Tag Archives: The Carbon Trust

Big business wasting money by failing to implement cost saving energy measures

SENIOR BOSSES identified as key barrier to action on energy efficiency.   2degrees has today published a report which reveals that some of the world’s largest businesses are missing opportunities to cut energy costs by failing to implement proven energy saving measures. The findings also show that it is the senior leaders of some companies who…
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Money to burn

ENERGY COSTS for UK caterers could rise by 20% to over £920m by 2020, so why are they wasting so much?                      The Carbon Trust has revealed that caterers could save 3p per meal on energy as it launches a Cut Costs and Carbon Calculator (first…
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Energy management guide could save butchers £720 a year

QUALITY MEAT Scotland and the Carbon Trust Scotland has produced a new guide to help Scottish butchers manage their gas and electricity costs.                     The Scottish Butchers Guide to Saving Energy aims to provide butchers with practical and useful guidance around reducing energy costs, and claims…
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The Next Green Thing: The resource crunch

THE ONGOING series of The Next Green Thing looks at the upward pressure of energy prices and what companies need to do to make better use of the resources they have.   Brutally exposed   Twice in three years Russia has accused Ukraine of stealing its gas as it gets piped into Europe. Within hours…
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