Energy costs are on the increase. What can your industry do to promote effective electricity management?

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With the next electricity price hike around the corner, industry needs to look for ways to significantly reduce their consumption. There is a great variety of different functions encompassed in the broad term of industry, but one thing all industry has in common is the opportunity to save money and rethink how they use energy.

While most businesses and organisations consume the majority of their electricity through heating, ventilation and air conditioning, industrial businesses use most of their electricity to run ...

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How our energy management systems help national chains and retail centres save

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As electricity goes up again, everyone is looking for ways to save on costs, with the added benefit of reducing waste and being ‘greener.’ Retail and chain stores have varying electricity costs, depending on the type of business, but everyone knows that saving energy is one of the simplest ways of saving money and increasing profits. A 20% energy saving will give the same return as a 5% increase in sales and, using an energy management system can be ...

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How our energy management systems work to save businesses money

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It has taken a long time for businesses to realise that having efficient energy management systems installed can help them save a significant amount of money. Money that can easily be put back into the business.

Aware of the electricity problems many companies are facing in South Africa, Global Energy Management (GEM) has developed a range of products that provide information and insights about electricity and water consumption within the company.

In order to guarantee effective electricity management, GEM offers an ...

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How your industry can do its part to prevent load shedding through leading energy management systems

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As South Africa’s state-owned electricity provider, Eskom’s mandate is to ensure security of energy supply in the country. Eskom generates, transports and distributes electricity and this is managed predominantly by Eskom.

Electricity demand isn’t always consistent due to peak periods when electricity demand is higher. Another factor that is impacting our country’s electricity demand is the continuously growing number of customers. This means the energy system requires prudent management of the supply in order to meet the needs of South ...

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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.

South Africa’s ...

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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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