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Optimal Platform V4.0.0 Released

Features of the new software release: Home: New user interface Totally revised look and feel. Home: New user interface Mixed graph styles, and user defined colours. Home: New user interface Whole site selection. Home: New user interface New bigger graph area. Reporting: New Graph element Mix graph styles on a single element. Reporting: New Graph […]

Optimal Monitoring in the News! Process Engineering Online

Our very own managing director, Duncan Everett, has set out his wish list for the coalition’s new Energy Minister, John Hayes. In his article, Duncan raises the argument that clearer use of information and more real performance based goals should be available for businesses following the new carbon reporting regulations. The article features on Process […]

UK businesses making a commitment to carbon reduction

The total number of certifications for reducing carbon emissions amongst UK businesses has recently been pushed up to 500, following the announcement that British Land, Mothercare and Motorola have been awarded the Carbon Trust Standard. The total carbon footprint of the 500 organisations is now over 43 million tonnes of CO2e, equivalent to nearly 18% […]

Effective Environmental Behaviour Change

As we enter the time of the year where energy costs are on the up and with the current cold snap consumption is expected to increase dramatically (12 November 20 – British Gas customers are to face an increase of 7% in their gas and electricity bills from 10 December) what better time to draw […]

Carbon Reduction Commitment – Important Changes to the CRC!

‘The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme will be simplified to reduce the burden on businesses, with the first allowance sales for 2011-12 emissions now taking place in 2012 rather than 2011. Revenues from allowance sales totaling £1 billion a year by 2014-15 will be used to support the public finances, including spending on the environment, rather […]