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Tips to reduce business energy costs

business energy costs

Energy cost is one of the top business expenses for most of the small businesses. An efficient way to improve the profit of a business is by reducing energy usage.

The truth is you can lower your energy bill by thousands of dollars every month, depending on the size of your office by following just a few simple steps. There are some factors you need to consider to reduce the costs of your company when it comes to energy.

Below is a list of all the things you can do to save energy in workplace:

Switch off equipments when not in use or not required

You should turn off all your equipment such as refrigerators, cameras, air conditioners, coffee vending machines, and PCs when you do not need them. You will be able to significantly reduce your electricity bill by turning them off after business hours and during holidays. This will not only save energy, but it will also keep the devices safe, because you never know how they will act when there is a power outage or a sudden power surge.

Use energy-saving devices

It is advisable to buy more expensive energy-saving devices such as LED bulbs and low-flow showerheads than paying heavy energy bills. You can also plan the installation of motion sensors at places such as storage space, bathrooms, and break rooms. These sensors react to the presence of a person by switching on the light and switching off when no one present.

Consider Installing Solar Panels

Installing solar panels in your commercial property can save your business a significant amount of money. They might initially look expensive, but for two or three decades solar panels will provide a free source of electricity. You can recover the expenses in just few years after installation. It is best time to insulate your business against rising energy prices by getting off the grid.

Contact Total Solutions for free solar consultation. We are solar experts providing a cost-effective way of reducing energy costs for residential and commercial property owners throughout Arizona

Energy Audit

You can hire an energy audit company and let them do energy audit of your establishment. There are several companies that offer free energy audit services that can help you understand how much energy your small company requires and where changes and improvements can be made. They can help you find all energy saving opportunities in your property.

Many people often overlook the little things which can deliver big savings on power bills. By taking these measures, you will be able to see a significant reduction in your energy bill.  Contact Total Solutions  if you are interested in exploring solar opportunities for your property.

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