The consumption of energy is a major contributor to the greenhouse gas emissions of businesses. The reduction of energy consumption has the dual benefit of saving fuel costs and reducing emissions. In jurisdictions that have a applied a price to carbon, reducing energy consumption can have a material impact on profitability. For some businesses it reduces their exposure to fuel price volatility.
This section of the Climate Alliance web site will post stories on how businesses have improved their overall energy efficiency, used innovative technologies to gain a competitive advantage and potential disruptions in the energy sector.