Energy management benefits two large manufacturers


Large plastics manufacturers use many different types of energy in every aspect of business, from building or plant management to plastics production, product development and even shipping. It's unlikely every activity is as efficient as it can be, leaving many opportunities assess and improve energy usage. A number of manufacturers have created energy assessment groups to not only look for ways to improve efficiency and save money within their operation, but to also be on the lookout for favorable outside opportunities that not only can reduce costs, but can even generate revenue.

Even smaller companies without dedicated energy management staff may be able to take advantage of the types of opportunities these larger companies are finding by taking a more energy-aware mindset when developing new operations or evaluating existing ones.
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