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Propel.info reports: Energy efficiency provides better returns than new openings

Energy efficiency provides better returns than new openings, according to a new report. The 2017 hospitality sector energy benchmark, comprising 32 of the leading pub and restaurant operators and now in its sixth year, showed that well-planned energy reduction programmes are a quicker way to increase profitability, averaging three years, than new openings, which can […]

What does your energy manager actually do?

With more and more companies employing the services of an energy manager, we need to ensure that we are getting the best out of them and not allow their time to be wasted on admin tasks. Read on and find out how we can help them become more efficient in becoming energy efficient.   Click […]

World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Optimal are supporting the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer. There are now 2.5 million people in the UK living with cancer. By 2030, it will be 4 million people and Macmillan would like to help them all. Last year alone raised £25 million was raised, let see if we […]

ESOS: So far so good.

  With the extended grace period for ESOS ending soon there have been several things learned from the process so far. One of the first insights is that many of the companies were completely new to energy management. This is one of the real successes of ESOS that differentiates it from other legislation or regulations. […]

Grant Energy Savings Potential

Optimal is offering customers the ability to recoup up to £3,000 from the purchase price against new install of the Energy Monitoring solution. This opportunity is made possible via a grant funded through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). The Grants for Eco Innovation Scheme*allows organisations to reduce the amount of money spent on energy, with […]