries participated in this event and it is hoped many ...

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How to promote your company’s engagement with sustainable electricity management solutions

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Employing the professional services of an energy management company is a great way to show your clients that your business is dedicated to the sustainability of natural resources and the effect of your company’s carbon footprint on the planet. It has become a way in which businesses can create a positive image of their business. Such an image portrays a company that is conscious of the resources it uses, resources which ultimately fuels all its operations. It is also ...

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Why automated metering systems are the future of effective utilities management solutions

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Water management services and solutions can lead to a huge cost reduction to your business utility bills. Gem is an energy management company that uses the very best water meter suppliers to supply businesses with automated metering systems as a means to reduce costs. Of the number of available water management solutions available on the market, metering technologies is by far one of the most effective ways to save water and consequently money.

Businesses spending more than R50,000.00 ...

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What water management challenges are facing South Africa – and your industry?

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The world is being challenged by the scarcity of water and how we can attempt to tackle this issue in the best possible way. Water challenges and issues aren’t the same for each country and where you live can greatly influence how your business is able to use water.

An article from the African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology reported a number of issues challenging effective water management in South Africa:

  • Water is a scarce resource due to low average annual ...
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Can your industry benefit from electricity management solutions?

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There are many industries that benefit from electricity management solutions. The manufacturing industry, for example, has a key role to play in reducing their energy consumption.

Global Energy Management provides online energy monitoring and management tools across a wide range of sectors and the manufacturing industry (including retail, education, healthcare and the built environment) is one of the sectors that benefits the most from our solutions. Global Energy Management enables companies to better manage energy, allowing them to reduce consumption ...

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Inefficient management of water and electricity use in national chains is costing more than you think

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Over a billion people don’t have access to clean and safe drinking water and 2.5 billion people are facing drought. The people of China, for example, are facing a water crisis that is beyond their capacity to solve. In South Africa, many companies aren’t managing water and electricity efficiently and this is contributing to both the local and global problem of resource management.

National chains need to pay attention to their water and electricity usage. Ineffective management of these resources poses ...

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Is your company ready to celebrate Earth Day? Here are some great ideas from our energy management company

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Everywhere in the world, people are polluting, wasting energy and cutting down trees. Earth Day is being celebrated on the 22nd of April this year and this day is dedicated to raising awareness of the damage we are causing to the planet and offering tips and advice on how people can reduce their impact on the planet.

As an energy management company, GEM is committed to helping clients reduce their water and electricity consumption. Not only does this save our clients’ ...

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How the South African government is encouraging companies to invest in energy management

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According to state-owned utility provider, Eskom, office lights that are left on overnight use enough energy in a year to heat a home for almost five months. Air conditioning an office for one extra hour a day uses enough energy in a month to power a television for a year.

South Africa’s government, as well as Eskom, know that buildings are one of the largest energy guzzlers, which is why they are encouraging companies to invest in energy management solutions.

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Three signs your company needs an effective electricity management solution

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Most companies know they need to manage their electricity consumption more effectively. Here are a few signs to look out for in order to determine whether you need an effective electricity management solution:

You’re paying too much for energy

It often happens that companies attribute higher electricity bills to a rise in electricity prices. The truth is there are often discrepancies between the amount of energy a company uses and the amount they are billed for. At Global Energy Management, ...

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