In today’s competitive global market, manufacturers must scrutinize all elements of their price-sensitive products in order to maintain and increase market share. Progressive manufacturers analyze energy usage regularly to minimize the non value added costs of producing their products - because wasted energy costs alone can drain manufacturers of thousands of dollars each year.
An energy assessment is a close look at your company’s consumption of all power from all sources, at all times of the day and in all functions of your operation. Energy assessments have two principal purposes - to determine how much energy is consumed for each purpose or function in a manufacturing environment, and how much of that energy can be saved at what price. Here’s a guide to conducting an energy assessment.