5th December 2017

New Year’s Resolutions to Save Your Business Electricity

Thinking of simple ways to save electricity in the new year? Follow the advice of MacLaren Electrical Services Ltd and your business will be making savings in no time!

Make some new year’s resolutions that will not only save your business money, but also make your business more energy efficient and operating well in 2018. An electrician Glasgow based from MacLaren Electrical Services Ltd knows businesses are always looking for simple ways to save electricity and therefore, money.

Simple Ways to Save Electricity

Develop Good Habits

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Developing good habits for 2018 will make sure your business saves money.

Developing good habits in the new year will make sure your business is saving money. It does not matter if you have a commercial or industrial business, make sure you make time to develop good habits. This can include

  • Turning off appliances and unplugging when not in use
  • Making sure power sockets or extension cables are not overloaded
  • Ensuring computers are turned off at the end of the day, not just on standby

Most of these only apply to smaller, office based businesses, there is no harm in putting this into practice in a more industrial environment! As the business owner, you have the influence that will make employees follow by example.

Employee Incentives

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Create incentives for employees to encourage them to be more energy efficient.

Another one of the simple ways to save electricity, is to give your employees motivation for doing so. You could create a monthly scheme with rewards to encourage staff to be more aware of energy consumption! Not only will this result in electrical savings, it may bond employees and get people talking to each other.

Set Goals

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Our team will help you set realistic and achievable energy management goals!

A simple way of keeping track of energy saving progress is by setting goals and monitoring them. Make sure they are realistic and appropriate for your type of business. The team at MacLaren Electrical Services Ltd can give you guidance in how to go about planning and setting goals. By using our energy management service, we will make sure your company is on track and doing everything to achieve what you want to in 2018.

Install Energy Saving Fittings

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Installing LED lighting in the new year will start your energy saving journey!

The most obvious way your business can save money and electricity in 2018 is by installing energy efficient solutions. Installing LED lighting is just one step you can take. MES are very concerned with encouraging clients to be as energy efficient as possible!

MacLaren Electrical Services Ltd are very concerned with making sure our clients are prepared for 2018! Look at our last post for more advice about how to prepare for the new year. Save your business money with the help of MacLaren Electrical Services Ltd!

Steven Maclaren is an electrical expert and has been for the last 10 years, his company Maclaren Electrical Services has worked incredibly hard to build their reputation in the electrical industry. Steven strives to develop and evolve to ensure that he can do the best for the team, the community and the environment.